Grand Rapids Community College will be celebrating World Peace Day this Thursday, Sep. 19 from 10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. located at Olivarez Commons.
World Peace Day is an annual celebration that was established on Sept. 21 by the United Nations to encourage love, peace and social justice.
GR Poet Laureate Fable, and his group The Diatribe, will kick off the event with a spoken word.
Students will have the opportunity to enjoy entertainment from Vytas the DJ, free snacks, jewelry making and more.
Shortly after activities begin, English Professor Maryanne Lesser is scheduled to give a climate action/peace talk at 11:45 a.m. with Zumba shortly afterward at 12:10 p.m.