Wednesday, 9 September 2009

ACE protests this saturday

this coming saturday is a day of protest against night class cuts:

In Auckland, the noon “Challenge the Change” March down Queen Street will start from Meyers Park and end at Queen Elizabeth Square with messages of support from Green Party Co-leader Russell Norman, MP Catherine Delahunty and Labour MP and Opposition Spokesperson for Education – Maryan Street.

Wellington will hold a noon Balloon Release ceremony at the Civic Square and Christchurch communities will assemble at the Speakers Corner at Cathedral Square at noon. The Nelson community will present a mural created by the local art night class to local National MP Nick Smith at the Nelson Markets around 11.45 am along with giving away 100 balloons marking a century of night classes.

Other planned events include a Balloon release at 1.30pm in Ashburton on Friday the 11th of September at the Domain Pavilion at Walnut Ave, Petition signing on 12th September at Napier and Hasting markets and a Public Protest meeting in Dunedin at Logan Park School from 6pm on Friday the 18th September.

hope you can get along to one of these events, where ever you are.

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