Racial Justice Awareness

When What Intended Audience Where
October 5 9:00am-12:30pm. Free, registration required Steps Toward Decentering Whiteness UU congregational leaders, committee chairs, etc. Winchester Unitarian Society, 148 Main Street, Winchester, MA
Four Sunday afternoons

3 – 4:45 starting October 2019 free

Unpacking White Fragility Anyone at FP interested in engaging in reflective dialogues about race, based on the book White Fragility by Robin D’Angelo. FPUU Arlington
Four Tuesday evenings

7 – 8:45, starting in October 2019 free

Unpacking White Fragility Anyone at FP interested in engaging in reflective dialogues about race, based on the book White Fragility by Robin D’Angelo. FPUU Arlington
October 14 10:30 – 11:30 am free, registration required Behind the Mask – The Woman Who Outshone the Sun Caretakers with children. A poem inspired by a Zapotec folktale comes to life. JFK Library

Columbia Point, Boston, MA

617-514-1644

October 19 9:00 am – 12:00 pm $60 per entry

For tickets call Ed Ligon at 617.680.4571 or email Shepard.patty@gmail.com

Mystic Valley NAACP Freedom Fund Annual Breakfast Guest speaker: Rev. Jacqueline Blue, Minister of Discipleship at Peoples Baptist Church and Lt. Colonel USA (Ret) Anthony’s of Malden

105 Canal Street

Malden, MA

October 20 2:00-4:00 pm

Free

Teach-in on Confronting White Christian Nationalism Featuring Fatema Ahmad, Deputy Director of the Muslim Justice League and Chris Messinger, Community Organizer and Social Justice Trainer Old Cambridge Baptist Church

1151 Mass Ave, Cambridge

October 21, 2019, 7:00-8:30 $10 Decolonizing The Mind Through Conversations We Were Never Meant to Have dialogue between Claudia Fox Tree and Debby Irving Waldorf School of Lexington, 739 Mass. Ave., Lexington
October 25  free First Parish Community Sing More information to come  
October 26, 10:30-11:30 am

Free, registration required

Triveni Dance Ensemble – Faces of the Divine All who are interested in dance and/or learning about Hindu deities JFK Library

Columbia Point, Boston, MA

617-514-1644

October 27 2 pm Racial Justice book club presentation: Color of Law by Richard Rothstein Those who are interested in learning more about the many government actions which created the segregated neighborhoods, school systems and inequality we have today.

 

Winchester Unitarian Society, 478 Main St., Winchester MA 01890
November 2 6:00 – 9:30 pm

$50 per adult, $25 per child under 12 Register here

CAIR-MA 2019 Annual Banquet  Defending, Educating, Empowering: Building the Next Generation of American Muslims Featuring Imam Khalid Latif as Keynote, and Dr. Altaf Husain as Motivational Speaker. Babysitting will be provided for children ages 2-12, along with a clown show and movies for entertainment!  
November 2 7:30pm  free will offering Deeper Than the Skin: A Musical Presentation on Race

 

All ages Follen Church, 755 Mass. Ave. Lexington, MA
November 3 10am free Deeper Than the Skin performers lead worship at Follen Church All ages Follen Church, 755 Mass. Ave. Lexington, MA
November 10 8-9:30 pm Register by Nov 3rd $45 Webinar: Raising Race Conscious Kids Caretakers of young children who want to:

Develop confidence to talk about race
Practice various strategies to proactively talk about race
Strengthen children’s ability to become a change-maker

 

Details and pre-reading will be sent to registrants one week prior to the webinar.
November 18 7:30 pm $45 Ta-Nehisi Coates – The Water Dancer book tour Ta-Nehisi Coates is the author of The Beautiful StruggleWe Were Eight Years in Power, and Between the World and Me, which won the National Book Award in 2015. His first fictional work focuses on America’s most difficult struggle – the struggle to tell the truth. Chevalier Theatre

30 Forest Street, Medford

 

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