Celebration of Peace 2008

Event Calendar (September 15th – October 29th)

Tuesday, September 2nd Mayoral Proclamation of “Celebration of Peace” month at Naperville City Council Meeting starting at 7pm.

Registration Open for Creative Stamps Design Contest, Peace Poster Contest and Essay/Poem Contest.

Arts Judges Panel (Creative Stamp Design & Peace Poster): Broz, Joan; Hertzberg, Stephen; Maziarek, Ronnie; Khatau, Ramila; England, Debra

Essay/Poem Judges Panel: Beaty, Andrea; Chaya, Mayank; Tate, Carol; West, Tim; Jan Dundon

Wednesday, September 15th – Thursday, October 16th 30 Days and Ways to Practice Peace

Arts For Peace charity project

Wednesday, October 1st Talk by Robert Thurman open to all high school students at Naperville Central High School from 10am – noon.

Talk by Robert Thurman to the entire community at North Central College’s Pfeiffer Hall from 7pm – 10pm.

Thursday, October 2nd Opening reception for Exhibit titled “Contemporary Peacemakers” at North Central College’s Meiley-Swallow Hall from 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Panel Discussion on “The Culture of Peace and Harmony” North Central College’s Meiley-Swallow Hall from 7:30pm – 9:30pm.

Wednesday, October 15th Press Conference for Creative Stamps Design Contest, Peace Poster Contest and Essay/Poem Contest
Naperville City Hall (7 pm – 8 pm)
Thursday, October 16th Film Fest at North Central College’s Meiley-Swallow Hall from 7pm – 9:30pm
Wednesday, October 29th Talk by Martin Luther King III open to all high school students which will be held at Neuqua Valley High School from 10am – noon.

Luncheon with Martin Luther King III at Meson Sabika, 1025 Aurora Ave., Naperville, IL 60540