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Project Peacemakers Celebrates International Peace Day

Sept. 21, 2012: Actors Gord Tanner, Sara Constible and Tricia Cooper (l-r) in performance at International Peace Day at the Free Press Cafe in Winnipeg. The evening was sponsored by Project Peacemakers. Photo: Paul S. Graham
Winnipeg’s Project Peacemakers marked International Peace Day 2012 with skits and musical performances at the Free Press Cafe. Performing [...]

Video: Violence is not child’s play

By Paul S. Graham
Making war has been a human pursuit for thousands of years.
Playing at war, it would seem, is at least as old. This ancient Greek toy, a model of a war chariot, fashioned from clay, has survived the millennia to bear witness to our enduring attachment to violence and domination.
War [...]

Project Peacemakers Annual Peace Worship

[ September 21, 2010; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Ave., Winnipeg, MB
Sponsor: Project Peacemakers

Join us as we mark the International Day of Peace with an ecumenical worship service, followed by a screening of the film “The Storytelling Class” and discussion led by Harold Neufeld.

About the film:

THE [...]

Winnipeg Lanterns for Peace 2009

Every August 6, citizens in thousands of communities around the world commemorate the nuclear attack on Hiroshima and rededicate themselves to the cause of peace and disarmament. In Winnipeg, a Lanterns for Peace Ceremony is conducted by Peace Alliance Winnipeg, Project Peacemakers and the Manitoba Japanese Canadians Association.

Performing Arts Festival of Peace

[ February 21, 2009 to February 22, 2009. ] This is for all teens with a passion for peace and an interest in performing arts – no previous experience necessary!

Project Peacemakers is a sponsor of this Manitoba Theatre for Young People performing arts festival of peace, February 21-22, 2009.

The 24 hour-ish event will begin Saturday afternoon and culminate with participants’ performance of seven new [...]

Sing for Peace Benefit Concert

[ November 9, 2008; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] This is a fundraiser for Project Peacemakers.

When: Sunday, November 9th, 2:00 pm at Crescent Fort Rouge United Church (Wardlaw Ave. and Nassau St.).

Tickets: $10 (children 12 and under free) can be purchased at the door or by contacting Project Peacemakers.

Featuring: The Winnipeg Children’s Choir.