Teens for Peace: Nonviolence is Not Silence

Reposted: from Centraldistrictnews.com
Special Thanks to Tom Fucoloro

When: Monday, July 30, 2012 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Where: Garfield Community Center
What: The Western Washington Fellowship of Reconciliation youth are holding an event at Garfield Community Center July 30 to discuss the causes and solutions to violence. All (not just teens) are welcome.

WWFOR’s Peace Activist Trainees present variety show exploring causes of violence and how to make Seattle safer on Monday July 30, 6-8 pm at Garfield Community Center (2323 E. Cherry St)

What are the causes of violence?
What can we do to make Seattle safe?
How can nonviolent strategies be effective?

Explore these questions and more with the Western Washington Fellowship of Reconciliation (WWFOR) Peace Activist Trainees. There will be a variety show addressing these questions, followed by discussion. Hear guest speakers, including an IRAQ VETERAN from Iraq Veterans Against the War, and personal stories of violence from people in the Seattle area. Hear poetry and musical performance from the Seattle youth. Artwork will be displayed, and some refreshments will be served. Participate in discussion about these topics in a peaceful and welcome environment.

Suggested $5 Donation. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Visit http://www.wwfor.org for more information, or e-mail wwfor@wwfor.org

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