Please note that this year's
NDE events are only a few hours per day.
Call NDE for more info: 702.646.4814
Thursday, August 6 ~ 6:30 to 8:00 am: HIROSHIMA
MEMORIAL VIGIL at the entrance to the Nevada Test
Site. To carpool, meet at the NDE house at 5:30. Call
for directions, or meet at the NTS.
Friday, August 7 ~ 6:30 to 8:00 am: MEMORIAL
VIGIL at the main gate to Creech Air Force Base; we
declare, "Stop attacking civilians, from Hiroshima
to Pakistan. To carpool, meet at the NDE house at
5:30. Call for directions, or meet at Creech in Indian
Sunday, August 9 ~ 6:00 to 9:00 pm, NAGASAKI
DAY REMEMBRANCE FILMS and DISCUSSION-SOCIAL NIGHT
at the "1201 Firehouse" 1201 Miller St.,
Las Vegas, 89106 (just south of Carey Ave. and just
east of Martin L. King Blvd.)
FREE EVENT; ALL ARE WELCOME; Light Refreshments will
Original Child Bomb: Inspired by Thomas Merton's
Original Child Bomb shows the human cost of nuclear
weapons. The bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are
depicted through declassified footage, photographs,
drawings and testimonies of mothers, brothers and
Followed by discussion facilitated by NDE Coordinator
Jim Haber. and then...
Strangelove (or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and
Love the Bomb): Starring Peter Sellers and George
C. Scott, directed by Stanley Kubrick, this classic
Cold War comedy from 1964 is irreverent and very pointed.
Younger audiences may be amused by what passed for
"high-tech" 45 years ago in this satire
of the nuclear scare that continues to be relevant
despite the fall of the Soviet Union.
Organized by Nevada Desert Experience as part
of Nuclear Free Future Month and the annual August
Desert Witness. For other event information, contact
the office at 702-646-4814, or EML: info AT
Later in California...
Saturday Night thru Sunday Morning:
August 22/23, 2009 Protest at another Minuteman
3 ICBM launch; near Vandenberg Air Force Base, Lompoc,
More Details about the action at Vandenberg Air
See also, the non-NDE event on
August 8th: Peace
Walk on the Strip
upcoming events and prayer-actions