CONGRATULATIONS

Finalists for Peace Plan: 

  • 'Human to Human', pushing boundaries with conversations on race - Chaminade Julienne student project, grade 12 
  • Mental Health Peace Plan - Lyndsey, grade 12
  • Student Drivers, Food Deserts, & Grocery Runs  - Cyrus, grade 11


Finalists for Peace Poem:

  • A State of Harmony by Chloe N.
  • Defining Peace by Lance C.
  • Love and Peace by Anna K.



Winners will be announced tomorrow morning here on DaytonPeaceFestival.com and acknowledged on all Dayton Peace Museum social media platforms! 


Winners will be contacted through email from info@daytonpeacefestival.com for next steps.


To all of the students, teachers, and administrators that helped in the process or submitted Peace Plans and Peace Poems, The Dayton Peace Festival is deeply thankful. There is a standing offer to record your poem at The Dayton International Peace Museum for the podcast, 'Making Your Peace'. 


There were so many tremendous poems and plans. Know that even if you didn't win this year, you are still making a difference in this world!


*Peace Poem and Peace Plan awards will be held every year around The Dayton Peace Festival in October. 

DONATE

All donations for The Dayton Peace Festival will be processed by The Dayton Foundation. Click the "donate" tab below and you will be directed to The Dayton Foundation's page for The Dayton Peace Festival. 

Making Peace

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Saturday 10/12

  • Free yoga 8am-9am 
  • Free mindfulness seminar with meditation teacher James Gallagher 10:30am-11:30am     
  • Free festival 1pm-5pm. Music, Food, Four-square tournament, Yard games. Join with special celebrity guests!
  • Free book conversation with Wash author and Dayton Literary Peace Prize Finalist Margaret Wrinkle and Sinclair Poet Laureate Furaha Henry-Jones, 7-830pm 

Sunday 10/13

  • Free yoga 8am-9am
  • Free mindfulness seminar with meditation teacher James Gallagher 10:30am-11:30am 


Watch private Peace Summit streaming on Facebook at @DaytonInternationalPeaceMuseum 

-Religious leaders, local and state policy makers, national thought leaders, and activists-


Monday 10/14

  • Free yoga 8am-9am
  • Free mindfulness seminar with meditation teacher James Gallagher 10:30am-11:30am
  • Free festival Noon-4pm. Music, Food trucks, Four-Square tournament, Yard Games. Join with special celebrity guests!

All events will be held at The Dayton International Peace Museum https://apple.co/30z6bz2