Category Archives: Events

Family Support Alliance Offers Front Porch Project Family Training—September 25 and December 2, Harrisburg

Have you ever seen a child in a store or restaurant having a meltdown and a parent having a meltdown of their own? Are children playing unsupervised in your neighborhood? Do you ever wonder what to do when you are … Continue reading

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Iraqi Peacemaker and Medical Missionary Jeremy Courtney to Speak—September 5, York

Hearts & Minds, a bookstore in Dallastown, will sponsor “An Evening with Author and Activist Jeremy Courtney,” speaking on his book Preemptive Love: Making Peace One Heart at a Time at 7:00 PM, Friday September 5th at First Presbyterian Church, 225 East Market … Continue reading

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The Rise of the Insects- Global Warming Picks a Winner—August 21, Harrisburg

New National Wildlife Federation Report: Ticked Off: Climate Change and the Outdoor Experience It’s now clear that global warming has picked a winner.  While climate change has harmed many wildlife species, warmer temperatures are benefitting noxious insect pests, facilitating their … Continue reading

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Children at Our Border: National Humanitarian Vigil—August 9, National

From the Interfaith Immigration Coalition (http://www.interfaithimmigration.org): See where a vigil is happening near you: http://www.humanityisborderless.org/events/ Sign Up to Participate: http://www.humanityisborderless.org/national-humanitarian-vigil-participation-form/ Pax Christi Involvement: http://paxchristiusa.org/2014/08/07/children-at-our-border-national-humanitarian-vigil-on-august-9th/ About Human Rights Coalition of South Texas The HRCSTX: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Human-Rights-Coalition-of-South-Texas/565943796857818 is an autonomous group of people … Continue reading

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Public Forums on Issues for Pennsylvanians with Disabilities

We want to hear from you! The Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council, and the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University need your input about the issues that matter most to Pennsylvanians with disabilities and their … Continue reading

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People’s Climate March—September 21, New York

September 21—From Columbus Circle to Times Square—New York City, NY See below for buses from Pennsylvania In September, heads of state are going to New York City for a historic summit on climate change. With our future on the line, … Continue reading

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Information Session—August 12, Reading

From the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition (http://www.paimmigrant.org): Date: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Time: 6:30pm Location: Christ Lutheran Church, 1301 Luzerne Street, Reading, PA Free Legal Clinic (For more information about date and time please contact Maria Sotomayor at 215-832-3482) … Continue reading

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Exploring the Founders’ Vision: America’s Multi-Faith Beginnings–September 14, Harrisburg

From the Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania (http://www.tia-pa.org/): Join Central Pennsylvanians for an important community event! Sponsored by The Interfaith Alliance of Pennsylvania and hosted by St. Stephen’s Episcopal Cathedral Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. Place: St. Stephen’s … Continue reading

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Greenfest Philly—September 7, Philadelphia

From the Clean Air Council (http://www.cleanair.org/): Clean Air Council’s Greenfest Philly is the region’s largest environmental festival and features all things sustainable in the Philadelphia area. Sunday, September 7, 2014 10am to 4pm Headhouse Square, 590 S 2nd St, Philadelphia. … Continue reading

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MercyKillers on Stage to Highlight Broken Healthcare System—August 30, York

From Put People First PA! (http://putpeoplefirstpa.org/): Our Partners Put People First! PA is bringing the highly thought of play Mercy Killers to York for one night only, Saturday August 30 at 7 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of York (925 S George St, York, … Continue reading

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