Social Justice Calendar

August 

7 – Social Justice Team Planning, Church Library, 6:30 p.m.

18 – PRIDE Parade, (SPEC marchers and exhibit booth), Tryon St., 1:00–4:00 p.m.

25 – St. Peter’s Ministry Fair (Exhibit table), Parish Hall, 12:00–1:00 p.m.

September

4 – Social Justice Team Meeting, Church Library, 6:00 p.m.

24 – Sold Out: Affordable Housing at Risk (Film Night), Parish Hall, 6:00 p.m.

29Affordable Housing, Wealth Disparity, and the Impact on Economic Mobility: How Did We Get Here and Why It is So Difficult to Solve (Sunday Forum with Peter and Mary Kelly of Equitable Communities CLT), Parish Hall, 9:30 a.m.

October

2 – Social Justice Team Meeting, Church Library, 6:00 p.m.

13 – Homelessness in Charlotte: Who is Homeless, Why, and What Options are Available to Help (Sunday Forum with Katie Church of Urban Ministry Center), Town Choir Room, 9:30 a.m.

23 – On the Table CLT – Home: Where Do I Belong? (Facilitated table conversations and dinner as part of Leading on Opportunity city-wide gatherings to build community), Parish Hall, 6:00 p.m.

29 – “Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point” (Film and panel discussion with Cornwell Center for Healthcare Justice), Parish Hall, 6:00 p.m.

November

6 – Social Justice Team Meeting, Church Library, 6:00 p.m.

10 – Crises at the Border: An Episcopal Perspective (Sunday Forum with Alba Sanchez, Latin American Coalition Immigrant Welcome Center), Town Choir Room, 9:30 a.m.

January 

8 – Social Justice Team Meeting, Church Library, 6:00 p.m.

12 – Assuring Democracy: Census 2020 (Sunday Forum with Dr. Wilhelmenia Rembert, Census Partnership Specialist), Town Choir Room, 9:30 a.m.

18 – MLK Parade (SPEC parade marchers and hot chocolate hospitality; lunch), Tryon Street; SPEC Teen Room; 8:00 am–12:30 p.m.

28 – Selma (Film, dinner, and discussion with Father Keith Lane), Parish Hall, 6:00 p.m.

February

2 – Supportive Housing Communities (Sunday Forum with Linda Miller, SHC Community Partnership Coordinator), Parish Hall, 9:30 a.m.

8 – Smallfoot (Film and dinner with Parents Connect), SPEC Teen Room, 5:00–7:00 p.m.

18 – “Emanuel” (Film, dinner, and discussion with Charlotte City Councilman Malcom Graham), Parish Hall, 6:00 p.m.

March

  4 – Social Justice Team Meeting, Church Library, 6:00 p.m.

23 – Resilience: the Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope (Film and dinner; in partnership with Novant Hospital offsite, 6:00 p.m. (Cancelled because of Pandemic)

April

9 – Shoe Distribution with 200 Homeless Men (Maundy Thursday congregational outreach with Samaritans’ Feet), Parish Hall, 9:00 a.m.–Noon (postponed because of Pandemic)

28 – Backs Against the Wall: The  Howard Thurman Story (Film and discussion), Parish Hall, 6:00 p.m. (postponed because of Pandemic)

May

6 – Social Justice Team Meeting (Zoom meeting), 6:00 p.m.