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Peace in Bridgewater and Beyond, September 19-26

All Day Event
Event Type
Special Event

Join the Bridgewater and BSU communities for events recognizing International Day of Peace (September 21) and International Day for the Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (September 26).


Sunday, September 19, join Peace Sunday services at:

Central Square Congregational Church at 10am

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church from 10-11:30am


Follow the links below to register for Zoom events on Monday, September 20 through Thursday, September 23.


Monday, September 20 from 1-2:15pm

Retired teacher Evelyn Delutis will deliver "Speaking with Children and Young Adults about Peace."

Register here:


Tuesday, September 21 from 11am-12:15pm

The International Day of Peace, offers "Can One Person Make a Difference? What About a Community?" by International Cities of Peace representatives Brian Berman and Dennis Wong.

Register here:


Wednesday, September 22 from 7:30-8:30 am
Pushpi Gangani Weerakoon, of Organización Internacional para las Migraciones (OIM) will speak on "Migration in Central America."
Register here:


Thursday, September 23 from 11am-12:30pm

Peter Moyer, MD, MPH, Physicians for Social Responsibility, will speak on "Nuclear Weapons: A Public Health Issue".

Register here:


Friday, September 24

Enjoy a day of Music and Peace. A playlist will be provided when available.


Saturday, September 25

You are invited to make origami cranes to leave around town and campus. Materials and instructions can be picked up at the circulation desks of the BSU Maxwell Library and the Bridgewater Public Library.


The BSU community and the public are welcome at these events. Presented by the Rotary Club of the Bridgewaters, the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, Bridgewater, the Greater Bridgewater Interfaith Council, the Martin Richard Institute for Social Justice, and the Dr. Edward W. Minnock Institute for Global Engagement. 
Peace in Bridgewater and Beyond, September 19-26