Stop The Violence Traveling Quilts Exhibit

Thank you to our presenting sponsors, State Farm and Helen Scott Insurance Agency, for helping to make this exhibit a reality.   We also give special thanks to our exhibit sites for hosting the quilts.   We hope you will join us at one of the sites.  Peace begins when we all work together.  

The first 50 visitors will receive a Stop the Violence Traveling Quilts Exhibit Informational book.  The book contains student poetry, ideas for pushing for peace, reading list focusing on peace, and links to local and national resources.

Sept. 17 - Oct. 13, 2010                                 
5401 S. Wentworth Ave., Suite 25
Opening Reception - Sept. 17, 2010, 5:00 - 7:00 pm

Oct. 16 - Oct. 30, 2010
400 S. State St.

Nov. 6 - Nov. 27, 2010                                   
2708 S. Pulaski Rd.
Learn About the Quilts - Nov. 13, 2010, 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Dec. 4 - Jan. 3, 2011                                       
731 E. 63rd St.
Learn About the Quilts - Dec. 11, 2010, 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Jan. 8 - Jan. 30, 2011                                      
Various religious institutions & faith-based organizations
(call 312-236-9272 for locations)

Feb. 5 - Feb. 19, 2011                                    
1226 W. Ainslie St
Learn About the Quilts - Feb. 12, 2011, 1:00 - 2:00 pm



Mar. 18 - Apr. 15, 2011                                 
200 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 201

Learn About the Quilts is a chance for you to hear about the quilts from its student artists.   You'll also have a chance to talk with others about ways you push for peace and be a part of a poetic peace art project.  The poetic peace art will be displayed at the Chicago Children's Museum at Navy Pier on Thursday, January 13, 2011 and Thursday, February 17, 2011 during Family Night.

All dates and times are subject to change.

Contact Ramona Dallum Lindsey for more information, ramonalindsey@att.net


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