First Unitarian Universalist Church of Berks County

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Changing Systems, Changing Ourselves: Anti-Racist Practice for Sanctuary, Accompaniment & Resistance--offsite

Facilitator: 
Carla Mannix, Pat Uribe-Lichty, Tonya Wenger & Others

This exciting new program is a 4-session monthly e-course to learn and reflect on anti-racist practice for sanctuary, accompaniment, and resistance. Link to the webinars and homework.

Members & friends of our community will participate as a small group, gathering at Carla & Mike Mannix’s home on these dates:

May 1—Anti-racism as spiritual practice, 8-9:30 pm
June 5—Philosophy & best practices, 8-9:30 pm
July 10—Case studies, 8-9:30 pm
Aug 7—Applied practice (attend 1 or all):
Congregational sanctuary, 6-7 pm
Court accompaniment, 7:30-8:30 pm
Detention/prison visit, 9-10 pm

Our small group will also meet between sessions for reflection. Sign up at church on the bulletin board or by contacting the church office: office@uuberks.org or 610-372-0928. Contact Pat Uribe-Lichty, Carla Mannix, or Tonya Wenger with any questions you may have.

This program is a collaboration of the American Friends Service Committee and the UUA & UUSC with partners Church World Service & Freedom for Immigrants (formerly CIVIC). 

(Monthly event) Jul 10, 2018 to Aug 07, 2018 (ended)View all dates

All scheduled dates:

  • Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 8:00pm-9:30pm (ended)
  • Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 8:00pm-9:30pm (ended)
Class Status: 
open