September 21st is the UN designated International Day of Peace, and the URI Center will once again be planning a celebration on the URI Quad, including the making of Peace Flags by students and campus community members. Ginny Fox, Director of the Peace Flag Project is heading up a full month of programs and activities including Peace Flag Workshops, Peace Art Exhibits, 9/11 Remembrance WaterFire, Community Service, Conversation and Dialogue Session, Heritage Day Festival, and WaterFire with a Silent Walking Meditation, Peace through Laughter & Silence, and various Spoken Word, Poetry, and Music for Peace artists.
For more information and all the details, check out the websites for updates: http://www.thePeaceFlagProject.org or call the Center for Nonviolence & Peace Studies at URI 401-874-9037. We invite everyone to invest a large or small amount of time in peace this month! Join us.