RESTORATIVE PRACTICES [class # PER8237] Restorative practice is an emerging social science that refers to ways of working with, and doing things with, rather than to or for other people. In this context “Restorative” refers to creating, maintaining, and restoring relationships. While Restorative Practices are historically used in schools and the justice system, the model Read more →


MINDFUL COMMUNICATION-INTRODUCTION [Class # PER8231] Would you like to be able to speak with ease and authenticity even in challenging situations? Would you like to be confident that you can hear completely what the other person is trying to tell you, in particular when their view may clash with your own? Would you like to Read more →

Monthly talking circles at Irondequoit library

On Wednesdays at the Irondequoit Public Library, Laurelton Conference Room (#213). These are the topics for the next three months: Wednesday, September 20th, from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Taking part in a talking circle invites us to share our stories in ways that feel meaningful and safe to each of us. September’s topic is Read more →