Monday, June 30, 2008

Peace Camp 2008

(This is a followup notice to those of you who might not have received the original notice because of its attachments.)

Pieces of Peace
Peace Camp 2008

The Topeka Center for Peace and Justice announces that registration is open for Peace Camp 2008. This year's theme is "Pieces of Peace." The focuses on different days by campers will be Civic Engagement/Community Development, International Issues, Social Justice and Diversity.
The annual week-long program will include a light lunch. Peace Camp will be held in the Mulvane Art Museum on the Washburn University Campus, 17th & Jewell, during the week of July 28 to August 1, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. daily. [Call 785-232-4388 for a flyer.] Children ages six to twelve from across the city and county are invited to this annual celebration of peace. Please contact Bill Beachy at TopekaCPJ@aol.com or 785-232-4388 for a registration form. The registration fee per child for attending the week-long Camp is $50; low-income scholarships are available.
Also contact Bill Beachy at TopekaCPJ@aol.com or 785-232-4388 for an application form for volunteers (minimum age of 16).
With the help of Peace Camp volunteer staff and community resources, Peace Campers will use art, music, storytelling, crafts and recreation to focus on the theme, Pieces of Peace."
Local businesses, congregations or community organizations interested in sponsoring a child should call 785-232-4388. The Topeka Center for Peace and Justice, established in 1985, works with individuals and organizations in the greater Topeka community to promote justice and peace through education and action for social change.Attachments (These are not included to ensure that you receive this notice):08 Flyer08 Registration Form08 Volunteer Application(To request any of these files, please contact the CENTER at 785-232-4388 or TopekaCPJ@aol.com.)

Bill Beachy, Ex. Dir.Topeka Center for Peace and Justice1248 SW BuchananTopeka, KS 66604phone 785-232-4388fax 785-232-4145email TopekaCPJ@aol.comweb www.TopekaCPJ.org
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