the Ninth Annual Celebration for Peace will be held at First Parish Church and Bridgewater State University. The theme is Peace through Embracing Diversity and will start with a very special evening at BSU. Sat. afternoon we will hold our traditional activities. On Sun. there will be a special service led by Rev. Anita, followed by a ceremony at our new Peace Pole. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more details.
Barbecue for BSU students, faculty, staff, UU Church, Council of Churches,
Bridgewater Business Association, Bridgewater community and others
Welcome President Dana Mohler-Faria or EVP Fred Clark and the Rev. Dr. Anita
Sabrina Gentlewarrior, director of the Diversity Coalition at BSU, – get people to
imagining peace through living a life dedicated to diversity
Discussion among people
Time for creating the artwork
7:00m – Closing remarks
- Meet at First Parish to make flags and other crafts.
- Hold a brief Peace Pole Ceremony with reading of the languages.
- Process around the Common and by the area churches with the Peace Banner, flags, pinwheels and possibly dove; stopping for readings.
- Return to First Parish for refreshments for marchers.
- Hold Playing for Peace program with music by members of First Parish and the BSU Social Justice League