Events

Broome County Peace Action and Broome County Veterans for Peace hold combined meetings starting at 10:30 AM on the second Saturday of each month. During the pandemic, meetings are held via Zoom. Contact us if you would like to join the meetings.

The Weekly Peace Vigil is held on the sidewalk in front of the Federal Building on Henry Street each Monday. It has been held continuously since April of 1999. The vigil runs from 4:00 to 5:00 PM during Eastern  Standard time (changes to 4:30 to 5:30 PM during Daylight Saving Time). We hold signs pertaining to issues of peace and justice ranging from local to global topics, speaking peace in our community, country, and the world.

Dedication of Children’s Peace Park at Otsiningo Park

On Saturday, May 8, 11am, we dedicated the Children’s Peace Park in Otsiningo Park with poetry, music and dance.

Video by Vera Scroggins.

See artwork commemorating Children’s Peace Park by students from Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School

See photos of the dedication of Children’s Peace Park.

 

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