[act-ma] 9/11 Appalachia Rising Fundraiser in Lowell (art, culture, enviro/social justice!)
ashrana_solitude at yahoo.com
Thu Aug 26 19:36:13 PDT 2010
"Stories from the Mountains"
An evening to benefit those affected by radical mountaintop removal strip mining in Appalachia
featuring new work from photographer Rana X. as well as live regional music and a presentation by the Beehive Collective.
Saturday, September 11th, 2010
at 119 Gallery
119 Chelmsford St. Lowell, MA
7-11pm ($5 suggested donation at the door)
MORE INFO AND FLYER HERE:
mailto: shoot.rana.x at gmail.com
FB event page: http://www.facebook.com/#!/event.php?eid=142872949067161
All proceeds from the evening will go to Appalachia Rising the largest ever gathering of those opposed to mountain top removal happening September 25-27th in Washington DC and including celebrities Ashley Judd, Woody Harrelson, Robert F. Kennedy Jr, Darryl Hannah, Kevin Bacon, Ed Begley Jr., and Kathy Mattea all rallying behind mountain citizens to call for an end to the destruction of the Appalachian mountains, its communities, and the poisoning of America’s water supply through mountaintop removal mining. More info can be found at: http://www.appalachiarising.org.
If you have any interest in social/environmental justice issues, labor
history, industrial archeology,
and/or Appalachian culture.....
.....PLEASE spread the work, come, enjoy, and support!!
in solidarity, for the mountains!!
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