[GVCP] Western New York Mini Peace Camp October 18 – 19

October 5, 2019

Dear GVCP member,

This event looks very interesting.  I don’t know any of the speakers or performing artists, but, obviously, the organizers have put time, effort, and thought into making this happen.


Arnie Matlin for GVCP

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Western New York Mini Peace Camp
Friday and Saturday, October 18-19, 2019

Greece Baptist Church
1230 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

Friday, October 18
4:00 PM registration and exhibits
5:30 PM dinner
6:30 PM keynote speaker Dr. Angela Sims, the new president of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity school.
8:00 PM Deeper than the Skin concert featuring Reggie Harris and Greg Greenway

Saturday, October 19
8:30 AM light breakfast and exhibits
9:00 AM keynote speaker Ray Schellenger, a peace activist who takes groups of Americans to the Mexico border to learn about     immigration issues.
10:30 AM workshops
12:00 PM lunch and exhibits
12:45 PM workshops
2:00 PM Carolyn Winfrey Gillette singing contemporary music about immigrants, refugees, and racial justice

Programs include a sand mandala created by Katie Jo Suddaby, workshops on race, immigration, support for families impacted by violence, and respite care for families living with dementia.

To register contact Marilyn Thrall: MarilynTatgbc@gmail.com

Cost: $55 per person or pay what you can afford.
Registration deadline: October 10.

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