- Treating myself nonviolently
- Treating others nonviolently
- Taking nonviolent action for social change
Facilitator: Nicholas Mele
Nick Mele began practicing nonviolence as a college student. He spent almost 30 years as a diplomat before retiring to devote himself full time to building nonviolent alternatives to militarism. He was a founding staff member of the Nonviolent Peaceforce and has designed and facilitated nonviolent actions, gatherings, and trainings around the world. He is a co-founder of the Whatcom Peace & Justice Center and is currently working with Pax Christi International to build a campaign to abolish nuclear weapons in the U.S.
A two-part workshop
Saturday, July 23 and Saturday, July 30, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (with a 10-minute break)
At the Whatcom Peace & Justice Center, 1220 Bay Street in downtown Bellingham
Appropriate for ages approx. 16 and above, but no one will be turned away.
Please contact Neah Monteiro at firstname.lastname@example.org or (360) 734-0217 to discuss accessibility arrangements.
- Brown-bag lunch (or plan on eating after 1:30)
- Recommended donation of $5-10 per person to help cover costs