New Global Future: Peace Day Philly
Action Reconciliation, AFSC, Coalition for Peace Action, CPMM, Envision Peace Museum, PA Program for Peace, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia, RSCS, Harmony for Peace and Veterans for Peace.
Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (PDT)
Join us at Friends Center (15th and Cherry Street) for our event, A New Global Future: Peace Day Philly at Friends Center, in support of the UN World Peace Day! On Saturday, September 21, 2013 we will be holding Exhibitions and Workshops on how we build a new global future of peace at home and around the globe. A light breakfast and lunch will be served. Please choose one morning and one afternoon workshop to attend.
Schedule of Events:
10:00 AM: Welcome with Michael Gagne, and Lily Yeh: "The Arts, and Peace in Our City"
AM Workshops: 10:30 AM- Noon
"The National Security State"; "Voting Rights, from Selma to 2013"; "Communicating for Peace"; "Non-Violent Direct Action- Hands On"
1:00 PM: Ann Lesch: "Troubled Political Transitions: A Perspective from Egypt"
PM Workshops: 2:00 to 3:30 PM
"Five Fallacies”; “Social Organizing for Social Change”; “Empire, Economy, Education, Environment”; “Climate Change Solutions”; "Honoring Peace Keepers"
3:30 PM: Panel Discussion: "Next Steps for a New Global Future"
1501 Cherry St
Philadelphia · (215) 241-7000