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Alternatives to Violence Project Basic Workshop

February 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - February 5, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

$75

 

AVP Basic Workshop
The Alternatives to Violence Project
February 3 – 5, 2017

  • AVP is dedicated to reducing violence: on the streets, at work, in schools, in homes, and in relationships everywhere
  • AVP provides tools for creative, nonviolent resolution to conflicts used by peace workers such as Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., Jesus of Nazareth, and many others

The Basic AVP Workshop is fun and empowers personal growth—an interactive, intensive,

2½ day experience that hones interpersonal conflict-resolution skills. Experiential exercises, small groups, and one-to-one interactions build community and trust around the themes of:

Affirmation & Self Esteem

Communication & Cooperation

Creative Conflict Resolution

Mission Statement: AVP is an all-volunteer organization offering experiential workshops that empower individuals to liberate themselves and others from the burden of violence. Our fundamental belief is that there is a “power for peace” in everyone and that this power works through individuals who are open to it to transform violence to nonviolence. AVP builds on a spiritual base of respect and caring for self and others.

Workshop Schedule

Day

Time

Friday, Feb. 3 7 PM – 10 PM
Saturday, Feb. 4 9 AM – 6 PM
Sunday, Feb. 5 10 AM – 4 PM

Registration Fee: $75.00. Scholarships or discounts can be requested, no charge for students. The fee includes light meals (lunches on Saturday & Sunday) and snacks. There will be optional vegetarian dishes, and please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements.

Please register now. The workshop is limited to 16 participants.

To hold your spot we ask for a deposit of $25.00. Checks to AVP Texas, please.

The registrar is Kevin King. Kindly call (7one3) 2’oh’6-8’oh’72 or email kcking99 at gmail dot com

Accommodations: If you are coming from a distance, we can arrange for hospitality in the home of a member of the Live Oak Friends Meeting, Houston.

Workshop Location: Mankind Project Houston space, 3518 Dowling Street, Houston, TX 77004.

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Start:
February 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
End:
February 5, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
$75
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://friendshouston.org/content/avp-basic-workshop-alternatives-violence-project-february-3-5-2017

Organizer

Kevin King
Phone:
7132068072
Email:
kcking99@gmail.com
Website:
http://avpusa.org/

Other

Food
Vegetarian

Venue

Mankind Project Houston meeting space
3518 Dowling Street
Houston, 77004
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Phone:
713-206-8072