All programs FREE unless otherwise noted – Programs in date order – Scroll past schedule for full program listings.
Download Schedule (as of August 21)
Sunday, September 18
2:00-4:00pm – An Interfaith Peace Dialogue: Welcoming Each Other Across Diverse Cultures & Faiths. More info HERE.
Afternoon/evening – Philadelphia United Jazz Festival - Multiple venues. More info: http://www.philaunitedjazzfestival.com/
5:30pm-8pm (Formal program 6-7:30)- We Grow Where We Are: Photos, Paintings and Words of Syrian Refugee Youth. Suggested donation $5-$10. More info HERE.
Monday, Sept. 19
5:30 – 7:30pm – “The Same Heart” Film Screening at Arcadia University, Glenside.
Tuesday, Sept. 20
6:00-8pm – Meditation for Peace – More info HERE.
Wednesday, Sept. 21 (The International Day of Peace)
11:30am – 12:30pm: Welcoming City: The International Day of Peace In Philadelphia / North Apron, City Hall. Will include meditation/minute of silence at 12 noon (observed around the world), intercultural music, spoken word and special guest speaker Mayor Jim Kenney. Peace Art activity, too! More info HERE.
4:00-7pm – Intercultural Peace Day Festival and Market. More info HERE.
5:00-6:30pm – 6th Annual Sing Along for Peace. SW Corner of Rittenhouse Square. More info HERE.
7:00-9pm – Special Peace Day Screening: “The Same Heart.” International House Philadelphia. More info HERE.
Thursday, Sept. 22
5:30 - 7:30pm – Restoring Trust Through Grassroots Peacemaking, More info HERE.
Saturday, Sept. 24
9:00am – 3:00pm – Soccer Day for Peace and Play. More info HERE.
2:00pm – 7:00pm – Peace Day Philly Celebration – Alma Mater, 7165 Germantown Avenue Mt. Airy. 2-4 children’s activities, peace art, music starts at 4pm More info HERE.
OTHER PEACE DAY EVENTS – Please take a look at these events across the region honoring the International Day of Peace!
– September 14, 7:30am-9am – CommUNITY Breakfast of the Main Line
– September 17, 10:30am-4pm- Peace Fair, Lahaska
– September 17, 5:30pm – Harmony for Peace Concert, Kimmel Center
– September 18, 12-6pm – Yardley Peace Festival