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Citizens For Peace

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Responsive community leaders centered on learning, educating and facilitating the practices and principles of non-violence in our world. We encourage the empowerment of an active citizenry and support a United States Department of Peace.

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Tuesday
Jun
11
2019
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Rabbi Marla Hornsten, Imam Mohammad Ali Elahi and Bob Podzikowski will share their views on peace from their religion's perspective. For more information, call 734-425-0079.
Tuesday
May
14
2019
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Colleen Mills, President of the Citizens for Peace, will present a tribute to women who have influenced the world toward peace. These women leaders are calling for peace; nuclear abolition; and gun safety.
Tuesday
Apr
9
2019
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Meet the executive director of Repair the World: Detroit, Sarah Allyn. Repair the World is a national Jewish organization committed to making service a defining element of Jewish life. Repair the World has been in Detroit for six years, providing opportunities for Jewish and non-Jewish communities in the city and the suburbs to build bridges through service and learning grounded in tzedek, the Jewish value of justice. Repair Detroit partners with over a dozen non-profit organizations around the city to provide volunteer opportunities for thousands of participants every year. In addition, Repair hosts monthly events for the community to engage in learning and dialogue around critical social justice issues facing our city. For more information about upcoming opportunities, please visit www.werepair.org/detroit. For more information go to www.citizens4peace.com or call 734-425-0079
Tuesday
Mar
12
2019
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Meet authors Thomas Daniels & Thomas Marsh as they discuss growing up in Detroit in the 1950's and turbulent 1960's. Listen to their experience of the Civil Rights movement, the Riots, and the Vietnam War. Feel the hope for humanity in their story of friendship!
Tuesday
Feb
12
2019
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Join the Citizens for Peace and explore the power of nonviolence. Find out about the joy of our Random Acts of Kindness Campaign. Learn about the history of the Season for Nonviolence.
Tuesday
Jan
8
2019
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Making 2019 a Year of Compassion! Creating a Life of Compassion is the topic of the January 8th. meeting of the Citizens for Peace. Colleen Mills, President of the group will share her study of compassion at 7 p.m., at the Livonia Senior Center (15218 Farmington Rd.) This is an opportunity to explore the power of compassion in your life; learn the difference between empathy and compassion; understand the blocks to natural empathy and compassion; and experience the benefits of practicing compassion. The first 40 attendees will receive surprises! For more information go to www.citizens4peace.com or call 734-425-0079.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Making 2019 a Year of Compassion! Creating a Life of Compassion is the topic of the January 8th. meeting of the Citizens for Peace. Colleen Mills, President of the group will share her study of compassion at 7 p.m., at the Livonia Senior Center (15218 Farmington Rd.) This is an opportunity to explore the power of compassion in your life; learn the difference between empathy and compassion; understand the blocks to natural empathy and compassion; and experience the benefits of practicing compassion. The first 40 attendees will receive surprises! For more information go to www.citizens4peace.com or call 734-425-0079.
Tuesday
Nov
13
2018
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
We will remember John Denver as a peacemaker at our celebration! We’ll view the video of John Denver performing a duet with Alexander Gradsky in Russia. They perform “What Are We Making Weapons For?” John Denver considered it his best and most important work! We’ll see John Denver performing some of his classic songs! Everyone will receive a copy of The Peace Poem, by John Denver! All are welcome! Donations appreciated! Pizza & Salad at 6:30 p.m. John Denver Concert & video p.m. at 7:10 p.m. Anniversary Cake at 8:00
Monday
Oct
22
2018
Monday, October 22, 2018 from 7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Join the Center for Michigan and The League of Women Voters Livonia and Citizens for Peace for a Truth Tour stop in Plymouth at The Plymouth District Library 223 S Main St, Plymouth, MI 48170! This tour stop will include: A Good Government town hall conversation. Topics of conversation will include transparency, taxes, spending, and more. The Michigan Truth Tour plans up to 100 stops across the state from April through Election Day in November. The Center for Michigan is partnering with community leaders to hold town hall meetings and documentary screenings, discuss substantive local and state issues, distribute Michigan Facts & Issue Guides, give you an opportunity to meet our spokespuppy Truth Dog, profile communities in Bridge, and cover and fact-check prominent campaign events in your area.
Tuesday
Oct
9
2018
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
P.Pamela Davies is an attorney who practices immigration law at McGinty Law Firm. She is a native of the Philippines and a citizen of the United States and Canada. She is an immigrant success story who understands the excitement, complexities and anxiety inherent to the immigration and nationality process. Ms. Davies will explain the basics of U.S. immigration. As the board president of the Global Institute of Lansing (GIL), she will discuss the educational services for refugees they provide. As a member of Immigrant and Refugee Resource Collaborative (IRRC), she will share the information on their work serving immigrant and refugee needs. As a member of Civil Rights for Immigrants (CRI), a task force of Action of Greater Lansing, she will share how they are addressing immigration and civil rights issues. As the Community Co-Chair for Advocates and Leaders for Police and Community Trust (ALPACT), a group of advocates, leaders and law enforcement that meet monthly to address community concerns with the mission to build trust between the community and law enforcement, Ms. Davies will share the impact of their vital work. We can raise our awareness of the legal aspect of the current immigration crisis. We will be inspired by the work being done to help immigrants and refugees. We will experience hope for humanity hearing about Ms. Davies’ work!