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Sunday, September 17, 2006

Hamilton Event: Mahtma Gandhi Peace Festival -- First Nations Peacemakers, Sept. 30th!

2006 Theme:
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>First Nations Peacemakers: Building Inclusive Communities
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>Peace Walk
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>Admission is FREE and ALL are Welcome
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>Refreshments, Speechs, Live Music, Free Hot Vegetarian Lunch, Display Tables
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>Hamilton City Hall, 71 Main St. W. Hamilton, ON
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>Saturday September 30 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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>Invited Speakers: Wendy Hill (Cayuga Nation, Bear Clan)
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> Allen McNaughton (Mohawk Traditional Chief)
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>PROGRAM

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>10 a.m. Meet at City Hall.
>Information Fair about ongoing peace/social justice/human rights work in
>Hamilton;
>Free Refreshments
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>11 a.m. Guest Speaker
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>12 Noon Peace Walk/Dance through the streets (to the beat of drums)
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>1 - 4 p.m. Free Lunch (Vegetarian Indian food)
>Music and Dance presentations by local artists
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Contact Info:

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>Gandhi Peace Festival Coordinators: gandhi.peace.festival@gmail.com
>phone: 905 525 9140 ext 20060
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>Centre for Peace Studies, McMaster University: peace@mcmaster.ca
>www.humanities.mcmaster.ca/gandhi
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>*****************
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>"We must be the change we wish to see in the world"

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3 comment(s):

let us know if you attended and danced through the streets!!!! :)

By Blogger Scout, at 7:19 PM  

Will let you know! :)

By Blogger Annamarie, at 10:23 PM  

It was a great event. I really enjoyed all the music and the main speaker. The walk was fun as always, and some construction workers even gave my friends and I the peace sign.
Have a peaceful day!

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 3:48 PM  

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