2-days of protest in Potrero - STOP BLACKWATER

Saturday, October 6 2007
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Potrero: - Potrero Regional Park - approx. 40 miles east of downton SD
Potrero Park Dr and Hwy 94
Potrero, CA 91963

Two days of protest activity in Potrero


Potrero, East San Diego County
Join the Stop Blackwater Encampment, Demonstration and Walk, October 6 & 7
INFORMATION


ENCAMPMENT: Join our camp at Potrero Regional Park. Activities begin on Saturday, but camping can begin on Friday night. See details for being a part of the camp-out below

Day visitors on Saturday and Sunday:

EDUCATION DAY, Saturday, October 6


Activities will start on Saturday at 9 a.m. with a Sierra Club event: an easy walking tour of the Hauser Wilderness led by Ellen Shively, with wildlife expert Geoffrey Smith Meet at Potrero Regional Park at 9 a.m. to carpool to the trail head!

Workshops begin at 2 p..m. and will be held in the Pavilion at Potrero Regional Park:

Activities will start on Saturday at 9 a.m. with a Sierra Club event: an easy walking tour of the Hauser Wilderness led by Ellen Shively, with wildlife expert Geoffrey Smith Meet at Potrero Regional Park at 9 a.m. to carpool to the trail head!

WORKSHOPS begin at 2 p..m. and will be held in the Pavilion at Potrero Regional Park:

2-3:15 p.m.:
Workshop 1--Overview of Blackwater and its expansion, "Blackwater West" in Potrero by Raymond Lutz, Citizens' Oversight
Workshop 2--War Profiteering led by David Wiley and Jim Brown, San Diego Veterans for Peace


3:30-4:45 p.m:
Workshop 1--Potrero Wildlife led by Renee Owens, Sierra Club
Workshop 2--Militarization of the Border led by Enrique Morones, Border Angels

Come out to the Park anytime on Saturday and visit our displays, talk to local activists, hang out!

****Saturday evening we will move to a different location for evening events:
5:30 p.m. Bring your dinner out and picnic before the evening program of music and spoken word---Location: 23975 Yerba Santa Road (corner of Round Potrero Rd. and Yerba Santa).
Parking is available on the property. Once in Potrero, from I-94 go north on Potrero Valley Road, go left onto Round Potrero Road and continue to location.
Please bring flashlights, camp chairs and water; please NO fires, candles, kerosene lanterns, etc. due to fire hazard.
6-7 p.m. Drum circle (bring your drums!!!)
7 p.m. Music and spoken word program

Come out to the Park anytime on Saturday and visit our displays, talk to local activists, hang out!

Saturday evening We will move to a different location for evening events:
5:30 p.m. Bring your dinner out and picnic before the evening program of music and spoken word---Location: 23975 Yerba Santa Road (corner of Round Potrero Rd. and Yerba Santa).

DIRECTIONS
Parking is available on the property. Once in Potrero, from I-94 go north on Potrero Valley Road, go left onto Round Potrero Road and continue to location.
Bring your equipment: Please bring flashlights, camp chairs and water; please NO fires, candles, kerosene lanterns, etc. due to fire hazard.
6-7 p.m. Drum circle (bring your drums!!!)
7 p.m. Music and spoken word program


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7--RALLY AND WALK!


Gather at 3975 Yerba Santa Road (corner of Round Potrero Rd. and Yerba Santa). Parking is available on the property. Once in Potrero, from I-94 go north on Potrero Valley Road, go left onto Round Potrero Road and continue to location. We'll have signs out!

We have a great lineup of speakers, including Representative Bob Filner.

Bring camp chairs for the rally! And bee sure to bring hats, sunscreen, water!

SEE YOU THERE!
Carol Jahnkow
Director, Peace Resource Center of San Diego

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