Walking the Walk

Taking Steps on the Path to Compassionate Living


Exploring Our White Privilege, Part 4, Reconciliation - Permission to Screw Up
Jul
24
9:00 AM09:00

Exploring Our White Privilege, Part 4, Reconciliation - Permission to Screw Up

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and  intimate conversation with others about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our White Privilege is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing exploringourwhiteprivilege@gmail.com. 

The cost of each session is on a sliding scale from $10 to $20. You may bring payment to the event.  

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Exploring Our White Privilege: Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack
Jul
10
9:00 AM09:00

Exploring Our White Privilege: Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and  intimate conversation with others about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our White Privilege is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing exploringourwhiteprivilege@gmail.com. 

The cost of each session is on a sliding scale from $10 to $20. You may bring payment to the event.

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Exploring Our White Privilege, Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System
Jun
26
9:00 AM09:00

Exploring Our White Privilege, Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and  intimate conversation with others about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our White Privilege is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing exploringourwhiteprivilege@gmail.com. 

The cost of each session is on a sliding scale from $10 to $20. You may bring payment to the event.   

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Exploring Our White Privilege, Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?
Jun
12
9:00 AM09:00

Exploring Our White Privilege, Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and intimate conversation with others about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our White Privilege is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing exploringourwhiteprivilege@gmail.com. 

The cost of each session is on a sliding scale from $10 to $20. You may bring payment to the event. 

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Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living
Jun
6
to Aug 1

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living

  • Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living is an 8-session class using resources from The Class of Nonviolence developed by Colman McCarthy, founder of the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, D.C. It has been taught to more than 5,000 high school, college, and graduate students since 1982.

In this 8-week process, delve into the study and practice of nonviolence. Each session includes online readings from great peacemakers such as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Gene Sharp, and Leo Tolstoy.

When: 8 Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30 AM, June 6 - August 1, skipping July 4

Where: Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion

How much: $95 OR sign up with a friend for $85 each. 

Register online at www.DrepungGomangUSA.org (click on the Sign Up for Classes tab and scroll down to the class), at the center, or by calling 502-614-5616. 

Some partial scholarships are available upon request. Please email DrepungGomangCompassion@gmail.com. 

Registration closes on June 4 to allow for reading preparation before the first session. 

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Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living
Jun
5
to Jul 31

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living

  • JustFaith Ministries office (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living is an 8-session class using resources from The Class of Nonviolence developed by Colman McCarthy, founder of the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, D.C. It has been taught to more than 5,000 high school, college, and graduate students since 1982.

In this 8-week process, delve into the study and practice of nonviolence. Each session includes online readings from great peacemakers such as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Gene Sharp, and Leo Tolstoy.

When: 8 Mondays, 6:30 – 8:30pm, June 5 - July 31, skipping July 3

Where: JustFaith Ministries office
224 Woodbine Street, Louisville, KY 40208

How much: Sliding scale from $40 to $120

Register by emailing Cory at corylealoc@gmail.com no later than June 2 to allow time for reading before the first class. Pay at the first class. 

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Dynamic Nonviolence: An Introduction
May
30
9:30 AM09:30

Dynamic Nonviolence: An Introduction

  • Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In a world troubled by violence, how can we promote peace? It starts with us, with simple yet profound questions and practices. Join Cory for contemplation, conversation, and inspiration about nonviolence and its place in our lives.  Cory Lockhart is a skilled educator and committed peacemaker, with years of experience grappling with engaged nonviolence. 

This free class introduces participants to a longer process guided by the writings of great peacemakers of our age.

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Exploring Our Whiteness, Part 4, Reconciliation - Permission to Screw Up
Apr
26
7:00 PM19:00

Exploring Our Whiteness, Part 4, Reconciliation - Permission to Screw Up

  • 114 State Street Louisville, KY, 40206 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and  intimate conversation with other white folks about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our Whiteness is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing Mandy at mandy.olivam@gmail.com. 

