Vote! Oklahoma STATEWIDE CANDIDATES in November General Election

VOTE as if … EARTH mattered; NATURE mattered; SCHOOLS mattered; CHILDREN mattered; WOMEN mattered; HUMAN RIGHTS mattered; CIVIL RIGHTS mattered; FAIR WAGES mattered; INFRASTRUCTURE mattered. Deadline to Register:  October 10th Deadline Request Absentee Ballot: October 29th Early Voting: Thursday, Oct. 30: 8am-6pm Friday, Oct. 31: 8am-6pm Saturday, Nov. 1: 9am-2pm ELECTION DAY VOTING Tuesday, Nov. 4th  … Read more…

2012 Fall Peace Festival will be held Sunday November 11, 11 – 5

The Peace House and the Peace Education Institute will host the 2012 Fall Peace Festival on Sunday, November 11 from 11 to 5 pm. Mark your calendars for the season’s most popular event for peace and justice information and networking, handmade crafts, natural and Oklahoma grown food, music, dancing and fun! See our Festival Info … Read more…

Oklahoma City recycling seminar, Oct. 13

Oklahoma Recycling Seminar “Recycling Across Oklahoma: Urban, Suburban and Rural” will take place on Thursday, October 13, 2011 in Stillwater. The full day conference, hosted by the Oklahoma Recycling Association (OKRA), will feature a keynote presentation about Walmart’s Zero Waste Program. Additional topics include Future Trends in Recycling; Master Recyclers Programs; Rural Recycling Collections; E-waste … Read more…

Spaces still available for summer Peace Camp for 5th & 6th graders

PEACE CHALLENGE CAMP Monday thru Friday, July 11th-15th- — For rising 5th & 6th graders. There are still openings for both boys and girls. Scholarships are available from generous donors.  Please call Conna for more information:  204-6479   This is a unique opportunity for children who otherwise don’t get to attend high quality summer programs. www.PeaceEducationInstitute.org

High Schools and Military Recruiters

Recently, the Peace House was sent a copy of a letter written by a Metro area high school student expressing frustration at presence of military recruiters in his high school. A portion of that letter is printed here along with reflections by Risa Wilkinson, a member of the local Oklahoma Committee for Conscientious Objectors (OCCO). … Read more…