Event Type: Adult Event|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Facilitators from the Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center lead a session designed to get participants involved in healthy dialogue about topics that matter in our community. This session will use a community circle format which will encourage all present to participate by sharing and hearing individual perspectives. All are welcome to attend. Participants are asked to consider the following discussion prompts:Library: East Columbia
"Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I'll meet you there." - Rumi
"Dialogue is not beating someone over the head into submission with our opinions so they agree with us. Itís about conversing with others to reach understanding, to open our hearts to hearing what they're saying." - adapted from David Smithís June 2017 TEDxFulbright talk entitled "Talking about Peace"
"Diversity is being invited to the party, inclusiveness is being asked to dance." - Verna Myers
A Partnership between Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center and Howard County Library System.
Location: Clifton Meeting Room B (w/sink), East Columbia 6600 Cradlerock Way Columbia MD 21045