Building Peace and Community in Kalamazoo

Peace House is an intentional community in the Eastside Neighborhood of Kalamazoo dedicated to nurturing the next generation of peacemakers. In the summer and through the school year we offer activities that let kids stretch their bodies and minds, experiment with nonviolence and learn fun and useful skills.

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3:00 pm Homework Lab for Teens at Peace House (Gray House)
Homework Lab for Teens at Peace House (Gray House)
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Quiet time to work independently on schoolwork for students in middle school and high school. Computers and internet available. Snacks sometimes available.
4:00 pm Peace House Teen Program (Gray House)
Peace House Teen Program (Gray House)
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
We do some homework and we share some food, but we spend a lot of time in conversation. We talk about ourselves and our relationship to the work and the issues that affect us. We talk about our future and we talk about the world- and find our power to take leadership in both. We find ways to express ourselves…
7:30 pm Peace House Discussion: Kestrel Peace on Nonviolent Resistance on Jeju Island
Peace House Discussion: Kestrel Peace on Nonviolent Resistance on Jeju Island
Oct 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A US-backed naval base is being built on Jeju Island, off South Korea. There has been massive nonviolent resistance to this construction by the local people there over the last several years, including daily religious services and blockades at the gates. Kestrel Peace traveled to Jeju last fall. She will speak of the ongoing situation there as well as the…