April 2019 Newsletter

GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE APRIL 2019 NEWSLETTER Winchester. Glock. Smith & Wesson: Names to Know Monday, April 224:00 – 5:45 pm Colonial Church in Prairie Village(lower level, east side at back)7039 Mission Road Because we advocate for gun safety, it makes sense to know more about the guns themselves. That’s why we’ve accepted the challenge from Chris Haxel, our December …

March 2019 Newsletter

GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE MARCH 2019 NEWSLETTER Warning Needed: Guns Can Be Dangerous! Monday, March 254:00 – 5:45 pm Colonial Church in Prairie Village(lower level, east side at back)7039 Mission Road We’ve all seen them: labels warning us about impending danger. Cigarette packages carry warnings about the health risks of smoking. Over-the-counter medicines warn us to follow instructions or risk …

February 2019 Newsletter

GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE FEBRUARY 2019 NEWSLETTER Gun Owners: Why Their Voices Seem Louder Monday, February 254:00 – 5:45 pmColonial Church in Prairie Village(lower level, east side at back)7039 Mission Road “Advocacy” may sound like a big word with a sizeable responsibility to match. The reality, however, is each one of us is an advocate whenever we take even a …

January 2019 Newsletter

GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE JANUARY 2019 NEWSLETTER HAPPY NEW YEAR! Hope you had a great holiday season and are now ready for a productive, educational and successful new year. Let’s get started! Gun Owners: Why Their Voices Seem Louder Monday, January 28, 20194:00 – 5:45 p.m.  Colonial Church in Prairie Village(lower level, east side at back) 7039 Mission Road Our …

December 2018 Newsletter

GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE DECEMBER 2018 NEWSLETTER Guns & America Colonial Church in Prairie VillageMonday, December 3, 20184:00 – 5:45 p.m.  (lower level, east side at back) 7039 Mission Road Our speaker is Chris Haxel, KCUR reporter who will spend two years here reporting on the role of guns in American life. His work is part of a new national …

November 2018 Newsletter

  GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE NEWSLETTER – NOVEMBER 2018   Because we are getting to a very busy time of year we are combining the November and December meetings.   Guns & America Monday, December 3, 2018 4:00 – 5:45 p.m.  Colonial Church in Prairie Village (lower level, east side at back) 7039 Mission Road Our guest is Chris Haxel, …

September 2018 Newsletter

GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE NEWSLETTER SEPTEMBER MEETING Advocating for Gun Safety Through the Arts Monday, September 24, 2018    4:00 – 5:45 p.m.  Colonial Church in Prairie Village (lower level, east side at back) 7039 Mission Road As supporters of Grandparents Against Gun Violence, we advocate for gun safety and sensible gun regulations. We email, snail mail, telephone, text and …

August 2018 Newsletter

GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE NEWSLETTER – AUGUST 2018 AUGUST MEETING Guns on Campus – How and Why We Resist Monday, August 27, 2018    4:00 – 5:45 p.m.  Colonial Church in Prairie Village (lower level, east side at back) 7039 Mission Road The debate continues unabated, five years after the Kansas Legislature approved allowing guns on college campuses, with the law went …

July 2018 Newsletter

  GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE NEWSLETTER – JULY 2018   JULY MEETING   A Tale of Two Countries   Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:00 – 5:45 p.m.  Colonial Church in Prairie Village (lower level, east side at back) 7039 Mission Road We’ve all seen statistics comparing gun deaths, gun ownership and gun laws in various countries and sadly, the United States …

June 2018 Newsletter

  GRANDPARENTS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE NEWSLETTER – JUNE 2018   JUNE MEETING   Arming Teachers: Reading, Writing & now Remingtons?   Monday, June 25, 2018, 4:00 – 5:45 p.m.  Colonial Church in Prairie Village (lower level, east side at back) 7039 Mission Road It’s a question up for seemingly endless debate: how to keep kids safe from school shooters. Rather than …