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City of Joy film screening

United States > Colorado Springs > 1945 Mesa Rd. > 2019-02-16 > 01:00 pm

About The Event

A gathering for women in the Pikes Peak Region. We will be offering a screening of the documentary City of Joy followed by discussion and Drum Circle. The documentary is the story of the profound resilience of the human spirit, City of Joy witnesses Congolese women’s fierce will to reclaim hope, even when so much of what was meaningful to them has been stripped away. Please note that the film contains stories about sexual assault, rape and sexual and physical torture that may not be suitable for children. Event sponsors: Unity Spiritual Center in the Rockies, High Plains Unitarian Universalist Church and Red Mountain Drums Love donation requested to support local organizations working to end domestic violence.

About The Organization

Unity Spiritual Center in the Rockies

Unity Spiritual Center in the Rockies is a progressive spiritual community that emphasizes personal growth, living life with intention and joy, and making a positive difference in the world. Ours is a vibrant and diverse community that includes people of different ages, races, sexual orientations, and religious backgrounds.

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