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Community Dialogue on Race Relations

Thursday, January 1, 1970 @ 12:00 am

Listen for a Change: Sacred Conversations for Racial Justice The Charlemont Federated Church is the location for a live-streamed conference from Trinity Church in New York City from January 21-23, 2016. It will begin on Thursday, the 21st at 5:00 P.M. with a dinner and local keynoter, the Rev. Dr. Andrea Ayvazian. At 8:00, we will tune in to the conference from Trinity Institute hearing speaker, Michele Norris. Continuing on Friday and Saturday from 9:00 to 5:00, we will hear speakers via webcast (Nicholas Kristof, Anna Deavere Smith, Emilie Townes, Gary Dorrien, Eduardo Bonilla-Silva and others) as well as participate in our own facilitated discussion groups. On Friday night, we will be showing the film, open to all, “I’m Not Racist, Am I?” in which twelve teens explore racism over the course of a year. Cost for the conference: Suggested donation is $25. for all three days, including dinner on Thursday, snacks and all programming. No one will be turned away if space is available. Pre-registration is required by contacting [email protected] or phoning Pam Porter at 413-337-5525. For more information about speakers and conference schedule, please visit Trinity Institute 2016 at [email protected] The Charlemont Forum and Rowe Center are co-sponsoring this event. David Arfa is helpinbg at the event and Rabbi Andrea is attending portions.


Thursday, January 1, 1970
12:00 am
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