NEIS, Chicago Beyond Nuclear, Takoma Park MD Friends of the Earth, Washington DC
A Mountain of Waste 70 Years High:
Ending the Nuclear Age
Saturday, December 1 -- International House, 1414 E. 59th Street, Chicago
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Evening events 5:30 -- 10 p.m.
Sunday, December 2
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. -- Hutchinson Commons, Reynolds Club, 5706 S. University Ave., Chicago
3:30 p.m. -- Memorial ceremony, at Henry Moore Sculpture to Nuclear Power, 56th and Ellis, Chicago
4:30 -- 6:30 -- Active Hope -- a workshop to deal with nuclear despair
Monday, December 3
A planned caravan to the Red Gate Woods Forest Preserve site where the first wastes of the Nuclear Age are buried -- next to picnic groves and bike paths. Leaving from the Henry Moore Sculpture on the University of Chicago campus at 10 a.m., returning by 1 p.m. You must sign up in advance at Conference Registration desk for this tour.
- Guest Plenary Presenters:
o Akiko Yoshida, Friends of the Earth, Tokyo Japan
o Setsuko Thurlow, hibakusha, Toronto Canada
- Keynote Speaker: Sat. Dec. 1, 7 -- 8 p.m., open to the public