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Please join the Edmonton Interfaith Centre and the City of Edmonton as we Mark the 10th anniversary of “Celebrating Our Faiths” in City Hall on Thursday, October 20 at 7 p.m.

For 10 years this unique program has showcased our embrace of diversity that is a model of interfaith respect and true harmony and friendship.

There will be prayer, music, and poetry from many traditions. All welcome!

Celebrating Our Faith

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CHANGE OF TIME The annual UN International Day of Peace Flag-Raising Ceremony will take place on Wednesday, September 21 at 11:00 a.m. by the flag pole at City Hall South Plaza. Please note the time of 11 a.m., which is earlier than previous years so as not to conflict with other events taking place nearby. The ceremony will include guest speaker Dr. Randolph Haluza-Delay, a prayer from Salima Versi and music from The Raging Grannies and Paula Kirman.

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Our Lunch and Learn this month was on the topic of “Reconciliation in Rwanda,” and featured Emmanuel Gatera, a minister from Rwanda, and Dr. Kae Neufeld of St. Stephen’s College, speaking about their experiences working with women who were traumatized by the events of the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsi by the Hutu government in the 90s.