34th Annual Peace Fair & Music Festival

    February 27, 2016 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Reid Park bandshell
    Country Club x 22nd Street
    This FREE event is Arizona’s largest gathering of Peace, Justice, and Environmental groups. There will be live music, tables, food, entertainment, and children’s activities.
    Reid Park BandshellTucson, Arizona
    Mary (520) 730-3609 or mdecamp@q.com

    34th Annual Peace Fair & Music Festival
    Saturday, February 27, 2016, 11am-4pm
    Reid Park Outdoor Stage


    11:00 a.m. — One HeartBeat

    11:50 a.m. — Songs of Compassion, Little Laura

    12:05 p.m. — Tucson’s Raging Grannies

    12:20 p.m. — Sacred Space Presents

    1:00 p.m. — Gamelan Orchestra

    2:00 p.m. — TBA

    3:00 p.m. — BAM!

    3:40 p.m. — Closing Ceremony with Quynn Elizabeth Shamanic Group

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).


    1. Lots of the usual booths there today at the peace fair: Jobs for Justice, Green Party, Community Party, Democratic Party, Feel the Bern (for Bernie), Vets for Peace. Some not so usual: National Writers Union, Colibri Center for Human Rights, ASK/prevent gun violence in Arizona, Black Lives Matter. “Celebrate Peace” song drummed by opening act One Heartbeat; and the usual critical songs by the Raging Grannies. Ongoing till 4 p.m. today at Reid Park bandshell. Enjoyed Indian popover by La Indita restaurant, and a vegan apple strudel by Rev. Grounds books.


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