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Peace Fest 2019: Kids and Climate

  • Presented By: The Peace Flag Project
  • Location: India Point Park
  • 201 India St
  • Providence, RI 02903
  • Phone (401) 862-9348
  • Dates: September 21, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: FREE
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Peace Fest is The Peace Flag Project's annual celebration of the UN International Day of Peace. Peace Fest 2019 is Saturday, September 21st from 1:00-4:00 PM. It is one of thousands of events hosted all over the world; it is a day for ordinary people to create events to foster peace and focus on the peaceful aspects of life on this planet. This year our focus is on children and youth as well as on climate issues. This is a family event! It is FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. The event is near where the East Bay Bike Path crosses under India St in India Point Park.

1:00 - 2:00 Activities for kids and families: Peace Flags, Peace Cranes, Peace Pinwheels; Big Bubbles; learning about guitars & ukuleles; and more....

2:00 - 3:15 Performances by kids & youth.
Hosted by the wonderful BILL HARLEY, performer & man of peace
Young storytellers, rappers, dancers, singers, musicians, activists and more...

3:15 LIVING PEACE AWARD
Sal Monteiro, Nonviolence Institute

3:30 - 4:00 Annual Peace Walk led by Interfaith Clergy
Event closes with Prayers for Peace.