Listings

 

Welcome to this listing of events for 2020.

 

We are pleased to offer this detailed listing of all the events for Peace Week 2020. A sincere thank you to all the event organizers whose community commitment makes this possible.

October 6, 2020


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


What Showing up for Peace can Look Like
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Discussion, Film screening, Non-violence

What Showing up for Peace can Look Like

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): Moms Demand Action, Student Demand Action

Join Delaware Moms Demand Action, the Delaware Coalition Against Gun Violence and Delaware March for our Lives as we look at how we can show up for peace. It will take us all working together to end gun violence, but we can do it. We will be screening “Parkland Rising” and discussing ways to get involved.

Register(required) at: https://secure.ngpvan.com/ic_ZSAQdpEKuzNNBoyGX6w2

Links will be sent via email to all registrants several days prior to the event.

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Stand Up for Justice: Tools for Confronting Bias
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Discussion, Inclusion

Stand Up for Justice: Tools for Confronting Bias

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): ADL

We encounter bias every day. Do you ever wonder what to say or do to stand up for justice, fairness, kindness and equity for all? Join us for this training to add some great techniques to your toolbox. Breakout groups will allow individuals to tailor it to your needs and ask questions.

Register (required) at: https://adl.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJclf-uprjkrEtAEaG2dWWAIOxiG8Ira55Kn

Links will be sent to registrants via email several days before the event.

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Hope and Resilience in Times of Toxic Stress
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Well-being

Hope and Resilience in Times of Toxic Stress

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): Wilmington University - Center for Prevention Science

This presentation will explore using trauma informed principles to enhance hope and resilience and address the impact of trauma and toxic stress on individuals throughout the lifespan.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://wilmu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcldeyrqDgiHtcnnd_DDETrUnz6Q-CdRK3Z  
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

 

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Meet the Author:  Paul Butler, Chokehold
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Human rights, Inclusion, Library event

Meet the Author: Paul Butler, Chokehold

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): Woodlawn Library

‘I worked as a prosecutor. Then I was arrested. The experience made a man out of me. It made a black man out of me’
Meet Paul Butler, author of “Chokehold: Policing Black Men.” Registration is required:  https://delawarelibraries.libcal.com/event/6868614

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Health Challenge Delaware
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Discussion, Environment, Well-being

Health Challenge Delaware

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): Progressive Health of Delaware

Join us for the second annual Health Challenge Delaware and dedicate 22 days to a healthier planet, a more just and peaceful food system, and a healthier you! Zoom meetings four Tuesdays in October 2020,  6:00pm to 7:30pm, beginning on October 6.
Get support to transition to eating more whole plant foods.

For more information and registration (required) : https://www.progressivehealthproject.com/health-challenge-delaware.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Peace Week Book Talk: Well-Read Black Girl by Glory Edim
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Adult, Inclusion, Library event

Peace Week Book Talk: Well-Read Black Girl by Glory Edim

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): Delaware City Library

In honor of Peace Week we’re hosting a discussion on a book dedicated to the stories of black women. We will be discussing Well-Read Black Girl by Gloria Edim. The book talk will take place on Zoom.

Register at: https://delawarelibraries.libcal.com/event/7075092

Links will be sent to registrants by email several days before the event.

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Transforming Psychological Trauma into Peaceful Resilience
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Discussion, Well-being

Transforming Psychological Trauma into Peaceful Resilience

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): NAMI Delaware

NAMI Delaware  (National Alliance on Mental IIlness) will share helpful information on how to recognize the impact of trauma and toxic stress on our lives during these uncertain times and how to turn transform into peaceful resilience.
Advance registration is required at: https://pwtraumaresilience.eventbrite.com or https://www.facebook.com/events/3320820461341630

 

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Mental Health Association in Delaware:  Information & Resources
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Well-being

Mental Health Association in Delaware: Information & Resources

  • Location: Virtual Event
    Unknown, Anywhere
  • Organization(s): Mental Health Association in Delaware

Addressing Stigma, How to Help, and Important Resources. This session is designed for anyone who would like better understanding of the signs and symptoms of a mental health concern and practical ways to show informed support.

Registration(required):https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_pYQibODrRVeBm9Vr8uxgBg

Links will be sent to registrants by email several days before the event.

11:00 am - 12:30 pm


Belle Canto's Fine Tuning:"Classical Peace Pieces"
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Arts

Belle Canto's Fine Tuning:"Classical Peace Pieces"

  • Location: On air, 91.3 FM and www.wvud.org
    325 Academy St # 112, Newark, DE
  • Organization(s): WVUD

UD Radio station classical music host Belle Canto presents “Classical Peace Pieces” on Fine Tuning, WVUD.ORG, 91.3 FM or the Tune In app.
Enjoy 90 minutes of peace-themed classical music.

 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Help from the Heart Collection
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Collection, Service, Youth

Help from the Heart Collection

  • Location: Epworth United Methodist Church
    19285 Holland Glade Road, Rehoboth Beach, DE, 19971
  • Organization(s): Epworth United Church

This drive in/drop off event of food and personal care items will benefit neighbors in need across Sussex County. We ask that everyone stay in their cards, with donations preferably in the trunk. Please wear a mask or keep your windows up when talking with volunteers.

Other collection dates are: Sunday, October 4, 1-3, and Thursday, October 8,  2-5.

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