Today in 2002: The first of the detainees and enemy combatants arrived at Guantánamo Bay, the U.S. military base on the southeastern coast of Cuba.
It’s This Weekend’s Action Calendar!
Tonight, Absolutely Art and Café Zoma will host a reception for the paintings of the late Steve Boyum. There will be catering by Bunky’s and live music. This is tonight from 5 to 9pm at 2322 Atwood Avenue. More info at 249-9100
One week from today will be the Martin Luther King, Jr. Coalition hosts the 26th annual free community dinner. This will be Friday, January 18th, from 4:30 to 7pm at Gordons Commons on the UW campus, 770 West Dayton Street, second floor.
Tomorrow is Markets and Meals for Hope – a winter farmers market and local food brunch hosted by the Churches’ Center for Land and People. Proceeds benefit the Harvest of Hope Emergency Fund that benefits farmers in need. This is tomorrow from 10am to 1pm at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, 2420 Saint Albert Drive in Sun Prairie. For more info, visit cclpmidwest.org.
Also tomorrow is a Day of Action and Awareness of Human Trafficking. Learn about human trafficking from local experts, and discover the anti-trafficking and interrelated efforts of local organizations. Speakers will focus on the three P’s of Human Trafficking—Prevention, Protection and Prosecution. This is tomorrow from 10am to 2pm at the Goodman Community Center, 149 Waubesa Street. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 847-828-5762