“April 9, 2017 will mark the 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge. From April 3-9, the Canadian government, with other organizations, will attempt to stir our souls with a sanitized version of the battle of Vimy Ridge. Using the occasion to further militarize our society and promote a system that profits from continuous […]
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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UPDATE: Follow the link to listen to the CBC All in a Day preview! (13 minutes audio) PeaceQuest is proud to be sponsoring the Kingston performance. Read on for more details… A writer visits his dying mother. He brings a book that he’d written twenty-five years ago to read to her. It’s about her family. […]
After last night’s vigil in Kingston, we were moved to ask friends of PeaceQuest to share their thoughts, reflections, and observations. Most quotes are attributed by first name only, except in cases where they requested otherwise. Monday night’s vigil saw some five hundred Kingston people come to City Hall, stamping their feet in the cold, their […]
PeaceQuest Celebrates Canada’s 150th Birthday As a diverse group of Canadians from every origin and walk of life, PeaceQuest members have been inspired by this historic moment to recognize the last 150 years of nation building. As much as this is surely a time to celebrate, it is also an occasion for conversation and introspection. […]
YOU ARE INVITED! FRIDAY JANUARY 27, 7 pm: OPENING OF PEACE CONTEST PHOTO EXHIBITION, STONE’S THROW COFFEE COLLECTIVE, 1101 KRAMER BOULEVARD (very near the U of R) In 2016, PeaceQuest Regina invited citizens to show Regina that peace is a priority in our community. Sixteen impressive symbols are the result of that invitation. Photos of […]