Several local organizations, including 350 Montana, are sponsoring a Non-Violent Direct Action Training this weekend. Here are the details.

Non-violent Direct Action Training

Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 10:00AM to 3:00PM
University Congregational Church (UCC)
405 University Avenue, Missoula
Free lunch/Childcare provided

Join Missoula activists for a day of training and discussion on non-violent direct action. All are welcome, whether you are new to activism or a seasoned veteran of NVDA.

Morning: Mark Anderlich of the Missoula Central Labor Council will give an overview of the history of non-violence. We’ll talk strategies for planning effective actions that take in to account both short term and long term goals.

Afternoon: Briefing on rights and risks. Break-out groups led by Will Genadek from Northern Rockies Rising Tide and Caitlin Piserchia of Reinvest will lead us in role play and other direct action scenarios.

Hosted by:
350 Montana
Missoula Area Resistance Collective Lawyers Committee
Northern Rockies Rising Tide
ReInvest Montana

If you plan to attend, please make sure you sign up as space will be somewhat limited.

Sign Up:
Email Dave Harmon at ( or
Kristin King-Ries at (

We hope to see you there.

Jeff Smith, co-chair, 350 Montana