Month – Long Events
9/9 to 9/30 Peace Art Exhibit – Atrium Gallery
Works from Inner Space Outsider Art Gallery;
works by Mimi Sammis and Christiane Corbat.
First Unitarian Church of Providence;
9:00 to 5:00 Monday – Friday
9/8 – 9/29 Peace Flags Exhibits and Workshops
Providence Community Libraries, 8 locations
www.provcomlib.org; Check for time & dates at local Community Library
9/10 Sat 39th Annual Heritage Festival – Peace Flag Project Workshop
Honoring Diversity in our State
12 noon to 6:00 pm – Roger Williams National Memorial
282 North Main Street, Providence
9/21 Wed United Nations International Day of Peace www.internationaldayofpeace.org
9/22 Thurs 11:00 am to 3:00 pm – URI Kingston Celebration of UN Peace Day
Activities on the Quad Hosted by Center for Nonviolence & Peace Studies. Peace Flag Project Workshop.
9/24 Sat – Peace Fest RI 2016 – Burnside Park, Downtown Providence
1:00 – 3:00 Activities for Peace
Make Peace Flags, Peace Cranes, Peace Pinwheels, Face Painting, Free Hugs
RI Nonprofits representing UN Peace Day Theme “17 Sustainable Development Goals.”
2:45 Dance and Sing in Peace
Come together to Dance in Peace in Kennedy Plaza. Local artists and dancers perform and bring us together in song and dance. We all get to join in.
3:30 Walk in Peace
Our Annual Peace Walk around Burnside Park led by Interfaith Clergy. Closing Ceremony with Prayers for Peace.