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An Evening with Anne Lamott reading from her new book,“Almost Everything” and in conversation on peace & nonviolence with Rev. John Dear
In celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service
Monday, May 20, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
Grace Cathedral, 1100 California Street
San Francisco, California
Join author Anne Lamott as she reads from her latest book, "Almost Everything". Joining her in conversation will be author and activist Rev. John Dear discussing the topic of peace and nonviolence.
Anne Lamott is the New York Times best-selling author of Almost Everything; Traveling Mercies; Bird by Bird; Some Assembly Required; Plan B; Stitches; Help, Thanks, Wow; and other books. She lives in Marin County, California.
Rev. John Dear is a long time peace activist, priest, teacher of nonviolence, coordinator of Campaign Nonviolence, and author of many books including The Nonviolent Life; The Beatitudes of Peace; Living Peace; They Will Inherit the Earth; The Questions of Jesus; Transfiguration; and The God of Peace. Archbishop Desmond Tutu has nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Books will be on sale in the back of the church. Anne Lamott and John Dear will be available to sign their books after their presentation.
7:00pm-9:00pm - $25.
Pre-event reception with Anne Lamott and John Dear:
5:00pm-6:30pm - $75 Space is limited (Reception ticket is also good for general admission)
Online ticket sales ends at 2pm on May 20th, but tickets will still be available for purchase at the door for General Admission. Keep in mind: space is limited for the reception at 5pm so if you don't purchase those tickets ahead of time there may not be tickets available.
Join us to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service to meet Anne and John, as well as Ryan Hall, our executive director, Dr. Ken Butigan and Fr. Louie Vitale our founder. The reception will include snacks and soft drinks. This ticket is good for general admission as well. The reception will be held at Grace Cathedral in the office building. (Go up the steps to the front door of the cathedral, turn right, walk past the fountain to the front door of the office and present your ticket there.)
All proceeds go to Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service and their project Campaign Nonviolence whose mission is to foster justice, peace and the well-being of all through education, resources, and action for nonviolent change. Visit www.paceebene.org
For info, call: Ryan Hall at 510-268-8765 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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TICKETS CAN ALSO BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR FOR THE 7PM EVENT
Please Note: A previous promotion for this event mentioned the date April 29, 2019. The date was changed after those went out. Sorry for any confusion.