Peace Day 2018
September 20 - September 21
Thursday, September 20
6:00-8:00PM — Compassion and Wisdom: Peace in Ourselves and in the World, 1906 Rittenhouse Square
This program will include an hour for yoga and an hour for mindfulness meditation/discussion. Participate in either or both yoga and meditation/ discussion. Focus on the connection between finding peace within and creating peace in the world.
Friday, September 21
11:30 AM — Push For Peace, Philadelphia City Hall Courtyard
Student-led local coalition program in conjunction with the International Day of Peace at the City Hall Courtyard. Anti-violence/peace resources available 10AM – 1PM.
6:00-6:45 PM — Sing Along for Peace, 1906 Rittenhouse Square
Join Hugh Taft-Morales, Leader, Philadelphia Ethical Society, for this 8th-annual singalong of new and old peace songs.
7:00-8:30 PM — Concert for Peace, 1906 Rittenhouse Square
Join us for an evening of music performed by members of the Philadelphia Orchestra as well as immigrants and former refugees. This special Peace Day event will benefit refugees served by HIAS PA. Suggested Donation: $15
For other events in Center City, go to peacedayphilly.org/events.