4:00 to 4:30 PM in front of Paul Ryan's constituent office, 20 South Main
Street, Janesville Wisconsin, we vigil for peace. We began this vigil in
2002 before the beginning of the Iraq war. We have signs. We need
you to hold one.
Also, every third Friday from 4:00 to 4:30 PM on Milton Avenue at the corner of
Randolph Road in front of the post office in Janesville,
we vigil for peace.
For more information click on Events Calendar on the left.
War is Not the Answer Essay contest
Each year, the
Rock Valley Fellowship of Reconciliation awards a $600 scholarship to a
graduating Senior in Janesville for the best
essay on the subject: War is not the Answer. Madalyn Rudkin from
Craig High School submitted the winning essay
HERE to read the 2015 essay.
Rock Valley-FOR is a
spiritually-based peace group whose vision came out of the Beloit
Friends Meeting. Our goal is to offer programs each year with
speakers from all over the world who are voices for peace. The
Rock-Valley-FOR is an official affiliate organization of the
Fellowship of Reconciliation-USA. Website:
The Fellowship of
Reconciliation-USA seeks to replace violence, war, racism and
economic injustice with nonviolence, peace and justice. We are
an interfaith organization committed to active nonviolence as a
transforming way of life and as a means of radical change.
Rock Valley fellowship of reconciliation
coordinator: Sue Nelson