3 P.M. Cathedral Square, 850 N Jefferson Street, Milwaukee
Protest led by 50 Miles More and The People’s Movement of Milwaukee (this will be an approximately 4 mile march/protest, stopping at the 5 PM event listed below, then returning to Cathedral Square)
*These events are still being developed, more information will be updated as it becomes available!*
Join us for an all day family friendly event recognizing 50+ days of protests and resistance in the Greater Milwaukee community. We will have various fundraisers and activities culminating in a protest/march in the early afternoon.
(WEAR A MASK AND PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING!)
+ 9:00 AM: Plants for Milwaukee’s Day of Action Supporting Black Lives | Proceeds benefiting Love on Black Women & event/protest aid/support. Various plants, pots and terrariums are available for purchase. Cash/Venmo: @cultivatemke /CashApp $cultivatemke/ accepted
+ 9:00 AM: Bake Sale for Milwaukee Day of Action Supporting BLM
More info: Various individually baked goods are available for purchase. Proceeds benefiting protest aid/support & Love on Black Women. Cash/Venmo: @cultivatemke /CashApp $cultivatemke/ accepted
+ 9:00 AM: Free exhibit & zines: The Milwaukee Fair Housing Marches 1967-68 | Learn about the NAACP Youth Council and Commandos, who marched for 200 consecutive days for fair housing. This exhibit will go on until 3:00 PM.
+ 11:00 AM: Restorative Reset Stretch with Jessica Hope of Jessica Hope Wellness | Proceeds benefiting Black Leaders Organizing for Communities & Leaders Igniting Transformation
Registration: Yoga for MKE Day of Action Supporting BLM
+ 11:00 AM: Letter writing campaign led by Lauren RL
+ 12:00pm-2:00pm: Wee Chalk Your Walk Cathedral Square: Milwaukee Day Of Action with the Black Educators Caucus MKE
+ 3:00 PM: Supply drop off for protest (first aid, electrolytes, water).
+ 4:00 PM: Protest led by 50 Miles More and The People’s Movement of Milwaukee (this will be an approximately 4 mile march/protest, stopping at the 5 PM event listed below, then returning to Cathedral Square)
+ 5:00 PM: No Justice For Elijah! End Racism In Milwaukee’s Music Community led by Dayvin Hallmon and Princess High
NOTE: This is a two day event with the second part being held on Sunday Morning at 10:00 AM BLM Legion Of The Soul Orchestra Protest Concert
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July 11, 2020 Appleton, WI