2019 Winter/Spring Program

Date: May 8, 2019

Wednesday, May 8th Experiences in Peace building with the UN, Donor Governments, and NGOs. Presented by Cheyanne Sharbatke-Church

2019 Winter/Spring Program

Start date: March 19, 2019

End date: April 14, 2019

Wednesday April 10th - 7:00 pm "The Venezuelan crisis"Dr. Pablo Policzer and Dr. Maria Christina Parra will discuss the background to the Venezuela crisis, and speculate about its possible outcomes. Dr. Pablo Policzer is the Director of the Latin American Research Centre and an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Calgary, where […]

2019 Winter/Spring Program

Start date: February 28, 2019

End date: March 17, 2019

Wednesday, March 13th - 7:00 pm Movie: “The World is my Country”, followed by facilitated discussion This lively movie tells the amazing story of Gary Davis and his controversial efforts to further the cause of world citizenship.  Could such efforts provide a roadmap to a better future? Our educational meetings are held on the evening […]

2019 Winter/Spring Program

Start date: January 18, 2019

End date: February 14, 2019

Wednesday February 13th - 7:00 pm Troy Patenaude, “Contemporary Indigenous Relations” Troy Patenaude is Manager for Visitor Experiences and Indigenous Relations at Fort Calgary. He is a cultural historian of Metis heritage who seeks to make Canada a more just and resilient place through land-based education, intercultural sharing, and the arts.  All meetings are in the conference […]

2019 Winter/Spring Program

Start date: November 21, 2018

End date: January 10, 2019

JANUARY 9 Don Smith,  “Good Politics, Bad History” Don Smith, who taught Canadian history at the University of Calgary from 1974 until 2009, will review suggestions of name replacements for existing Canadian institutions, public buildings, and places. He will make specific reference to John A. Macdonald, Canada’s first prime minister; Hector Langevin, Macdonald’s Quebec lieutenant […]

1st Annual Peace Village

Start date: October 16, 2018

End date: November 21, 2018

Supporting social justice, fair trade and the environment, the 1st Annual Peace Village offers a number of excellent documentaries from some of the finest filmmakers, as well as unique items from vendors for peace, social justice and the environment. Admission is free! Location: River Park Church, 14A Street S.W., Calgary Time: November 16th-18th Friday, November […]

Consul General of the Republic of Korea Gunn Kim

Date: June 11, 2018

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Parkdale United Church, 2919—8th Avenue NW

The Consul General of South Korea in Vancouver will speak on the nuclear weapons program in the North and peace issues facing the peninsula.