Hot Summer Nights – Calendar issue #121 Summer 2016

May 1 – June 10 FREE ALL AGES

Oakland Spring Rising


May 4 – 15 FREE ALL AGES

Break Free From Fossil Fuels – People all around the world are joining together in peaceful resistance against the fossil fuel industry, and in support of a just transition to renewable energy.



Orange County Anarchist Bookfair @ Fullerton College


May 16 – 22 FREE ALL AGES

Rubber Stamp Rebellion – tell the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission no new gas industry permits.


May 20 – 22

Left Forum 2016 – John Jay College of Criminal Justice The City University of New York 524 W. 59th Street, NYC



March Against Monsanto – register your city addmymarch


May 22

Wavy Gravy’s 80th Birthday – Somo Village Event Center, Rohnert Park, CA


June 3-5

Sacramento Black Book Fair. Historic Center of Oak Park 35th and Broadway.


June 11 • Noon – 10pm

SF Free Folk Fest. Everett Middle School 450 Church Street (between 16th and 17th St.) San Francisco


June 10 • 8pm FREE ALL AGES

East Bay Bike Party. 2nd Friday each month.



International day of Solidarity with Anarchist Prisoners. Local events all over.


June 11 – 13 FREE ALL AGES

Convergence in support of Eco-Prisoners & Against Toxic Prisons. Conference / direct action. Washington, DC


June 16 • 7:30pm

Iranian-American Comedian Writer ”How to Make White People Laugh” – 2501 Harrison St., Oakland


June 18 – 19 • 11-5pm

Queer Comics Expo. SOMArts Cultural Center 934 Brannan St. San Francisco.


June 18 – 26

Wild Roots Feral Futures 8th annual direct action eco-defense camp. Southwest Colorado mountains location TBA. feralfutures dot


June 24 • 6pm FREE ALL AGES

San Francisco Critical mass bike ride. Gather at Justin Herman Plaza. Last Friday each month.


June 29 – July 6

Earth First! Round River Rendezvous. Great Lakes bioregion. Rrr2016 at


July 1 – 2 FREE ALL AGES

2nd Feria de Publicaciones Independientes focusing on resisting borders. Hostal Pangea and Cafe A 1st and Revolution St. Tijuana, Mexico.


Month of July FREE ALL AGES

24 Hour Zine Thing – make a 24 page zine in 24 hours, anywhere, anytime this month



July 4 • 2pm FREE ALL AGES

San Francisco Mime Troupe opening performance of “White Rabbit, Red Rabbit” -19th & Dolores, YUPPIE HELL.


Week of July 4 FREE ALL AGES

Rainbow Gathering – ask a hippie for where it is this year.


July 6 – 12

Pacific Northwest Climate Camp. Lemon Island, Oregon – 11 miles from Portland (strategically located within easy paddling distance of railroads hauling oil and coal.)


July 14 • 2pm FREE ALL AGES

Mad Pride March. Meet at Another Way (125 Barre St Montpelier, VT) and also other Mad Pride events all over.


July 15 – 17

Speak for Wolves. West Yellowstone, Montana.


July 18 – 21 FREE ALL AGES

Protest Republican National Convention. Cleveland, OH Quicken Loans Arena


July 25 – 28 FREE ALL AGES

Protest Democratic National Convention. Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center.


August 13 • 11 – 4pm

Kenosha, WI Zine Fest. Artworks 5002 7th


August 13 • 10am

SlutWalk DC Saturday, a worldwide movement against victim-blaming, survivor-shaming, and rape culture


August 21 • 7pm FREE ALL AGES

Slingshot new volunteer meeting / article brainstorm for issue #122. 3124 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley.


September 4 FREE ALL AGES

15th annual SF Zine Fest – Golden Gate Park.


September 9

National coordinated prisoner work stoppage


September 17 • 3pm

Slingshot article deadline for issue #122. Send articles to slingshot at


October 1 – 2 FREE ALL AGES

Olympia Zine Fest. The Olympia Center and other venues in downtown Olympia.


October 20 – 23

Black Panther 50th Anniversary


October 21 – 23 FREE ALL AGES

Dirty scouts jamboree gathering – Slab City, CA