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Find us at 1364 Fremont Blvd., Seaside!

 We’re opening our doors! MONTEREY PEACE AND JUSTICE CENTER’S SOCIAL JUSTICE LIBRARY.  Please stop by any Wednesday or Saturday (1:00-5:30pm) to set up a free library account and check out our books! 
After signing up you can see our Library online.
Nearly 900 books available.
Our Library includes works on: Foreign Policy, Civil Rights, Labor, Immigration, Economics, Environment, Education, Women's Studies, and more.

ART GALLERY, LIBRARY and Reading Room are open Wednesday & Saturday from 1:00 - 5:30 pm. .  Come by and browse our books, preview the DVDs, read Zee Magazine, YES!, Mother Jones, The Progressive Populist or The Progressive or just chat and have a cup of tea!   

  • MPJC Art Gallery. 
 History, Memory, and Voices:  Selected Readings and Portraits from CSUMB’s Oral History and Community Memory Archive. Monterey Peace and Justice Center Art Gallery. through June and July

Monterey Peace and Justice Center is affiliated with
World Beyond War and is a member of the Peace Coalition of Monterey County.

 September-October 2019 PROGRAMS

The Monterey Peace & Justice Center is  open 1:00 – 5:30 pm Wednesday and Saturday.

Events are at the Center unless otherwise noted:

Friday, September 20, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Art Opening and Artist Reception: Build Bridges Not Walls, new student work by Carmel High and Youth Art Collective students. Art Gallery at the Monterey Peace and Justice Center, 1364 Fremont Blvd, Seaside.  Free event. The public is invited. refreshments served. Sponsored by the Monterey Peace and Justice Center, Carmel High School, Youth Arts Collective, Arts Council of Monterey County.  The students worked under the direction of Carmel Visual Art instructors Steven Russell and Holly Lederie as well as mentorship from the after school art studio Youth Arts Collective

The exhibit runs through October 31.  The artwork is available for viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays from 1:00 to 5:30 pm and when the Peace Center is open for public events

Saturday, October 19, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, Speaker Kang Liao, 30 Years After Tiananmen Square.  Free event. Sponsored by MPJC, Peace Coalition of Monterey County, and Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom Monterey County Branch at the Monterey Peace and Justice Center, 1364 Fremont Blvd., Seaside.