UU Mom (uu_mom) wrote in pg_race_matters,
UU Mom

Genealogist? Found slavery / slave trade in your history? Consider Reconciliation in DCarea

On Dec. 6, Saturday 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM, the Washington Area is having a Coming To The Table gathering - Coming to the Table provides leadership, resources and a supportive environment for all who wish to acknowledge and heal wounds from racism that is rooted in the United States’ history of slavery.

Descendants of enslaved people and enslavers, gather together for sharing and learning. We will discuss Reconciliation and Coming to the Table's Vision, Mission, Values, and Approaches. We extend a special invitation to European American descendants of : slaveholders, slave catchers, slave traders, and others directly or indirectly involved in the slave economy (banking, insurance, mortgage lending etceteras) and have a need to talk about it.

This program is being hosted by Davies Memorial Unitarian Universalist Church at 7400 Temple Hills Rd., Camp Springs, Maryland. Contact Lynda (lyndadvis [at] aol.com) by November 30 to RSVP.

Also, join Davies Church for A Dialog on Race and Ethnicity on Fri., Nov. 14 - potluck preceding is option and starts at 6:30 PM.
Tags: race, race discussion, race relations, racial justice, reconciliation

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