2018 Five Rivers Peacebuilder Experience (PbX), Sun., Sept. 16, 1- 5pm
Presented by 21st Century Peace Literacy Foundation and International Cities of Peace, the Peacebuilder Experience (PbX) will be jam-packed with opportunities to learn the art of peaceful living from experienced peacebuilders and to meet others who are on this path.
1:00 PM -- Paul Chappell, International Speaker/Author/Workshop Leader, Leadership Director at Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, Santa Barbara, CA (Dayton Metro Library)
2:30 PM -- "Circle of Support" Dayton will show its solidarity with 215 peace cities around the world by linking hands and forming a giant Circle of Support. 360 photo by Andy Snow, Intro by City Mayor, live rap with Kim Belew of the NonViolence Alliance of Greater Cincinnati.
3:15 PM -- 4:45 PM: FIVE RIVERS BREAK OUT SESSIONS (Dayton Metro Library)
"Agents of Change" Documentary Film and Discussion led by City of Dayton Human Relations Council.
"Mother Courage and Her Children" Play Reading led by Stuart McDowell and Wright State Theater Department
"Peace Literacy -- Skills and Leadership for the 21st Century" Workshop by Paul Chappell.
"Heartfulness Meditation for Inner & Outer Peace" led by Anjali Brannon of the Dayton Heartfulness Institute.
"Women's Stories in Acrylic" led by Dayton-based painter, Patsy Ferrell.
"Activating the U.N. Sustainable Goals Locally" led by Fred Arment, founder of International Cities of Peace.
"Gandhi’s Nonviolence for the 21st Century” Led by Jacob N. Bauer, Adjunct Professor of Philosophy at the University of Dayton and Wright State University