If you find the program valuable, an offering of $5-$20 for each part is suggested. You may make an offering on the evening of the event.  

For additional community-building, arrive between 6:30 and 7:00 for snacks and informal conversation. 

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Exploring Our Whiteness: Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack
Apr
12
7:00 PM19:00

Exploring Our Whiteness: Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

  • 114 State Street Louisville, KY, 40206 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and  intimate conversation with other white folks about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our Whiteness is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing Mandy at mandy.olivam@gmail.com. 

If you find the program valuable, an offering of $5-$20 for each part is suggested. You may make an offering on the evening of the event.  

For additional community-building, arrive between 6:30 and 7:00 for snacks and informal conversation. 

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 Exploring Our Whiteness, Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System
Mar
29
7:00 PM19:00

Exploring Our Whiteness, Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

  • 114 State Street Louisville, KY, 40206 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and  intimate conversation with other white folks about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our Whiteness is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing Mandy at mandy.olivam@gmail.com. 

If you find the program valuable, an offering of $5-$20 for each part is suggested. You may make an offering on the evening of the event.  

For additional community-building, arrive between 6:30 and 7:00 for snacks and informal conversation. 

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Exploring Our Whiteness, Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?
Mar
15
7:00 PM19:00

Exploring Our Whiteness, Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

  • 114 State Street Louisville, KY, 40206 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As a white person, are you struggling with how best to be an ally to our Black and Brown brothers and sisters?  Do you long to be in community and  intimate conversation with other white folks about the challenges that come with owning your privilege and trying to use it for the benefit of others? 

Join Mandy Olivam and Cory Lockhart to share your story, listen to others, and create a healing space to move forward together.

Exploring Our Whiteness is a conversation in 4 parts:

Part 1: How Can We Foster Authentic Relationships?

Part 2: Illuminating the White Male System

Part 3: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Part 4: Reconciliation- Permission to Screw Up

Come to one, two, three or all four. Space is limited to 12 participants. 

Register by emailing Mandy at mandy.olivam@gmail.com. 

If you find the program valuable, an offering of $5-$20 for each part is suggested. You may make an offering on the evening of the event.  

For additional community-building, arrive between 6:30 and 7:00 for snacks and informal conversation. 

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Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living
Mar
5
to Apr 30

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living

  • Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living is an 8-session class using resources from The Class of Nonviolence developed by Colman McCarthy, founder of the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, D.C. It has been taught to more than 5,000 high school, college, and graduate students since 1982.

In this 8-week process, delve into the study and practice of nonviolence. Each session includes online readings from great peacemakers such as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Gene Sharp, and Leo Tolstoy.

When: 8 Sundays, 6:00 – 8:00pm, March 5- April 30, skipping Easter Sunday (April 16)

Where: Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion

How much: $95 OR sign up with a friend for $85 each. 

Register online at www.DrepungGomangUSA.org (click on the Compassion Center Classes tab), at the center, or by calling 502-614-5616. 

Some partial scholarships are available upon request. Please email DrepungGomangCompassion@gmail.com. 

Registration closes on March 2 to allow for reading preparation before the first session. 

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Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living
Feb
20
to Apr 10

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living

Dynamic Nonviolence: Studying Peace for Living is an 8-session class using resources from The Class of Nonviolence developed by Colman McCarthy, founder of the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, D.C. It has been taught to more than 5,000 high school, college, and graduate students since 1982.

In this 8-week process, delve into the study and practice of nonviolence. Each session includes online readings from great peacemakers such as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Gene Sharp, and Leo Tolstoy.

When: 8 Mondays, 6:00 – 8:00pm, February 20- April 10

Where: JustFaith Ministries office
224 Woodbine Street, Louisville, KY 40208

How much: Sliding scale from $40 to $120

Register by emailing Cory at corylealoc@gmail.com. Pay at the first class. 

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