Around the Miami Valley
What's Great in Dayton: April 20 - 26, 2012
At Courthouse Square tonight from 7 to 10 the Tree of Life Community will join with the international community in raising awareness that None of Us are Free Until All of Us are Free. They want spread the word about the injustices and atrocities committed by Joseph Kony, and the LRA for nearly three decades.
Oral Funk Poetry will launch its fifth season of “The Signature: A Poetic Medley Show” at The Loft Theatre, from 9 to 11 p.m. tonight. The season-opening performance will be a celebration of National Poetry Month. The theme will be Jamaican and Caribbean culture through spoken word, dramatizations, live music, vocalists, visual arts and more.
The international cloth diaper changing event will be taking place on Saturday, in downtown Dayton at The Garden Station. The Great Cloth Diaper Change event will attempt to break last year’s Guinness World Record of 5,026 cloth diapers changed simultaneously.
The Dayton Peace Museum and Fran Pesch of the Dayton Theater Guild will present a reading of fictional conversations that Gandhi might have had with leading thinkers of our time. Gandhi will speak with Karl Marx, Sigmund Freud, Reinhold Niebur, and lastly, Mahatma with young Mohandas. This free program will be
presented at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 21st and again on Sunday, April 22nd at The Dayton Peace Museum's Holbrooke Hall annex.
MUSICA!, is one of the smaller (yet mightier) vocal ensembles in our community. If you have not had a chance to hear them, on Sunday, 4:00-7:00pm at Color of Energy Art Studio there is a golden opportunity to support them both with your presence and financial support.
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Charlie, GreatDayton.com, Campbell