Friday, August 29, 2008

Introduction to Kingian Nonviolence Conflict Reconciliation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 29, 2008

CONTACT:
JO-ANN IANNOTTI, OP
860-567-3163

“Introduction to Kingian Nonviolence Conflict Reconciliation”
Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center will sponsor “Introduction to Kingian Nonviolence Conflict Reconciliation” from 7 pm Friday, September 19th to 1 pm Sunday, September 21st.

The weekend program will be conducted by Victoria Christgau, a certified Kingian nonviolence trainer. Participants will learn ways of reversing violence through conflict reconciliation management, mediation and arbitration based on Martin Luther King’s philosophy, his Six Principles of Nonviolence and salient points of his campaigns.

Ms. Christgau is founder/director of the Connecticut Center for Nonviolence, a Martin Luther King, Jr. Institute. She will be joined by Fre Atlast and other Kingian Nonviolence trainers certified from the Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies at the University of Rhode Island. See www.ctnonviolence.org.

The fee, including meals, is $200 for a shared room, $215 for a shared room with bath, $240 for a private room with hall bath, $270 for a private room with bath, and $160 for commuters.

For further information and to register call Wisdom House at 860.567.3163, email programs@wisdomhouse.org, or visit www.wisdomhouse.org.

Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center is an interfaith center presenting programs in spirituality, education, and the arts. It offers hospitality for group meetings and specializes in service to the not-for-profit community. The center is a ministry of the Daughters of Wisdom.

(Previous press releases are here.)