International Peace Day - Blue Scarf Peace Walk - Taking Action for People and the Planet

Sat Sep 21, 2019, Toronto, ON

When: 2 pm, Sat September 21
Where: Grange Park on Beverley St., south of Dundas St. W. (south of OCAD)

Celebrate the International Day of Peace by joining us at the
Blue Scarf Peace Walk: Taking Action for the People and the Planet.

This year's walk will explore how peace and climate change are linked.

Gather at Grange Park on Beverly St. just south of Dundas St. W. There will be six stations, covering such topics as youth and climate action as peace-making; the white poppy campaign as anti-militarism; non-violent actions; resource extraction as a peace issue; and the importance of a nuclear ban. The walk will end at the Peace Garden in Nathan Phillips Square.

Come early and help prepare posters, white poppies and peace songs. (1pm at Butterfly Park at the Ontario College of Art and Design on McCaul Street next to Grange Park.)

The co-sponsors of this event are:
• Christian Peacemaker Teams
• Pax Christi Toronto
• KAIROS
• Development and Peace
• Basilian Centre for Peace and Justice
• Student Christian Movement
• Camp Micah
• Canadian Voice of Women for Peace
• World Beyond War

More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2345972462168767/

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For more information:

Contact Name: Rosemary Keenan
Website: http://www.facebook.com/events/2345972462168767/
Phone: 647 636 7850
E-mail: prmkeenan (at) gmail.com



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