Friday and Saturday
November 9-10th, 2012
Stony Run Friends Meeting
The Baltimore Quaker Peace and Justice Committee of Homewood and Stony Run Friends Meetings is honored to invite you to two events featuring John Calvi. John is a noted Quaker healer and Certified Massage Therapist with a gift for releasing physical and emotional pain following trauma.
His life’s work of gentle healing of victims of torture and compassionate witness and awareness of use of torture also led him to found the Quaker Initiative to End Torture (QUIT). See www.johncalvi.com.
Harnessing America’s Compassion to End Torture
Friday, November 9 at 7:30 pm
(free admission, donations accepted)
This lecture and group exploration will focus on different ways that we as individuals and as a group can shift the dynamic in American life so that there is widespread acknowledgement and opposition to the use of torture.
The Goodness Workshop
Saturday, November 10 from 8:30 am to 4 pm
($35 before Nov. 2, $40 after)
Beyond self-image and self-esteem is that sense of goodness in the core of our being. Feeling the stresses and wounds of life? Need a respite from draining work? Seeking to lessen the pain and find peace and healing deep within yourself? This workshop will focus on ways of getting in touch with this inner goodness in our core. Life stories, energy work and time to consider our best, this workshop will keep a tender, restful and gentle tone. A light breakfast (available from 8 am) and vegetarian lunch are included.
For more information or to register, call 443-703-2590, ext. 3