Imagine a Valentine's Day that is about Love, Peace and Global Unity
Poetry & Peace, A Night of Poetry, Music & Art
A Page Of Poems
"Poetry is an act of peace. Peace goes into the
making of a poet as flour goes into the making of bread." -- Pable Neruda
Lois P. Jones
MUSICIAN: Rick Wilson
We will be creating poem-wrapped flowers this evening as a call to peace
Saturday, February 6, 2010 from 7 to 9 pm
Peace is freedom from the
pain. Victory over the
deep hurts. Love that
will flow to others.
Able to be the real me
in my own country.
By Cindy Rinne
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The Valentine Peace Project: February 2010
One World Flowers (www.oneworldflowers.org)
sustainable business practices, human rights compliance, and fair compensation
for flower workers in countries all over the world through Fair Trade flowers.
Where Peace Lives (wherepeacelives.org)
Creating a dynamic new vocabulary of images through children's art and
peace cards - where the art of peace meets the world.
Peace in 5 Years (p5y.org)
Working together on a bold vision of world peace in five years - peace
defined as safety from politically organized violence.
The Hub (the-hub.net)
Hub Bay Area opens joining Hub Amsterdam, Hub Milan, Hub Berlin and Hubsters
around the world showcasing 'world changing ideas'. A place for conversation,
strategy and celebration of new initiatives for a radically better world.
Fair trade certifier - through Fair Trade Towns "committed to raising
awareness in our fellow community members that every dollar we spend
is a powerful decision, with ramifications that echo across continents,
countries, and communities."
IKV Pax Christi (ikvpaxchristi.org) (vredesweek.nl)
The largest peace organization/movement in the Netherlands - supporting
peace and reconciliation efforts in conflict areas in more than twenty
countries over four continents. Locally- the Seeds of Change festival,
VredesWeek (Peace Week) and other initiatives to serve and broadcast
the message and work of peace.
'The ones we've been waiting for.'
Working to spread thoughts of peace worldwide the Valentine Peace Project
aims to highlight global citizenship, promote peace discussion and
education, and celebrate the many faces and meanings of peace and love
in today's connecting world community.
your own involvement or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
www.valentinepeaceproject.org; Federico Hewson, Project Director, The Valentine
Peace Project, telephone: + 31 (0)6 16 777 520.