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You are invited to a wide range of events at Derby’s 5th Peace Week promoting peace and social justice involving many local groups and civic organizations.

            DERBY PEACE WEEK  17-24 SEPT 2022

Sat 17 Sept 7pm Songs of Freedom, Peace and Justice The Maypole Cafe Bar and Theatre, 42 Brook St, Derby DE1 3PH. Tickets Via Eventbrite:

Sunday 18 Sept 1-5pm, Lark in the Park Festival Derby Arboretum including Spiral Arts  – Help to create a large Willow Dove Lantern and make and take your own Paper Dove and Derby Peace Concert with 5 Hills Out Support by Penny Stone and Rebel Women’s Choir.

Mon 19 Sept Déda, Exhibition Hubbub is 10 Celebration

Mon 19 Sept 6pm  QUAD Film “Hostile” documentary about migrant communities in Britain, with Q&A by director Sonita Gale

Tues 20 Sept 2 -4pm QUAD workshop “Reflections on promoting peace and avoiding conflict – a viewpoint from Osnabruck“. Speakers :Dr Thomas Schneider (online); Mayor of Derby Councillor Wood;

Wed 21 Sept 12-2pm Artcore, Osnabruck Square. Peace in our City – an interactive creative arts session at Artcore – with refreshments. All welcome

Wed 21 Sept  7.30pm Derby Theatre “Black Is The Color Of My Voice” A play inspired by the life of Nina Simone.

Thurs 22 Sept 6.30pm Derby Cathedral Viewing of GAIA installation

Thurs 22 Sept  7pm  Derby Cathedral Centre Panel discussion on Climate, Faith & Peace

Fri 23 Sept 7.30pm Friends Meeting House, Derby. “This is not a drill: the nuclear threat today” Speaker Tom Unterrainer, Chair of CND

Sat 24 Sept 1.30-3pm The Italian Mill, Museum of Making,  Shelter: Poems on War and Peace – open mic event’

Sat 24 Sept  at Derby Festé, ‘The Drum’ – the debut of Hubbub Theatre Company’s latest production, celebrating kindness & community.

Sat 24 Sept evening The Maypole, 42 Brooke St, Derby Concert “Attila the Stockbroker” Support by Jamie Thrasivoulou. £8 advance, £10 on the door

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