An Evening w/ Dr. Lafayette

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Celebrating the International Day of Peace

An Evening with Dr. Bernard Lafayette

Thursday, September 20th
6:30 – 8:30 PM

Humanist Hall
390 27th St., Oakland CA

Recently, there have been growing interest in the Bay Area around Kingian Nonviolence.  Since January of this year, we have held 13 two-day workshops for well over 350 people in the Bay Area alone!

This includes five workshops inside the San Bruno County Jail and workshops for Oakland youth.  We have partnered with many important Bay Area communities, including the East Bay Meditation Center, the Oakland Peace Center, BAY-Peace, Youth Spirit Artworks, Youth Alive, various Occupy communities and more.

This event will be livestreamed at Thanks to OakTownLive for the hook-up.

We are honored to continue to work to fulfill our mission, and help Dr. Bernard Lafayette help fulfill his promise to Coretta Scott King: to continue to spread Dr. King’s philosophy with the highest integrity.

We are also excited to announce that Dr. Lafayette will finally be coming to the Bay Area!!!  Please join us on the eve of the International Day of Peace for this exciting event.

UPDATE: Program will also feature performances from local youth who have attended a Kingian Nonviolence workshop, and a video presentation of PPWN’s national work with youth.

Co-Sponsors of this event include: YES!, Youth Spirit Artworks, BAY-Peace, PeaceWorkers US, the Church for the Fellowship of All Peoples, and  If your organization is interested in becoming a co-sponsor ($50 fee), please send an email to

Dr. Lafayette will also be leading a two-day introductory workshop in Kingian Nonviolence that weekend, the 22nd and 23rd.  CLICK HERE for more information and to register.

Please help us spread the word about these two events!!!  Hope to see you all there!!!


5 Responses to An Evening w/ Dr. Lafayette

  1. Kazu Haga says:

    Hope to see you all there!

  2. Theresa says:

    Will be there!

  3. […] The Oakland Peace Center is grateful to the PPWN for creating this event and honored to include it as a central piece of our Ten Days of Peace. For more, please visit: […]

  4. Sha'Niece Cooper says:

    I saw this flyer in the Oakland Post. I would like to know if I can just show up or do I have to RSVP? Sha’Niece Cooper 850-241-3204

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