Monday, Sept. 19

Monday, Sept 19

cropped-PeaceWeek_logo2-3.jpgThe following events are currently scheduled for Peace Week Delaware. All events are subject to change. This list contains the latest official information.

Murdertown_podcastRemaking ‘Murdertown’—
DCJ Podcast Club

The Delaware Center for Justice partnered with Short Order Production House at Wilmington Station to produce the four-episode podcast series—“Remaking ‘Murdertown’: Poverty Punishment & Possibility.” The podcast follows one individual, Ricky Reyes, as a case study in the roles that poverty and public policy play in Wilmington crime. Bring your lunch and join us in listening to Episode 1 “The Muck,” and then discussing the episode together. Additional episodes will be shared on Sept. 20, 21, and 22.

Where: Community Service Building, Conf. Rm. 9; 100 W. 10th St.; Wilmington DE 19801
When: 12:00 Noon to 1:00 p.m. (bring your lunch)
Sponsored by: Delaware Center for Justice
Pre-registration Suggested

Be the ChangeYoga for Peace /
Meditation for Peace

The first hour will offer a Kundalini Yoga class led by yoga instructor Candace Berkowitz with the focus on cultivating peace. The second hour will be a guided meditation led by a Spiritual Practitioner on peace—beginning within and then extending beyond us into the world.

Where: Center for Joyful Living Delaware, Inc., 5201 West Woodmill Dr., Suites 31 and 32, Wilmington, DE, 19808
When: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Sponsored by: Center for Joyful Living

Lewes_peace_bookbagPeace Books:
Lewes Public Library

Books about peace will be displayed in the newly built Lewes Public Library. A list of books about peace in Delaware library collections will also  be available. Runs through Sept 24.

Where: Lewes Public Library, 111 Adams Ave., Lewes 19958
When: Sept. 19 to 24; Mon–Thurs., 10:00 am to 8:00 pm; Fri. 10:00 am to 5:00 pm; Sat. 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sponsored byLewes Public Library

cranesLearn to Fold a Paper Crane: Symbol of Peace

Appoquinimink Library is hosting a peace themed event: Learn how to fold an origami paper crane — an international symbol of peace — and help us reach our goal of 1,000 peace cranes to hang in the library. Children are invited to join us for story time and listen to the tale of Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes — the real-life story that inspired a global peace movement. The library will also have a book display focusing on past Nobel Peace Prize winners and other peace-related literature.

Where: Appoquinimink Public Library, 651 N Broad St #101, Middletown, DE 19709
When: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Sponsored by: Appoquinimink Library
Questions? Renate Cumming,

Nine Days, Three Counties, One Delaware — Sept. 21–29, 2019