Welcome Visitor:

Chicken's Call, Workers Organise, 100% Renewables

Hi Jura friends,

This Saturday, come and check out melodic anarchist punk band from France, Chicken's Call. They are touring Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand for the first time. To find out more (in French or English) check out their website at: http://www.lustucrust.org/chickenscall_infos.html . Supporting them at their Jura Books show will be local bands: Cap a Capo, Slogan Free Youth and No Such Luck. By donation.
 > Chicken's Call melodic (A) punk, 7pm, Sat 24th April, Jura Books.

Also on Saturday, come and help us re-organise the bookshelves in the shop and make everything neater and more accessible. We're excited about our updated, clearer subject categories, and all the new books to put in them!
> Jura Bookshop working bee, 12-6pm, Sat 24th April, Jura Books.

Jura is hosting a special talk on "Anarchist workplace organising in Aotearoa New Zealand". Simon is a unionist and anarchist organiser from across the Tasman. He will talk about his experiences in a number of successful worker-run organising campaigns:
- Supersize My Pay youth rates campaign
- Warehouse - organising a retail chain for the first time in 20 years
- Pak n Save - organising workers in a company owned by a right wing libertarian think tank
Discussion will follow around the questions of being an anarchist and an organiser; organising with, without and despite trade unions; and how will workers build a revolutionary movement to save the planet.
> Anarchist workplace organising in Aotearoa New Zealand, talk and discussion, 6pm, Thurs 29th April at Jura.

Also on Thursday 29th, Juracoustic will be on after the talk. This month will feature music from Stono Caves (http://myspace.com/stonosolo) and other acoustic artists of her choosing. As usual, there will be vegan food and some drinks by donation. If you'd like to play as well, then come along and just play! If you'd like to play but can't come along, just send us an email and maybe we can work something out for next month. This month there are also lucky door prizes!
> Juracoustic, 7.30pm Thurs 29th April at Jura.

May Day is international workers day. Join Jura Collective people and the Workers Solidarity Network at the union rally.
> May Day Rally, 12pm 1st May at Hyde Park.

The Workers Solidarity Network contnues to grow and develop. Come and be part of it at the next meeting.
> WSN meeting, 2pm Sun 30th May at Jura.

100% renewables is a new, community-owned and organised campaign to switch Australia to clean, renewable energy. It is being driven by local Climate Action Groups. It is being l aunched at locations all over Australia on 2nd May. Check out http://www.100percent.org.au/ for more.
> Launch of 100% renewables campaign, 11am-3pm Sun 2nd May at The Hub, Newtown (and many other locations).

Jase's free guitar lessons have been going well with a bunch of people joining in. You're welcome to come along between 2pm and 7pm on Thursdays. Beginners to intermediates welcome. Jase is willing to exchange services if you have something to offer though this is not necessary.
 > Free guitar lessons, every Thurs 2-7pm at Jura.

The Jura Food Co-op continues to provide boxes of fresh, seasonal, organic fruit and vegies at a bargain price! Collect a $10 or $20 box from Jura on Friday or Saturday and be surprised: last week we had guavas, bananas, squash, potatoes, eggplant, greens and more! Order and pay at Jura by Sunday for the following week.
 > Fresh food co-op, every Fri/Sat a t Jura.

Come and help collectively run Jura Books. Volunteers and new ideas are always needed and welcome.
 > Jura Collective meeting, 5.30pm Fri 7th May at Jura.

Jura has heaps of new stock, including a number of TV-B-Gones (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TV-B-Gone). There are also some new additions to our FREE shelf. We also have a beautiful new sign out the front of the shop, so you can't miss us! Hope to see you soon!

In solidarity and with respect for autonomy,
The Jura Collective.

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Wednesday 2 - 7pm
Thursday 2 - 7pm
Friday 2 - 7pm
Saturday 12 - 5pm
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