Jubilee Anti-Racism Workshop, March 27-29, 2020, Media, PA
CANCELLED - Jubilee Anti-Racism Workshop PA 320
2020-03-27 18:00:00
2020-03-29 17:00:00
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 6:00 pm EDT to Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 5:00 pm EDT

Type of event: Training

Sponsor: Central East Region of the UUA, UU Church of Delaware County, Media, PA

This event has been Cancelled in order to comply with recommendations that we not gather in groups at this time to prevent the spread of Coronavirus.

Do you wish to nurture your congregation’s multicultural future in the face of opposing cultural currents? Do you wish to deepen your understanding of how race and ethnicity play out in our institutions and our daily lives.

Jubilee Anti-Racism Training helps participants understand what is involved in nurturing a multicultural community and working against racism in all of its forms. The workshop requires a weekend commitment; and it is worth every minute of that commitment.

WHEN: Friday, March 27th (6:00pm to 10:00pm); Saturday, March 28th (9:00am to 9:00pm); Sunday, March 29th (8:30 to 5:00pm)

FEE: $160 per participant (includes cost for trainers, meals and materials). Contributions in support of this work are welcome.

Enrollment is limited to 40 participants, so sign up today! Registration deadline is March 23, 2020.

This 2 ½ day workshop is open to members of any Unitarian Universalist congregation. Church leaders are especially encouraged to attend.

Goals:

  • To develop a shared analysis of racism and its individual, institutional, and cultural manifestations
  • To begin to apply this common understanding to the history, culture, and institutional structure of our congregation, and to envision next steps

The training includes presentations, discussions, videos, exercises, small group work, worship services, and shared meals.

Agenda Topics Include:

  • The history of racism and resistance to racism in the Americas
  • Defining racism
  • The effects of racism on people of color and on white people
  • Dismantling racism
  • Claiming and shaping an anti-racist identity
  • Racism in the UUA

Continuing education units are available for teachers and social workers.

Address

145 West Rose Tree Road
Media
PA
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UU Church of Delaware County
145 West Rose Tree Road
Media, PA
United States
UU Church of Delaware County, 145 West Rose Tree Road, Media, PA

For more information contact cer@uua.org.

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