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A Place of Peace: Creating Peace at Home and Nurturing a Peaceful Family

 

FREE WORKSHOP: A Place of Peace: Creating Peace at Home and Nurturing a Peaceful Family

Chicago Friends School is committed to Quaker values that promote peace and thoughtful engagement with our neighbors and community. We invite you to join us for a free workshop to help families explore strategies to nurture peaceful living in our homes.

The workshop is designed for both adults and children. All are welcome.

Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017
10:00-11:30 a.m.
Chicago Friends School
1246 West Thorndale

Meet the Speaker:

Jennifer Holt Enriquez is founder of the Oak Park Peace Camp, a summer program that teaches children skills for finding peace in themselves and bringing peace and kindness to their world. An attorney by formal education, with a focus on transactional law and mediation, Jen transitioned to her current career while working part-time at her children’s preschool. In addition to the camp, she leads training workshops for adults, teaches a “Little Peacemakers” class to preschoolers, and is expanding her work to elementary schools and other community groups.

 

 

 

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