5/1: Immigrant Solidarity Day at St. Joseph’s in Patchogue

The Second Annual
Immigrant Solidarity Day

Tuesday May 1, 2007
at St. Joseph’s College
155 West Roe Blvd. Patchogue, NY 11772
Call the Modern Language Department (631) 447-3341
All are invited to a day of films, lectures, celebration and peaceful protest
against anti-immigration legislation and for solidarity.

All events are free and open to the public.
Wear white to show your solidarity!

St. Joseph’s College Proudly Presents

Finding the Next Step:

Immigration, Unity and Action

12:30 PM in the McGann Conference Center
Suffolk County Legislator Ricardo Montano and Rev. Allan Ramirez
will be joining us with insight into the local issues and how we, along with government officials effect immigrants.

2:00 PM-6:00 Pm Solidarity Fair in the Quad
Enjoy a variety of activities, displays and presentations.
Local artists, musicians and businesses will be presenting their talents, while you take action and call your representatives.

6:00 PM Food for Thought in the Quad
Activities include: Interactive Chalk Mural (Make your mark and let your voice be heard!) Poetry Slam, Spoken Word and Open Mic Session. International Potluck Dinner (Please bring any dish of your liking to share in our Solidarity Supper.) Followed by live music and dancing!

9:00 PM Candlelight vigil for peace.
A moment of quiet reflection as we conclude by adding light to the darkness.

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