EXPLORING THE POSSIBILITIES

OF PEACE IN OUR LIVES

 

ALTERNATIVES TO VIOLENCE PROJECT

 

BASIC LEVEL WORKSHOP

 

Date: APRIL 25-27, 2008

 

Friday, April 25: 4:00 pm-8:30 pm

Saturday, April 26:   9:00 am-6:30 pm

Sunday, April 27: 9:00 am-2:30 pm

 

Place: FRIENDSHIP HOUSE /CASA AMISTAD

2615 N. 4TH Street, Philadelphia, PA

 

The violence that besets our community and the world can be overcome.

You can develop powerful, effective ways to deal with conflict,

increase understanding, develop healthy relationships, and enhance

the safety and well-being of all.

 

Rediscover the power of respect and affirmation

Practice responsible, honest and constructive communication

Explore the value of building a nurturing community

Delve into the challenges and rewards of cooperation

Experience creative problem solving and conflict transformation

 

YOU ALL ARE WELCOME:

Teachers, Social Workers, Community Organizers, People of Faith,

Police, Parents, Youth, andÖ Anybody seeking real alternatives to violence!

 

 

Registration:  On or before April 11.  Space is limited.

Fees:  Advance payment: $10.00. At the door: $15.00

The workshop fees are set to cover costs of materials and snacks.  Scholarships are available.

 

 

Note:  This is a cooperative workshop, where everybody contributes to the groupís experience. A commitment to participate throughout the weekend is required.

 

 

Information: Jorge ArŠuz

Tel: 215 421 5811; email: cityquake@aol.com

 

The Alternative to Violence Project (AVP) is an independent, non-sectarian, world-wide community of volunteers dedicated to the search of healthy and constructive ways to address conflict. This workshop is sponsored by the Fairhill Friends Ministry, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.

 

AVP is a nationwide and worldwide association
of volunteer groups offering experiential workshops
in conflict resolution, responses to violence, and personal growth.

Please read more.

 

 

 


 

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