Category Archives: Events

“Merchants of Doubt” Screening—August 7, Harrisburg

Don’t miss this entertaining, illuminating, and disturbing film.   Friday, August 7, 2015, at 7 PM Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg, PA Free and open to public Free free to share. Inspired by the acclaimed book by Naomi Oreskes … Continue reading

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Lord, Let Our Eyes Be Opened: Breaking the Chains of Mass Incarceration (PCC Annual Conference)—October 23-26, Harrisburg

The Pennsylvania Council of Churches is excited to announce the relaunch of its annual conference (formerly the Pennsylvania Pastors’ Conference)! So…SAVE THE DATE! The Council will present Lord, Let Our Eyes Be Opened: Breaking the Chains of Mass Incarceration at the Red Lion … Continue reading

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Ban the Box Summit—August 1, St. Davids (Philadelphia)

All too often, the thousands of individuals released from incarceration each year struggle with the challenge of successful reentry into society. Faced with numerous barriers and collateral consequences which if not corrected; they will unfortunately minimize their ability to resume … Continue reading

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She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry (film & talk-back)—August 4, Harrisburg

There’s only 1 week until the critically-acclaimed film “She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry” comes to Harrisburg! The YWCA is pleased to again join with Harrisburg Area NOW, as well as the AAUW Policy Committee and Planned Parenthood Keystone, to sponsor … Continue reading

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Climate Disruption is a Moral Issue—August 26, Harrisburg

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): Interfaith Climate Advocacy Training When: August 26, 2015, 9:30am to 4:00pm Where: hosted by the Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, at its 1280 Clover Lane location A day of preparation for people of all … Continue reading

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2017 White Privilege Conference—April 14-17, 2016, Philadelphia

Save the Date! The 2017 White Privilege Conference will be held on April 14-17, 2016 in Philadelphia. For more information, see www.whiteprivilegeconference.com. The Council is a sponsor of this event.

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Ahmadiyya Muslim Jalsa Salana—August 15, Harrisburg

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA requests the honor of your presence at a special Guest Event & Dinner during the occasion of their 67th Jalsa Salana USA (annual convention). Saturday, August 15, 2015 Guest Registration:     3:30-4:00 p.m. Guest Session:            4:00-5:30 … Continue reading

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Candles on the Water—August 9, Harrisburg

Harrisburg, PA is a sister city to Hiroshima, Japan. Several Harrisburg area organizations are co-sponsoring a 70th anniversary commemorative event to remember past victims of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and to educate ourselves re: the existing nuclear threat. … Continue reading

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South Philadelphia Citizenship Information Session—July 27, Philadelphia

From the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition (http://www.paimmigrant.org): Monday, July 27 2015, 6pm-8pm 1719 Morris Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145 Are you a legal permanent resident? Do you live in Philadelphia? Are you ready to become a U.S. Citizen? As part … Continue reading

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Health Effects of Renewable Energy vs Methane—July 21, Harrisburg

A lively discussion with Dr Catherine Thomasson Tuesday July 21 7:00 PM Midtown Scholar Book Store, 1302 North Third St, Harrisburg Come with your questions and opinions. Dr. Catherine Thomasson is the executive director of Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR)—a … Continue reading

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