The second annual Peace Week Delaware starts today with a 3:00 march and rally in Lewes, organized by the Lewes-Rehoboth Peace Week Coalition. This will be followed by 60 events across Delaware for the following eight days. The full online schedule is here.
Of particular interest to members of First Unitarian Church are:
“I Am Not a Racist”—
Confronting Race, Racism, and White Supremacy!
In this 2-hour facilitated workshop, participants will explore white privilege and structural racism in society through their personal experiences of race. Questions include: How does white supremacy affect all of us—and not just black and brown people? What can we do to combat racism in our personal lives, workplaces, and government structures?
Where: First Unitarian Church, 730 Halstead St, Wilmington, DE, 19803
When: 6:00-8:00 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 20
Sponsored by: Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow & First Unitarian Church of Wilmington
Questions?: Darlene Scott, firstname.lastname@example.org
4th Annual March for a Culture of Peace
Let’s bring everyone together—city and suburban; black, brown and white; Anglo, African, and Hispanic; native-born and immigrant, advantaged and disadvantaged; Christian, Muslim and Jew; young and old; people of all political views—to show that we are one community opposed to violence, murder, poverty, racism, and exclusion. This is our fourth annual March for a Culture of Peace.
Where: March begins and ends in Wilmington’s Rodney Square, 10th & Market, Wilmington, DE, 19801,followed by A Day of Peace
What: A peace march through Wilmington’s West side/Hilltop neighborhood, ending in a rally.
When: Saturday, Sept. 23, steps off at 11:30 a, return 12:30 pm, followed by Day of Peace
Questions?: Medard Gabel, email@example.com, 302-656-2721
Sponsored by: Movement for a Culture of Peace
Volunteers needed: contact firstname.lastname@example.org