Amnesty International speaker focusing on peace

Victoria speaking engagements lined up for noted peace builder

Peace builder James O’Dea of Amnesty International comes to Victoria for two talks next week.

On Thursday, Sept. 27, Amnesty’s former Washington office director comes to First Metropolitan United Church, 932 Balmoral Rd. From 7 to 9 p.m. he’ll speak about building a global culture of peace. Cost is $10 at the door.

On Sept. 29, O’Dea is at James Bay New Horizons, 234 Menzies St., to give a workshop titled Cultivating Peace – From the Inside Out. Cost is $75.

Contact Penny Joy to reserve at pjoy@shaw.ca or 250-383-5878. For more information about O’Dea, visit his website at jamesodea.com.

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