Hundreds participate in PbX
Peacebuilder experience, Held sun. Sept. 16, 1-5pm, Dayton Metro LIbrary
Join us on Sunday, September 16, 1-5 pm for the 2018 Five Rivers Peacebuilders Experience (PbX) where you'll meet some of Miami Valley's most innovative peacebuilders!
MAIN SESSION: 1-2:45 PM
"Building An International Peace Literacy Movement" -- Paul K. Chappell
Inspirational Music by Kim Belew, Opening Meditation by Heartfulness Institute, Launch of the Women Are Human Movement with Patsy Ferrell. Followed by 50 min.plenary presentation by Paul K. Chappell. The Eichelberger Forum is located on the main level of the Dayton Metro Library.
Important! You will need a ticket for the Main Session AND one of the Break Out Sessions (separate program events). No tickets are required for the 2:30pm Circle of Support except for volunteers.
CIRCLE OF SUPPORT, 2:30 - 3:00 PM, The Eichelberger Forum
Dayton, OH has been recognized by the UN International Peace Day planners for its annual peace day celebration which includes more than 100 diverse organizations. At 2:30 pm, we will form a Circle of Support on the Third Floor of the Dayton Metro Library that celebrates cities of peace in more than 200 countries through Dayton-based International Cities of Peace along with peace hero banners from previous events. Sign up today to volunteer to be part of this global circle by clicking in the box below.
BREAK OUT SESSIONS, 3:15-4:45 PM:
(To order FREE tickets, choose quantity, then check out with Eventbrite; to order DONATED tickets, enter donation amount, then check out through Eventbrite )
Choices (Select one):
"Agents of change" Film/Documentary, Faciliated by Jared Grandy, City of Dayton Human Relations Council
"Mother Courage" Play Reading with Stuart McDowell, Artistic Director, Wright State University
"Jumpstarting Your City of Peace: Activating the U.N. Sustainable Goals Locally”, Fred Arment, Founder/Director, International Cities of Peace
Peace Literacy Workshop, Paul K Chappell, Peace Leadership Director of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation.
Heartfulness Meditation for Inner and Outer Peace, Anjali Brannon, Heartfulness Institute
Women's Stories in Acrylic, Patsy Ferrell, Painter and Retired Trauma Therapist, Women Are Human movement (WH)
Interactive Gandhi Workshop, Jacob Bauer, Adjunct Professor of Philosophy at the University of Dayton and Wright State University
Organizing peace events in your community, Jerry Leggett, President/CEO, Peace Literacy Foundation
Intro to NonViolent Communication Workshop, Diane Diller, Dialogue Facilitator and Certified Nonviolent Communication Trainer
Peace Ambassadors Program, Marlon "Shack" Shackelford, Youth Trainer
The Peacebuilder Experience (PBX) is a versatile venue for helping individuals and communities live more peaceably. The Peace Literacy Foundation offers a variety of resources that can help you organize a successful PBX in your community.
Contact Peace literacy foundation to find out more!
You'll find lots more peace events at: www.peacedayton.org