Simple Gifts Presents: Book Signing -w- Poet, Libby Bernardin & Appalachian Songsmith, Katie Godfrey

Tuesday, February 7th, 2023From 7:00 PM to 9:00pm Photo by Pavel Danilyuk on Pexels.com outh Carolina poet Libby Bernardin is the author of Stones Ripe forSowing (Press 53, 2018) and two chapbooks, The Book of Myth (SCPoetry Initiative, 2009) and Layers of Song (Finishing Line Press, 2011). Journal publications include The Asheville Poetry Review, Southern……

Multi- Faith Open House

Aiken Interfaith Partners will hold a Multi-Faith Open House on January 21.   AIP is a group of representatives from local faith organizations with the goal of fostering understanding and cooperation by taking some of the mystery out of faiths other than one’s own.  Participating houses of worship will open their doors to the public, allowing anyone to get……

Simple Gifts: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2022

Poets and Musicians will be at our Friends Meetinghouse Public welcome Photo by Keith Wako on Pexels.com Simple Gifts is sponsored by and at the Friends Meeting House and is organized and hosted by Larry Rhu and Al Black. Location: 120 Pisgah Church Rd, Columbia, SC 29203-9351 Sponsored by Columbia Friends Meeting House

Paths of Dissent: Veterans and U.S. Foreign Policymaking

QI co-founder and board chair Andrew Bacevich will lead a discussion with several veterans of the so-called Global War on Terror who will reflect on the implications of their military service — what it signified and how it changed them. How did their military service affect their outlook on citizenship, war, and America’s role in the……