International Day of Peace

IDOP 2015

Here are some photos from the event:

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founders park marqueeFounders Park, Sunday, Sept 20th, 4 – 6:30 pm. Music, Food (potluck), Dancing, Celebration of Peace, Kindness (the new project for KTP – “Kindness to Self” is this event!), Celebrating the 8th birthday of KTP, Drum Circle, World Peace Meditation, Peace Bell Reunion & Show, Paper Peace Doves Flying, Winning Ticket for Peace Bell “Peaceful Village” pulled, & Human Peace Sign.

4:00 pm
At beginning …
While people arriving , they will help set up, involving with making , drawing, hanging doves … Michael is playing music … Mari Etta is giving red hearts to 10-20 people ….
Opening ceremony
Welcome everyone ….
Thank you sponsors ….
Sell “Peaceful Village” raffle tickets
Break with music
Peace Bell Reunion Show
Corrine from MARC ‘
Sell “Peaceful Village” raffle tickets
Dr David Coppola – World peace meditation
Sell “Peaceful Village” raffle tickets
Mickaela- Pull willing raffle ticket
Jerry Wilkinson introducing International Day of Peace
Mari Etta distributes red hearts to people making human peace sign
Birthday cake
Passing and sharing cake
Closing ceremony + bring Loki up for drum circle …
Take off ….

IDOP at Founders Park

International Day of Peace 2014

Here are the pictures from our IDOP 2014 event! (Special thanks to all our volunteers, many pictured below, and to Jim Marcotte, for storing, delivering, and retrieving the Traveling Peace Arch and to Wayne Scaturro for his help in setting up and breaking down)

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In 2014 there will be a very special event held at one of our first Peace Parks, the Garden Club of the Upper Keys. We will be celebrating our 7th birthday! There will be events (see poster,below) including a drum circle led by Cheri Shanti (Wild & Wise – Passion – Purpose – Possibility), to which you can bring your own percussion instruments and a World Peace Meditation by our past President, Dr. David Coppola—at 4:30 he will lead participants in a 15-minute meditation on “World Peace through Inner Peace.” Dr. Coppola’s website is

Below you’ll find first an article written by one of Keys to Peace’s founders, Mimi Greek, and published in the Free Press, followed by the ad that will be seen in the September 17th edition.

Mimi's message of Peace




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