Celebration of Peace 2007

Event Calendar (September 7th – October 5th)

August 21st Mayoral Proclamation of “Celebration of Peace” month in Naperville at City Council Meeting.
September 7th Inauguration Ceremony at Naperville City Hall.

Invitation

September 8th Film Festival at Presentation Hall on the campus of Benedictine University.
September 11th Artist’s Reception will be held from 7:00pm – 9:00pm at Oesterle Gallery on the campus of North Central College. Meet with Revati Natesan, creator of the Exhibit titled, “Mahatma Gandhi – His Life & Legacy“.

Opening of Exhibit titled, “Mahatma Gandhi in Cartoon” at the Krasa Center at Benedictine University.

Opening of Exhibit titled, “International Lions Club Peace Posters” at the Krasa Center at Benedictine University.

September 14th Talk by Rajmohan Gandhi, Naperville Central High School.

Luncheon with Rajmohan Gandhi for select high school students at Waubonsie Valley High School.

September 15th Talk by Rajmohan Gandh at Pfeiffer Hall on the campus of North Central College.
September 18th Panel Discussion “Peace & Ahimsa” at Neuqua Valley High School.
September 20th Watoto Childrens Choir at Naperville North High School.
September 2th World of Hope at Naperville North High School.
September 29th Cultural Show at Waubonsie Valley High School Auditorium.
October 2nd Press Conference for winners of the “Creative Stamp Design” and “Peace Poster Contest”, on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s Birth Anniversary at Naperville Art League Gallery.
October 5th Closing Ceremony at Naperville City Hall.

Special highlights of this month long celebration included an exhibit titled “Mahatma Gandhi – His Life and Legacy” and two major presentations by Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson, Rajmohan Gandhi.