YWCA Week Without Violence – Video Screening & Arts Festival

Event Date: October 19, 2017

Starts: 6:00 PM Ends: 8:00 PM

Each year during the third week of October, Canadians bond with people in over 90 countries around the world to mark the YWCA Week Without Violence, a week-long celebration promoting diverse approaches to creating a violence-free world.

The Peterborough WWV Steering Committee invites members of the local community to create short videos in honour of this annual celebration (Youth are particularly encouraged to participate).

Video submissions are due by Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 and must be emailed to info@ywcapeterborough.org.

Image of 2017 YWCA Week Without Violence Video Screening & Arts Festival Poster

About the Video Screening & Arts Festival

The Video Screening & Arts Festival is an opportunity to celebrate the creative efforts of the participants and highlight the importance of this special week.  Participants, family and friends are invited to attend this public event. In addition to the video screenings, those in attendance will enjoy live entertainment, food, and door prizes.

Youth are encouraged to ask about participating through other artistic expressions that interest them by contacting Beth Denning at bdenning@ywcapeterborough.org.

Frequently Asked Questions

Entry and Consent Form

Instructions and Scoring Matrix

Download the Poster

Peterborough Week Without Violence Steering Committee

City of Peterborough Recreation
Elder Abuse Ontario
John Howard Society
Kawartha Pine Ridge Elementary Teachers Federation
Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board
Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre
New Canadians Centre
Niijkiwendidaa Anishnaabekwewag Services Circle (NASC)
Peterborough AIDS Resource Network (PARN)
Peterborough Police Service
Peterborough Public Health
Peterborough Regional Health Centre
Peterborough Victoria Northumberland Clarington Catholic District School Board
Victim Services of Peterborough and Northumberland
Victim Services – Peterborough Police Service

YWCA Peterborough Haliburton

Event Location The Bridge

256 Brock Street, Peterborough