What: PeaceJam Connecticut Youth Conference with Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee
When: Saturday, February 25 & Sunday, February 26 2017 Where: Warner Hall, WCSU Midtown Campus,181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810 For: Youth ages 14-18 and their teachers/adult leaders Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Parking WCSU’s Commuter Garage on 5th Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810.
Details: Join us for this inspiring two-day event with a Nobel Peace Laureate and hundreds of engaged students from across New Engalnd. Leymah Gbowee received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011 for her leadership of a nonviolent women's movement that unified Christians and Muslims to end the 14-year civil war in Liberia. Young people ages 14-18, as well as their teachers and adult advisers, have the opportunity to spend two days interacting with this amazing world leader for peace and participating in workshops around current issues, volunteer projects, and family groups led by university mentors!