Program

Program

Please note that this is a tentative schedule. The 2020 Convention Committee will be updating information as it becomes available!

Wednesday, August 5th
9 am -5 pm Board Meeting
3 pm - 7 pm Registration/Book Sales/Literature tables/Check-in & Info tables
5 pm -6:30 pm  President's reception
6:30 pm - 8 pm Dinner break
8 pm - 10 pm Poetry readings
9 pm - 11 pm Films

 

Thursday, August 6th
7 am - 8 am Yoga, Meditation, AA
8 am - 6 pm Registration/Book Sales/Literature tables/Check-in & Info tables
8 - 9 am Opening Plenary
9:15 - 11:45 am Nuclear Plenary "Life of a neutron" (5 speakers)
11:45 am - 12:45 pm  Lunch Break
1 pm Buses to Ashley Pond, Los Alamos
3 - 9 pm Program at Los Alamos (Coordinated with Campaign Nonviolence Conference)
9 pm Buses leave Los Alamos (Arriving at hotel at 11 pm)
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm Films

 

Friday, August 7th
7 - 8 am

Yoga, Meditation. AA

8:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration/Book Sales/Literature tables/Check-in & Info tables
8:30 - 10 am  Workshops
10:30 am - 12 pm Workshops
12- 1:30 pm

Lunch Break

1:30 - 3 pm Workshops
3:30 - 5 pm

Plenary on Decolonialization

5:30 - 7:30 pm Dinner Break
7:30 - 10 pm Public Event (TBD)
7:30 - 10 pm

Films

 

Saturday, August 8th
7 - 8 am Yoga, Meditation, AA
8 am - 3 pm Registration/Book Sales/Literature tables/Check-in & Info tables
8:30 am - 12:00 pm Business Meeting
12 - 1:45 pm Lunch Break
2 - 4 pm VFP Business Meeting and Speakout
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception
7:00 pm - Midnight Banquet
10:00 pm - 12:00 am Film Showing

 

Sunday, August 9th
7 - 8 am Yoga/Meditation
AA
9  - 10 am Open Mic
10:30 am Buses leave for Los Alamos
12 - 2:30 pm Los Alamos program.  A silent procession.  Rally to follow featuring rally at the main stage with speakers and musicians, featuring Dolores Huerta, Martin Sheen and more.
2:30 pm  Buses leave for Albuquerque (Return at 4:30)

 

 

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