Past Events

International Peace Day ceremony & meditation - 9.21.18 - Venice Gardens Park


International Peace Day celebration & gifting of Peace Pole at Village Island Montessori in Venice - 9.21.18


International Peace Day celebration & gifting of Peace Pole at Village Island Montessori in Sarasota - 9.21.18


Peace Pole Dedication - 8.19.18 - Venice Gardens Civic Center - Held inside due to weather

Meditate for Peace - 8.17.18 at Venice Gardens Park


Meditate for Peace - 7.20.18 at Blalock Park, Venice

Meditate for Peace - 6.15.18 at Blalock Park, Venice

Peace Meditation - 5.18.18 at Venice Beach

VPP at Unity of Venice's Earth Day 4.21.18

Silence for Peace - 4.20.18 - at Venice Beach

Silence for Peace - 3.16.18 - Cancelled at Beach - Red Tide - all held intention of PEACE from 3 pm - 4 pm

Silence for Peace - 2.16.18 - at Venice Beach

Removing Our Barriers to Inner Peace with Ruth Fishel - 2.11.18

Meditate for Peace - 1.19.18 at Venice Beach

Meditate for Peace - 12.15.17 at Venice Beach

Peace Music and Meditation with De Luna - 12.1.17

Peace Pole Dedication - 11.18.17 - Linda Herara's home

Dances of Universal Peace with Susan Slack - 9.22.17


Speaking Peace - NVC practice group - 8.13.17

 

 

 

"Take your time to understand. Don't just do something, be there." Marshall Rosenberg

Speaking Peace - NVC practice group - 7.16.17

 

 

"The best way I can get understanding from another person is to give this person the understanding, too. If I want them to hear my needs and feelings, I first need to empathize."  Marshall Rosenberg


Nurturing Peace in Our Hearts with Ruth Fishel - 7.9.17


Communicating Peacefully from the Inside Out - 5.21.17


Celebration of International Peace Day  - 3.25.17


Communicating Peacefully from the Inside Out -2.26.17

Dances of Universal Peace with Susan Slack - 2.19.17

Volunteer Corps Orientation – 2.16.17

Dalai Lama Awakening  - 1.13.17

Volunteer Corps Orientation - 1.3.17

Want to find out more about Venice Peace Project?  Want to be involved in helping without a specific monthly commitment?

 

The orientation will offer background on VPP and help you decide whether being part of this group with flexible service could be of interest to you. The orientation will include an introductory video, discussion of our Vision, Mission, Guiding Principles and what you might do to hep us out!  Decide whether you want to be part of spreading our vision of "Peace in our hearts, peace in our community, and peace in our world."  


Create your own mini Peace Pole - 11.19.16


Peace Pilgrim on 11.11.16 from 7:00 - 8:45 pm


Cultivating a Community of Peace - 11.3.16

Venice Peace Project  presented information on the activities they have undertaken to promote peace in our area. A thought-provoking discussion followed on steps to promote and enhance peace on an individual and community level. 

 

This event will took place at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Venice. 1971,  Pinebrook Road, Venice, FL 34292 from 1 - 2:30 pm on Thursday, November 3rd.  


Volunteer Corps Orientation - 10.3.16

Want to find out more about Venice Peace Project?  Want to be involved in helping without a specific monthly commitment? Come to our Volunteer Corps Orientation to learn more about us and how you might help.

 

The orientation will offer background on VPP and hep you decide whether being part of this group with flexible service could be of interest to you. The orientation will include an introductory video, discussion of our Vision, Mission, Guiding Principles and what you might do to help us out!  Decide whether you want to be part of spreading our vision of "Peace in our hearts, peace in our community, and peace in our world."  


Night of Peace through Sound with Crystal Intentions - Friday 8.12.16


Children's Peace Art at Venice Art Center - 3rd year! 7.23.16


Dalai Lama Awakening:  July 8,  2016, 7:00 - 8:45pm


Music of PEACE by Margaret Germain:   June 10, 2016


Children of the Light:  Friday, May 13, 2016, 7:00 - 8:45pm

Playing for Change 2:  Friday, April 8, 2016, 7:00pm - 8:45pm

Peace is Every Step; Life & Work - Thich Nhat Hahn 3.11.16

International Peace Day Celebration - Friday, March 4, 2016

Walking the Camino; Six Ways to Santiago 2.12.16

Mini Peace Pole Workshop - 2.6.16


The Singing Revolution, 1.8.16


Gandhi, Part 1: 10.9.15 - Part 2: 11.13.15


Dedication of Venice High School's Peace Pole, Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Peace Kirtan, 9.11.15


The Singing Revolution, 8.14.15


Children's Peace Art - 7.18.15 - Venice Art Center


One Peace at a Time. 7.10.15


Monthly Peace Event - Movie:  Peace Pilgrim - back by request!  6.22.15 - Special guest who met Peace Pilgrim:  Pam Hitt


Dancing in Jaffa - Friday, May 8, 2015

Our second Peace movie and monthly peace event. Peace Pilgrim, Part Two on Friday, April 10, 2015

What an inspiring woman!  We were honored by the presence of many peace advocates  who share our vision of "Peace in our hearts, peace in our community, and peace in our world."  Thank you all so very much! 

 

This vision is totally in alignment with Peace Pilgrim who reminded us that peace always begins with inner peace. 


Create mini Peace Pole Workshop - 3.7.15


Our first PEACE movie.    2.27.15


Re-dedication of Prism of Light Peace Poles at Unity of Sarasota - 11.23.14


Dedication of Pinebrook Community's Veterans Peace Park on November 11, 2014.  

 

It was a profound and moving event with many Veterans present and honored.  

 

May Peace Prevail on Earth!  


Venice Peace Project's first workshop, Creating your own mini Peace Pole was a peace-filled event.  It was held on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at Venice Holistic Center.  

 

The afternoon was fun and the peace from the event and imbued in the poles will continue spreading and spreading.

 


Venice Peace Project was part of the Communty Harvest Festival at the Venice Holistic Center on Saturday, September 13, 2014.  We gathered at the Peace Pole for Peace music and songs.  After the music, we were so happy to meet old and new friends who share our vision of "Peace in our hearts, peace in our community and peace in our world."  

 


Venice Peace Project had a Children's Peace Art room at the Family Fun Day on July 26, 2014.  Venice Art Center does much good for our community and we are honored to have been part of their Family Fun Day!