Attorney Mary Traupman, who is a Sister of Divine Providence, will lead the presentation and discussion.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The Pittsburgh North People for Peace will sponsor a forum at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Kearns Spirituality Center, 9000 Babcock Blvd. The forum is titled “Voting Our Consciences: Separation of Church and State.” Attorney Mary Traupman, who is a Sister of Divine Providence, will lead the presentation and discussion. In this election year, the subject of religion and politics has raised questions of primary importance: What are the Constitutional issues? All are invited to come, learn and discuss. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 412-367-0383 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This year’s theme is “Make the World Smile” and will highlight ways that people can work for peace and a healthy environment. Along with a free potluck at the park, the event features entertainment and local speakers.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
Friday, September 16, 2011
The International Day of Peace will be observed in the North Hills with a festival from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18 at Point Grove on Lakeshore Drive in North Park. This year’s theme is “Make the World Smile” and will highlight ways that people can work for peace and a healthy environment. Local issues and opportunities to be involved will be featured. A representative from a Marcellus Shale advocacy group will be present to provide information. Also included will be entertainment, a peaceful gathering of hands ceremony, and activities for all ages. A highlight of the afternoon will be a colorful procession and ceremony of 194 flags of United Nations countries led by local Boy Scouts. The event is free and all are welcome. Bring a…