The Grannies open the Good Earth Show with rousing songs in support of the climate.
FUMC - CHAPEL
Now meeting on zoom
... INTO THE FIRE! "
Black Lives Matter
May 31, 2020
The City of Eugene decided to do a virtual parade (thank you Covid-19) and invited groups to create a virtual parade entry around the theme of "Bounce Forward". Our videographer Peter served as both director and cameraman and made it all happen. Singing would have been tricky masked and 6 ft. apart but a little Granny created "call and response" worked just fine.
For a brief moment we broke our 6ft. social distancing rule to be a Granny presence at the Black Lives Matter Rally. There were more of us somewhere but the crowd was so large we couldn't find them. No matter - in masks instead of crazy hats - we all stood together against injustice.
So many weeks of zooming and social distancing - anxious to be among those speaking up.
Unable to wait any longer, we stood on the Federal Courthouse steps and sang.
We were masked and more than 6 ft. apart.
The tune was familiar and the words came from Vicki Ryder but we sang from our hearts.
"Out of the rocking chair...
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July 12, 2020
The Grannies join Dance! Rise! Resist! for a performance at Wayne Morse Plaza
Raging Grannies Eugene