One City Peterborough prides itself on our educational programming and events hosted with the community and for the community. Our events are open to anyone and you will be greeted by the smiling faces of our staff and volunteers.
- Multiple DatesMon, Oct 03PeterboroughOct 03, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.Peterborough, 235 Rubidge St, Peterborough, ON K9J 3N9, CanadaLed by Jeff Macklin of Jackson Creek Press, participants will learn about the historical use of textiles and flags in activism, explore messaging, colour, and composition, and utilize lino printing, stamps, sewing, and painting to work on their own piece.
- Wed, Oct 19Location is TBD
- Wed, Oct 26Location is TBDOct 26, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Location is TBDOur natural tendency when someone is getting angry at us is often to try and dominate them or to run away. What if there is another way? This course offers techniques that can be used to de-escalate situations that could become violent, in a way that instead builds connection.
- Multiple DatesTue, Nov 01Parish Hall - All Saints Anglican ChurchNov 01, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.Parish Hall - All Saints Anglican Church, 235 Rubidge St, Peterborough, ON K9J 3N9, CanadaMartin Luther King Jr. is one of the most famous activists of the past 100 years. He used nonviolent direct action, adapted from people like Gandhi, to bring about major change in the United States. Do these techniques work today?