Welcome Oscar López Rivera to the Bay Area

May 31, 2017

Welcome Oscar López Rivera to the Bay Area

Wednesday, May 31st St John's Presbyterian Church* 2727 College Ave, Berkeley Wheelchair Accessible

Buy tickets on-line! Limited tickets at the door. http://welcomeoscar.brownpapertickets.com/ Tickets are sliding scale as shown below. All proceeds go directly to Oscar. 5:30 Reception $75-250 Sponsored by the National Lawyers Guild nlgsf.org (Cost includes program ticket.)

A unique opportunity to meet and talk to Oscar!

Read more about Oscar's activism in The Guardian's article here: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jan/17/barack-obama-commutes-sentence-oscar-lopez-rivera-puerto-rico-activist/

Food and drinks will be provided.

Posters by local artist Doug Minkler and signed by Oscar will be for sale.

7:00 Program $20-50 José López Oscar López Rivera John Santos, Rico Pabón, Quenepas Arrive early, limited seating available. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Note on Brown Paper Tickets: Reception tickets appear first. Scroll down on the "date" field to select the 7:00 Program tickets.

Make a donation to help Oscar set up his new life in Puerto Rico: https://www.gofundme.com/welcomeoscar

Like Oscar on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/WelcomeOscartotheBayArea/

*Public Transportation to event: AC Transit 51B (on College) or 6 (on Telegraph). BART stops: Ashby, Rockridge or Berkeley then walk or transfer to 51B or 6.