Hey folks

We're gearing up for the March 15 march and rally to stop the war in Iraq. There are many volunteer opportunities before and on the day of the event. Please read below and contact the appropriate "point person" if you can help with any of these items. It really helps us if you let us know you are planning to help ahead of time!

1) PHONING 3/9 and anytime til 3/15
   Several organizations will need help calling through their membership
   lists to turn people out.

   There is a phone bank set up for Sunday March 9 from 6-8:30 PM.
   A dozen phones at Neil Kelly at N Albina and Alberta (SW corner).
   Contact: John Grueschow, 503-238-0605.

2) POSTERING any time til 3/15
   We have 8.5x11 flyers here at the PJW office. SE 28th and Stark.
   503-236-3065.
   An original 8.5x11 is on the PJW website,
   updated pretty much weekly, at
   http://www.rdrop.com/~pjw/mar15flyer.pdf

   11x17 posters are available at these sites (some will require a call first):
   --Friday 3/7 PPRC Rally, SW corner of Pioneer Square.
   --AFSC office, 2249 E. Burnside, 503-230-9427.
   --Northeast Portland: Fred Smith, 503-281-2600,
      sfred3@msn.com
   --Bread and Roses Center, 819 N. Killingsworth,
      (On bus lines #4 and #72), 503-240-4462
   --SW Portland Near Lewis and Clark: Jan Weston,
      503 293-4301, janweston@compuserve.com
   --SE Portland: Camilla Simon, demetershouse@yahoo.com
   --Red and Black Coffee Collective, 2138 SE Division St
   --Laughing Horse Books, 3652 SE Division St

1/4 Page Flyers are also available from:
     --Friday 3/7 PPRC Rally, SW corner of Pioneer Square.
     --Jan Weston, 503 293-4301, janweston@compuserve.com

3) PEACEKEEPERS & STAGE SECURITY
      (separate positions): 3/8, 3/10 and 3/15

   Needed: 200 extremely calm people, 18 or older, willing
   to cheerfully help things along at this fully permitted, safe
   for non-citizens, family event, on Saturday, March 15th, beginning at 1 p.m.

Peacekeepers must attend a one-hour training session
  at one of the following days and times:
  Saturday March 8 from 1 to 2 p.m.,
  or Monday March 10 from 5 to 6 p.m.
   At the North entrance to Terry Schrunk Plaza, at SW 3rd,
  between Madison and Jefferson.

   (Stay an hour longer for the STAGE SECURITY training session.)

Training for Peacekeepers is not the same as training for Stage
  Security
. You are welcome to attend both sessions, but you cannot
  serve in both capacities at the same event.

Those who served as Peacekeepers on January 18