Refinery Corridor Healing Walk 5/17

2015RefineryHealingWalks200x121.jpg   Walk Led by Native American Elders in Prayer Conversation for:
    * Clean Air, Water & Soil
    * Safe Jobs, Roads, Railroads & Waterways
    * A Vibrantly Healthy Future for All Children
    * A Just Transition to Safe & Sustainable Energy

Idle No More SF Bay and citizens from front-line refinery communities invite you to attend one of a series of four walks, one each month from April through July. The second annual Connect the Dots: Refinery Corridor Healing Walks begins with a Walk from Pittsburg to Martinez (see below).

Native America has a long history of healing walks. The Refinery Corridor Healing Walks were inspired by the Tar Sands Healing Walks in Alberta, Canada, the Longest Walks, and the Peace & Dignity Journeys. Walk Led by Native American Elders in prayer conversation for clean air, water & soil, safe jobs, roads, railroads & waterways, a vibrantly healthy future for all children and a just transition to safe & sustainable energy.

This second of four Walks goes from Shell and Tesoro refineries in Martinez to Valero refinery in Benicia.


Sunday, May 17th: Martinez to Benicia
Waterfront Park at the end of Ferry Street
Water Ceremony and registration 8:00 a.m. Walk begins at 9:30 a.m., ending at 9th Street Park in Benicia.

Saturday, June 20: Benicia to Rodeo
9th Street Park, Benicia
Water Ceremony and registration 8:00 a.m. Walk begins at 9:30 a.m., ending at Lone Tree Point in Rodeo.

Sunday, July 19: Rodeo to Richmond
Lone Tree Point, Rodeo
Water Ceremony and registration 8:00 a.m. Walk begins at 9:30 a.m., ending at Keller Beach in Point Richmond.

Picture Contact: 
English: (510) 619-8279  -  Español e Ingles: (510) 269-7135
On Facebook at: Refinery Corridor Healing Walks

More Information:

May 17, 2015 at 8am - 4pm
Martinez Waterfront Park
350 Ferry St
Martinez, CA 94553
United States
Google map and directions
Pennie Opal Plant · · 510 619-8279
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