The Peace Museum is open Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays! 10 AM to 5 PM or by Appointment. We hope this allows you to stop & check out what’s new, while you may already be downtown for your weekend at the Second Street Market, shopping and eating in the Oregon District, seeing a show at the Victoria […]
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of International Cities of Peace The Dayton Council on World Affairs (DCOWA) hosted J. Frederick Arment, the founding director of International Cities of Peace, recently at an event at the Museum. ICP is a Dayton-based nonprofit organization with Special Consultative Status with ECOSOC, the United Nations Committee for NGOs. Arment is […]
This is the official music video for “The Flower,” off the Michael Franti’s record Stay Human Vol. II.
ABOUT THE FILM It’s no secret that the heroin epidemic is a nationwide problem, but it seems to have impacted Ohio, especially Dayton, disproportionately. Media Production students at the University of Dayton are creating a documentary that educates and enlightens people as to the reality of living in the epicenter.
Sworn-Again America is a project to revitalize citizenship. Let’s reconsider what it means to be an American. Reimagine what we can do to make an unum out of the pluribus, and then, in ceremonies at dinner tables, block parties, or town square, with five or five thousand, take the oath to become a Sworn-Again American! […]
Faith Communities in Action: Combatting Poverty in Dayton is a 9-minute film about how Dayton area faith communities are zeroing in the ancient social ills of racism, inequity, and poverty in the Miami Valley. The film highlights ideas of ‘food deserts’ and how the Gem City Market concept is helping to solve that issue for […]