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Jubilee Workshop Devon PA 0318
Jubilee Workshop Devon PA 0318
2018-03-02 18:00:00
2018-03-04 17:00:00
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 6:00 pm to Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 5:00 pm

Type of event: Training

Sponsor: Central East Region of the UUA, Main Line Unitarian Church, Devon, PA

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 2nd, 6:00pm to 9:00pm; Saturday, March 3rd, 9:00am to 9:00pm; Sunday, March 4th, 8:30am to 5:00pm

WHERE: Main Line Unitarian Church, 816 Valley Forge Rd, Devon, PA 19333

FEE: $155 per participant (includes cost for trainers, meals and materials). Contributions in support of this work are welcome.

Enrollment is limited to 40 participants. Registration deadline is February 19, 2018.

Learning Together About Systemic Racism

This 2 ½ day workshop is open to members of any congregation in the Central East Region. 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

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Address

816 Valley Forge Road
Devon
PA
19333
US
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Main Line Unitarian Church
816 Valley Forge Road
Devon, PA 19333
United States
Main Line Unitarian Church, 816 Valley Forge Road, Devon, PA 19333

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