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BCPS Partners With City of Pembroke Pines to Host Kindness Initiative Event

Tuesday, February 07, 2017
 
WHO:            
The School Board of Broward County, Florida partnered with the City of Pembroke Pines to host an inaugural Kindness Initiative event – Community Peace Meal Picnic.

WHAT:   
Families and the community are invited to pack a lunch, bring decorated blankets and baskets, and enjoy performances by students from local schools, who will share messages of kindness, compassion and forgiveness.  Picnic participants will also enjoy musical entertainment, a Peace Pole presentation and the creation of a human peace sign. The Community Peace Meal Picnic is free and the public is invited to attend.  
                        
WHEN:
Saturday, February 11, 2017
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.


WHERE:
William B. Armstrong Dream Park
1700 NW 160th Avenue (Dykes Road)
Pembroke Pines, FL 33018

 
MEDIA ARE INVITED TO COVER THIS EVENT.

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