PeaceSong: Building Bridges — Starts April 26 — Register Now! Like to sing? Want to bring more peace to your life and our world? Interested in working with folks from diverse communities? Then PeaceSong: Building Bridges is for you! Join local singer-songwriter and Unitarian Universalist minister, Wendy Luella Perkins in this FREE eight-week community arts program in the North End. Thursdays, 11:00-1:30pm April 26 –June 28, 2018 […]
PeaceQuest is excited to work with the entire Kingston arts community on initiatives that will engage the community and will encourage discussion.
We encourage artists from all disciplines to get involved by creating or programming peace-themed works during 2014 to 2018.
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Following the 2:30PM performance on Saturday March 17th of Armstrong’s War, join Theatre Kingston and PeaceQuest for a talkback featuring featuring the artists from Armstrong’s War and special guest Dr. Geoffrey Hodgetts. Dr. Hodgetts is a professor of Family Medicine at Queen’s University. He has taught extensively on the impact of conflict on health. For two decades, Dr. Hodgetts has […]
PeaceQuest present as Parliamentarians recognize Nobel Peace Prize recipients By Joe Gunn It is rare for a Canadian to be presented with the Nobel Peace Prize. It is also rare for women to be the recipient of such an honour. Yet, such was the case on December 10th, 2017 when Toronto resident Setsuko Thurlow traveled […]
The following is Dr. Geoff Hodgetts’ reflections on his time spent in Bosnia and Afghanistan. The presentation was part of PeaceQuest’s Evening for Peace concert on Saturday November 11th, 2017. Remembrance Day 2017 As a family doctor from peaceful Kingston, my experience of war was unplanned and unexpected. Officially, I travelled into war zones as […]
An Interview with author Sean Howard on Great War poet Charles Sorley Introduction Captain Charles Hamilton Sorley died on October 13, 1915, shot by a sniper while preparing to lead his men ‘over the top’ at the Battle of Loos in France. Aged only 20, he left behind a small number of posthumously published poems […]