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High Holiday Rally & Tashlich Service for Immigration Justice @ Northampton
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
MARCH 4-5PM RITUAL/RALLY 5-6:30PM
Marchers should meet at Pulaski Park in Northampton or corner of Railroad Street and West Street in Hadley at 4PM.
(Marchers preferring a shorter walk should meet at Sheldon Field at 4:30PM.) The rally will take place at 5PM
at the boat launch on Damon Road, under the Northampton side of the Coolidge Bridge.
WHAT TO BRING
Signs, shofars, pebbles for tashlich, and energy!
We encourage signs that identify your group and focus on Defunding Hate and Closing the Camps.
WHAT WILL HAPPEN
We will hold a special Tashlich ceremony, throwing pebbles into the water to represent the sins
of our government being committed in our names. Tashlich will be followed by speakers,
including Jewish and immigrant activists, demanding the defunding of ICE and Border Patrol!
WHO SHOULD COME
We welcome everyone who is concerned about immigration justice.
FAMILIES ARE BEING TORN APART. WE MUST NOT STAND IDLY BY.
OUR PIONEER VALLEY ACTION IS ONE OF MANY HIGH HOLIDAY ACTIONS ACROSS THE COUNTRY CALLED
FOR BY BEND THE ARC JEWISH ACTION, A MEMBER OF THE DEFUND HATE COALITION!
THIS HIGH HOLIDAY ACTION IS SPONSORED BY
Western MA Jewish Activists for Immigration Justice * Beit Ahavah Synagogue of Greater Northampton and Tzedek Tzedek Committee Tikkun Olam Committee of the Jewish Community of Amherst * Refugee Support Project of Temple Israel, Greenfield Tikkun Olam Committee of Congregation B'nai Israel * Prayground Minyan * Pioneer Valley Workers Center * Bend the Arc Jewish Action
FOR UPDATES OR TO LEARN MORE, CHECK OUT OUR FACEBOOK EVENT - facebook.com/events/376902869899683
FOR QUESTIONS - Ellen Kaufmann 625-9708 [email protected]