A screening of "Curtain of Water," about photographer Joe Guerriero's quest to understand the U.S. commercial and financial blockade of Cuba, is planned at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Guerriero explores the reasons for the blockade and its effects on ordinary people.See www.curtainofwater.com. The evening will include information about the 28th Pastors for Peace Cuba Caravan, a two-week trip to central and eastern Cuba in July. For applications email firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is May 1. For more information, call 541-482-8915. Co-sponsors are Pastors for Peace and Peace House.
On Friday, April 21, Manolo De Los Santos of Pastors for Peace New York office will speak at 1 p.m. in the Olsrud Room of the Southern Oregon University Art Building, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. A Cuba film series will precede the talk at 10 a.m. A 6 p.m. potluck dinner is also planned, followed by drumming and dancing by Las Senoras Locas. For more, visit www.pastorsforpeace.org.