Fall Peace Events
Potluck dinner at Jean Gordon’s home 2510 Hidden Valley Drive.
Drinks and bread provided. Bring a dish to share. The program will be a report from Jon Mourot about his meeting Friday in the White House with small groups of Obama advisers. One of his subjects will be WAND's issues.
Oct/ 19th Wed. 12 noon
Toni Maloney from Business Council for Peace. Lecture at Clinton School for Public Service. This organization works with entrepreneurs in conflict countries to create significant employment and to expand the economic power of women. Also at the program, Masooda, an entrepreneur fromAfghanistan, will discuss the Dosti soccer ball project.
Oct. 28-Nov. 12th
Windows and Mirrors: Reflections on the War in Afghanistan is a traveling mural exhibit that makes a powerful statement on a nearly invisible reality.The Canvas Community Church 1111 W 7th St. Little Rock Open Mon.-Sat. 11a-6p. Opening reception Sun. Oct 30th 2-5pm
Nov 3- Thurs. 6pm Clinton School of Public Service Lecture
David Cortright, Director of Policy Studies at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame.
He will be speaking on the conflict in Afghanistanand his book “Ending Obama’s War Responsible Military Withdrawal from Afghanistan”
Nov. 4th Friday
Lunch with Karen Jacobs WAND Inc. president. Location to be announced.
Nov. 5th 400pm
Dedication Ceremony for the Beacon of Peace and Hope and Peace Garden North Little Rock Riverfront Park and Arkansas Inland Maritime museum.
A multi-cultural celebration and soup reception following on the USS Razorback.
Nov. 6th 3pm JCA Walk for CommUNITY Little Rock Riverfront Pavilion. Register for the WAND team at arkansasjustcommunites.org