Friday, July 18, 2008

Mark Twain, Nelson Mandela And RI Wobblies!

Adam and Eve had many advantages, but the principle one was that they escaped teething.
-Puddn'head Wilson's Calendar

Thanks to Alan Cordle's blog, []

I realize it is Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday!

Upcoming IWW Legal Defense Fund-Raisers:
Join us in our effort to raise thousands of dollars in legal fees to fight the criminal charges of Alex Svoboda and Jason Friedmutter, members of the Providence Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) who were attacked and arrested by the North Providence police last August 11th during a union march. Pictures @

July 18, 5:30pm Potluck Cookout and Raffle
Mid-summer cookout (vegan options available). Bring a dish to share and BYOB. Raffle featuring fabulous local gifts and prizes.
392 Pine St. Providence

August 2, 8:00pm Homebrew Beer Garden
Homebrew crafted by the Bartertown brewmaster. Five different varieties. Donations. 21+.
139 Wood St. Providence

August 3, 10am-2pm Pancake Breakfast
Flapjacks, french toast, tofu scramble, homefries, fruit, pastries, and mimosas. Vegan options available. Donations.
139 Wood St. Providence

For more information contact the Providence IWW at 402-639-4171,

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