Attend Events

TCADP invites your participation in the following upcoming meetings and events:

TCADP will sponsor a booth at the 21st Annual MLK Community Celebration at Huston-Tillotson University on Monday, January 19th; the festival will take place immediately following the March until 3 PM. Contact Kristin at if you would like to help with our booth.

TCADP’s bi-monthly luncheons  in Austin take place on the last Wednesday of the month, starting in January; locations vary. Our next luncheon will occur on WednesdayJanuary 28th from 12 to 1 PM at The Egg & I, 2525 W Anderson Lane, Austin, Texas; 78757.

TCADP’s 2015 Annual Conference will take place at St. David’s Episcopal Church in downtown Austin on Saturday, February 21st.  Register today!

On Sunday, February 22nd, author Dorothy van Soest will appear at BookWoman (5501 North Lamar Boulevard A-105, Austin, TX 78751) from 4:00 to 6:00 PM for a reading/discussion/signing of her debut novel, Just Mercy.  Just Mercy is a family drama about forgiveness, destiny and the true nature of justice (read more about the book and about Dorothy in TCADP’s Fall 2014 Newsletter).  Dorothy will also participate in a workshop about storytelling at the TCADP 2015 Annual Conference.

El Paso
El Pasoans Against the Death Penalty, a chapter of TCADP, meet on the last Tuesday of the month.  The next meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 27th at 7:00 PM at St. Pius X Church in the Pedro Maldonado Room (1050 North Clark Drive).

TCADP members in Houston will assemble at 9 AM at the corner of Hamilton and Chartres in downtown Houston and will march in the MLK Day parade, which starts at 10 AM, on Monday, January 19th.

TCADP’s Houston Chapter meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month, every other month starting in January.  All meetings will take place at 7 PM at Central Market, 3815 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77027.  The next meeting will occur on March 3rd. Contact with questions.

San Antonio
San Antonio hosts one of the largest MLK commemorations in the country. TCADP will sponsor an information booth as part of the festival at Pittman-Sullivan Park, 1101 Iowa St., starting at noon on Monday, January 19th. Contact Kristin at if you would like to help TCADP Member Casey Magnuson, who is leading our activities that day.


Contact information for local leaders is available on the Work Locally page.

If you have participated in an event on behalf of TCADP, please complete an Event Report Form for our records.  Thank you!



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