Events

Broome County Peace Action and Broome County Veterans for Peace hold combined meetings starting at 10:30 AM on the second Saturday of each month. During the pandemic, meetings are held via Zoom. Contact us if you would like to join the meetings.

The Weekly Peace Vigil is held on the sidewalk in front of the Federal Building on Henry Street each Monday. It has been held continuously since April of 1999. The vigil runs from 4:00 to 5:00 PM during Eastern  Standard time (changes to 4:30 to 5:30 PM during Daylight Saving Time). We hold signs pertaining to issues of peace and justice ranging from local to global topics, speaking peace in our community, country, and the world.

Nuclear Weapons Declared Illegal by United Nations

On Friday, January 22, 12 noon, a celebration of joy was held in front the Federal Building on Henry St., Binghamton, to cheer for 2/3 of all nations who have made nuclear weapons illegal on this day.

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See more photos of this event by Ellen Connett

 

Pie Chart on U.S. Discretionary Spending: