Join us on for ONE of these workshops
All times in Pacific Time Zone
Thursday, Oct. 8th: 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Monday, Oct. 12th: 10AM - 12 PM (BIPOC ONLY*)
Thursday, Oct. 15th: 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Monday, Oct. 19th: 10AM - 12 PM
Thursday, Oct. 22nd: 5:30PM - 7:30PM (BIPOC ONLY*)
- to build a deepened sense of community and connection with one another
- to explore principles and practices foundational to a "fierce vulnerability" approach to direct action
- to pass along key information about emerging action plans for the Bay Area, and immediate next steps
- to support the process of getting folks organized into small action teams
WHO IS THIS FOR?
Cynthia Santiago (she/her) is a latinx yoga teacher in Berkeley. Through movement and meditation practices she explores how healing and joy emerge in the body. Currently she resides at Mangalam Center, where she lives in a spiritual community working to create change in our communities and deep presence through mindfulness rooted in relationships.
Luis Miranda - These days, Luis (he/him/el) organizes with networks of community members to show up for the undocumented community living in Utah. Professionally, he is trained in conflict transformation, restorative justice, trauma-informed approaches, and process design. As an organizer, Luis has organized with the Justicia Ya transparency movement in Guatemala and multiple youth peace movements in Colombia. Outside of organizing, he enjoys mindfulness, exploring the Utah wilderness, dancing hip hop, and baking bread.
Pat Moore lives in the Bay area, is a retired chaplain, sometime blogger, retreat leader, mother and grandmother. She’s an always-learning practitioner of nonviolence and ready to show up with others in the coming months (and months).
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST?
All events at the East Point Peace Academy are offered on a Gift Economy. This means that there is no fee to register, and everybody is welcome to attend regardless of their ability to pay. An opportunity will be offered to participants to give gifts to support the work of our organization and to support the facilitators. No amount is too small or too large.
To donate for this event, you can visit: https://www.eastpointpeace.org/preparingtogetherdonate
This event will happen virtually using the Zoom online conferencing platform. If you are not familiar with this platform, click here for instructions.