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Race & Faith Learning Group for Parents (Bunting and Watts)

Topic: "White Awake: An honest look at what it means to be white" by Daniel Hill
Special Focus: This group is specifically geared towards parents, with kids at home, who are looking to explore their white identity. This is a good next step as parents invest in teaching their kids to have empathy and to treat everyone with care and respect.
Dates: Thursday evenings (July 30, August 6, August 13, August 20)
Time: 7:30-8:30pm
Location: Online (leader will provide more information)
Leader Names & Bio:

Hannah Bunting - As a woman of color, my racial and ethnic identifies often overpower my other identities - when I walk into a room, I am conscious of the color of my skin. I have a degree from UW-Madison in African-American History and experience in facilitating dialogue with others on how race affects each of us. I’m excited to continue learning with others!

Heather Watts - I am a white female, raised in Madison. For 35 years my work has centered on children and families. I know conversations about race are hard. I am grateful for the grace-filled people, including my adult children, who have taught me along the way. I think authenticity is key as people explore race and racism so I and want to create a safe space to do this.

All participants must register separately. Participants are responsible for obtaining their own copy of the book. Please be prepared to discuss chapters 1-3 at our first meeting on July 30th.

Adult Ministries Activities (Brader Way)
Thursday, July 30, 2020
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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