Sunday, April 13, 2003

Meetings and events

Tristate reacts to war

Motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to the "Show Our Support Benefit Ride" at 1 p.m. today leaving from the Eastgate Mall parking lot by Showcase Cinemas. Riders are encouraged to wear red, white and blue. Information: Mark Fuller at 678-7825 or

Hamilton Christian Center, 2940 Millville Ave., Hamilton, will conduct prayer services noon-1 p.m. every Tuesday and Friday. The services will focus on both world and homeland events.

Heritage Presbyterian Church, 6546 South Mason-Montgomery Road, will hold a Prayer Service for Peace, at 6 p.m. Tuesdays, until the war is over.

Intercommunity Justice & Peace Center will host "Women in Black Vigils" 5-6 p.m. Mondays in the island of Central Parkway near Vine Street, downtown, and 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays at Mall Road and Ky. 18, Florence. Information: 579-8547.

Miami University Middletown will present a lecture on issues of war and peace and social justice at noon Monday in the Commons. Information: Web site.

New Jerusalem Community sponsors "Circles for Peace" gatherings each Sunday. Meet today at 1 p.m. at Cincinnati Mennonite Fellowship, 4229 Brownway Ave., Oakley. Bring peace-oriented signs (no profanity and no anti-Bush signs). For updates on locations holding future gatherings, or if your church or organization would like to host a Sunday, call 541-4748 or e-mail

A local Web site lists various peace events. The site is updated weekly.

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