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  • Community Safety circles

    November 2, 2019

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  • How Can Community Safety Be Created?

    November 2, 2019

    Restorative Justice Week is coming up during the third week of November – and gives Canadians a chance to learn more about the restorative approach to crime, community safety and conflict. Here on Salt Spring, the Restorative Justice Group has been running for over 20 years – and offers a community-based alternative to the justice system and to resolving conflicts. Run by trained volunteers, ... Read more
  • PEACE MAKING CIRCLES

    March 23, 2019

    Free workshop on Sunday, April 7, 10 am to 1 pm at the Salt Spring Island Public Library in the Community Room. Circles bring people together to foster deep listening and speaking from the heart to gain mutual understanding.  They are used for decision making, problem solving and conflict resolution in schools, workplaces and families.   Join us ... Read more
  • An event -“10 Steps to Peace”, Sat, Nov 10, 10 am -12 noon

    October 29, 2018

    Come join the conversation! Become aware of 10 things we can do to contribute to internal, interpersonal and organizational peace (based on the principles of Nonviolent Communication). Presented by Laura Dafoe and Philippa Tattersall Salt Spring Island Public Library, Program Room Ten Steps to Peace Poster Read more
  • PEACE CIRCLES in the LIBRARY

    October 21, 2018

    November is a month when there are several days dedicated to peace and harmony and it includes Restorative Justice Week, from Nov 18-25th, a time to increase understanding of Restorative Justice. To promote awareness, Restorative Justice Salt Spring Island invites you to ‘Peace Circles in the Library’, every Tuesday in November from 12 noon to 1 ... Read more