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Years of Living Dangerously—March 27, Harrisburg

March 27, 6:00 p.m. Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg Light supper provided—watch two episodes (one hour each), with time for food and discussion. Open to Public—bring a friend Suggest RSVP to Rachel mark at rachelmark@paonline.com. This groundbreaking … Continue reading

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Explore Alleviating Food Insecurity in the U.S.—April 7, State College

Posted at http://news.psu.edu/story/349410/2015/03/20/april-7-talk-explore-alleviating-food-insecurity-us March 20, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — What we know and what we need to know about food insecurity in the United States will be the topic of the 2015 M.E. John Lecture, presented by Craig Gunderson, … Continue reading

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7th Annual Commonwealth Interfaith Service: Prayers for Justice and Peace—May 4, Harrisburg

Please join your sisters and brothers in faith in a celebration of our diverse faith and prayer traditions in central Pennsylvania and to pray for justice and peace at the 6th Annual Commonwealth Interfaith Service: Prayers for Justice and Peace on Monday, May … Continue reading

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Freedom of Expressing in World Faiths and Our Responsibilities—May 7, Harrisburg

The Hadee Mosque Invites You to an interfaith event on Freedom of Expression in World Faiths and Our Responsibilities May 7, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Hadee Mosque, 245 Division Street, Harrisburg This is a unique opportunity to hear the diverse perspectives from … Continue reading

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100-Day Fast for Family Values—March 20-June 30

From POWER (http://www.powerphiladelphia.org/): #FamilyValuesPA March 20th – June 30th About the Fast: Pennsylvania’s families are working as hard as we can to make ends meet and ensure our children have a chance to succeed. But whether we live in the … Continue reading

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Listening Tour for Working Families—April 17, Bethlehem

SAVE THE DATE April 17, 10am-12pm Making Work Pay PA invites you to a discussion about what working families need, and an opportunity to share and hear personal stories. Northampton Community College, 3835 Green Pond Rd., Bethlehem (map) The event … Continue reading

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6th Annual Choose Clean Water Conference—May 19-20, Harrisburg

From the Choose Clean Water Coalition (http://www.choosecleanwater.org): When: May 19-20 Where:  Hilton Harrisburg, 1 N. 2nd St., Harrisburg Join us to learn new skills, see how clean water goals are being met locally, hear policy updates, and discuss best practices … Continue reading

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President of Union of Concerned Scientists to Speak on Responses to Global Climate Change—April 6, Harrisburg

Ken Kimmell, president of the Union of Concerned Scientists will be at Widener Law, 3800 Vartan Way in Room A180 on Monday, April 6 at 7:00 p.m. His talk, Climate Change, Climate Action: The Path Forward will give an overview … Continue reading

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Public Education Advocacy Summit—April 18, Harrisburg

From Education Voters of Pennsylvania (http://www.educationvoterspa.org/): We invite you to join us for an advocacy summit in Harrisburg on Saturday, April 18th from 10:00-2:00. During the summit we will: Get an update on Governor Wolf’s budget proposal from John Hanger, … Continue reading

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Picking Cotton: How an Innocent Man Got a Life Sentence—March 24, Aston

Best-selling author comes to Newmann University on March 24 She was raped. She identified her attacker. She was wrong. Jennifer Thompson was a 22-year-old college senior in 1984 when she was brutally raped in her apartment. As the attacker held a … Continue reading

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