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Just sharing info on a community event (I did not write this article):

Events will take place throughout San Diego all day on 2.14.13 and you are invited to all of them. There will be a rally (STRIKE!) and march (RISE!) in Downtown San Diego and an uprising (DANCE!), at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park, with speakers, music and dancing.

STRIKE! 2:14 pm  Citywide – Here is a list of local Regional Risings in San Diego Other Events/Locations (time = 2:14 p.m. unless otherwise noted):

  • San Diego Women’s Museum event in Liberty Station
  • Big Kitchen 3008 Grape Street, 92102
  • San Diego LBGT Community Center, 3909 Centre St. 92103
  • San Diego State University, In front of Hepner Hall
  • UCSD Women’s Center 9500 Gilman Dr.La Jolla, California 92093
  • Mission Bay Highschool, 2475 Grand Ave  San Diego, CA 92109
  • The Rubber Rose, 917 E St  San Diego, CA 92101
  • Old Navy Mission Valley, 990 Camino Del Rio N San Diego, CA 92108
  • Queen Bee’s, 3925 Ohio Street, San Diego, CA 92104

RISE! 4:30 pm Join us for a March through Downtown, from City Hall  (see the route)

DANCE! 6:30 – 8:30 pm Balboa Park Organ Pavilion

Djredlite – 6:30-8:30
Eveoke- Opening 6:30
Call to Peace: Reverend Roby – 6:40
Intro and Welcome: Carla Nell and Kym Pappas – 6:50
Center for Community Solutions: Verna Griffin-Tabor-  6:55
Over IT: Tiffany Tank and Wendy Savage – 7:05
Verlocity Line Dancers – 7:15
Gill Sotu- 7:30
Stacy Dyson and Jacqueline Penhos – 7:40
Break the Silence: Kristen- 7:50
Joshua & Josia Sharpe – 8:00
United Nations – Bettina- 8:15
One Billion Rising song: Maynard Dean Wade- 8:20
Call to Action: Rhiannon Jones Becca Noland – 8:30

Link to: Break the Chain Song and Choreography

If you can’t walk out for the whole day, we ask that you join one of several 20-minute Regional Risings happening throughout San Diego.  Find a Rising near you.

To get involved with the entire movement, visit the link for One Billion Rising worldwide.  More San Diego events will be listed as they happen so check back often.  Sign up here!

We are securing locations throughout San Diego that can host events so that you will never be too far from something happening on this historic event.

Oh, and you’ll want a t-shirt. You can get One Billion Rising t-shirts ad other cool things at: