October 26, 2012 - 10:00am
Say the word "hootenanny" and try not to smile. I dare you.
Are you a fan of kindness? (Who’s not, right?)Well, then this weekend, there’s a festival specifically for you.The Mighty Kindness Harvest Hootenanny is this Saturday, October 27, from 12-6 p.m. at Waterfront Park’s Brown-Forman Amphitheater. An extra kindness? It’s all free...
October 5, 2012 - 2:53pm
How a Louisville interreligious organization seeks to set a universally positive example in pursuit of peace.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. It’s the Golden Rule. Through the course of my elementary school career this simple principle was used by teachers to settle pretty much any argument feasibly concocted by the mind of a second-grader.Well, fast-forward a few decades,...
September 17, 2012 - 2:47pm
All the details about the 2nd Annual Roots and Shoots Day of Peace Celebration, and all the reasons you should attend the 3rd annual celebration next year.
Today marked the second annual Roots and Shoots Kentucky International Day of Peace Celebration- I must admit the initial reason that I was drawn to this event was that their poster reminded me of the Happy Hands Club from Napoleon Dynamite. Then maturity kicked in and, upon...
September 20, 2011 - 11:43am
Peaceniks on a college campus—imagine that! Still, the efforts of your parents’ collegiate peace marches have not been forgotten, as the University of Louisville celebrates World Peace Day (also known as the United Nations International Day of Peace) tomorrow, Wednesday, September 21.
July 29, 2012 - 7:04pm
Lunchtime lecture, book signing at UofL Library this Wednesday
Enjoy Three Cups of Tea (factual accuracy aside)? Former Marine Capt. Rye Barcott, author of a new book about co-founding a Kenyan slum relief effort (really) and how it affected his military service, will talk about his work and memoir during a free, public lecture this coming Wednesday, April 27...