• Carbondale Interfaith Council and community events

Grace United Methodist Church is hosting a community bell choir. Rehearsals will be Wednesdays from 7-8 p.m. at Carbondale Grace (220 N. Tower Rd.), beginning January 25, 2017.   We welcome everyone 5th grade through adult.  No experience with handbells is necessary.

Ralph Anderson Dialogues & Carbondale Interfaith Council Presents

Upstanders Are Among Us – Are You One? 

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Lesar Law Center at SIU

6:30 PM Program begins in the Auditorium

8:00 PM Light refreshments served in the Formal Lounge of the Law Center

The program format will include:

An interfaith dialogue with the audience interacting with four guest speakers representing groups that have been oppressed: Jews, Muslims, African Americans and Transgender/Gay.

We will show a video (1/2 hour) from FACING HISTORY AND OURSELVES of the film Weapons of the Spirit. This is a documentary of a small French town of 5000 peasants that saved 5000 Jews escaping the Holocaust.