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Weston PTO and the Weston-Wayland Interfaith Action Group Present:

2017 Peg Kerwin Lecture

 Discrimination: Anti-semitism, Islamophobia & Racism

April 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Please join us at the Weston Community Center for a panel discussion about what can be done to foster a better understanding of "the other" and promote healing and tolerance in our society. Refreshments will be served at 7pm and the program will begin at 7:30pm. This event is free and open to the public. Middle School students and older are welcome to attend with a parent or guardian.

Panel Members:

Andrew Tarsy,  former Executive Director of the Anti-Defamation League of New England and a former Trial Attorney with the Civil Rights Division at the U.S. Department of Justice. He chairs the Racial Justice Initiative at Temple Israel of Boston.

Dr. John Robbins, Executive Director of The Council on American-Islamic Relations, Massachusetts (CAIR) and Board Member of Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries, the greater Boston area’s oldest interfaith social justice network.

Reverend Liz Walker,  Minister at  Roxbury Presbyterian Church, award-winning journalist and activist for community healing and cross-cultural and interfaith dialogue.

Diane Moore, Director of the Religious Literacy Project at Harvard University and a senior scholar at The Center for the Study of World Religions.  


____NEXT PTO MEETING____

Join us for the next PTO meeting on May 3, 2017  from 9:00-11:00 am at Case House. All are welcome.  

 Click here for 2016-17 meeting schedule and past meeting minutes 

             

 

 Spring speaker Fiona Jensen of



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_______ABOUT PTO_______

Weston PTO is a parent-led association in Weston, Massachusetts that works to promote educational excellence and opportunities for children and encourage a strong community of students, parents, and faculty members from all Weston schools.

Benefits of Membership

This is the organization to join if you want to connect with the Weston Public Schools and community and take part as a family in all the activities the schools have to offer.

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Westword is published each Wednesday during the school year and sent via email. Announcements must be submitted to westword@weston.org no later than 3pm on the Thursday before to be included. 







  Weston Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO)

  Case House

  89 Wellesley Street

  Weston, Massachusetts 02493

 

 

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