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Neighbor to Neighbor – 4th Annual Interfaith Picnic

Saturday, May 5 at Lafayette Reservoir

Join us as we meet and deepen our connections with our neighbors of different faiths, enjoy each other’s foods, play and pray together in a fun, family atmosphere designed for all ages.

 Arrival and check-in
 Torah scroll reading, teaching, storytelling

and singing from three traditions  Potluck picnic, fun and fellowship

12:00 PM to 12:30 PM 12:30 PM to 1:00 PM

1:15 PM to 3:00 PM

  •   Painting of our sacred words will take place throughout the afternoon with Bill Carmel’s guidance. All art materials provided and all ages welcome to paint!
  •   All activities will take place in the large picnic area. As you face the reservoir, the large picnic area is to the left of the metered parking lot and around the curve in the path.
  •   Please bring a vegetarian dish that reflects your tradition to share with 8 people. Water and paper goods will be provided.

    R.S.V.P. at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4dafad2aa5f49-neighbor1 or call (925) 283-8575.

    Sponsored by Neighbor to Neighbor (N2N), an East Bay partnership among Christians, Jews and Muslims whose mission is to grow understanding, respect and appreciation for the religions of the world, via social initiatives that promote deep inter-relationships among individuals of all ages, generations, cultures and beliefs.

At this year’s picnic, local artist Bill Carmel will assist us in creating a Montage of Sacred Words, similar to this one created with the support of Peace Lutheran Church in Danville. Neighbor to Neighbor will add to the Montage at subsequent events and it can be one of the banners we use to identify ourselves in community activities through the years.

4th Annual N2N IF Picnic