This talk will explore developments in the five formerly Soviet republics of the Central Asian region (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan), as well as Afghanistan, since 9/11, with a focus on changes in the political, social and religious spheres, especially as they relate to the everyday life of ordinary people in this predominantly Muslim part of the world.
11 a.m. Auditorium.
Platform Music: Amy Camie, harp
Colloquy: A guided meditation and discussion on a topic that changes weekly.
9:45 a.m. Boardroom.
Forum: Open Forum
9:45 a.m. Hanke Room.
During the summer months there are 3 people on hand (2 high school teens and an adult) to watch children. The Nursery/Pre-school will be staffed as well as supervision for older kids downstairs.
10 a.m. until noon
Ethical Mindfulness Meditation:
8 – 9:30 a.m. The Foyer.