Upcoming events from the COS Anti-Racism and Reconciliation Team:


Jan 16 — Richard Rothstein @ Wealthy Street Theater 3:30pm –as prelude to the New Urbanism Film Festival at 7pm

Jan 21 — Dr. Willie Jennings –at January Series and Calvin Seminary —see announcement for further details.

Feb 6 — 6:30-8 p.m. at COS, Michelle Warren, advocacy and strategic engagement director for Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) and author of “The Power of Proximity” will speak about the CCDA national awareness and action weeklong focus on mass incarceration, Locked in Solidarity.

Feb 7 — CCDA Proximity Cafe’ with Michelle Warren @ Bridge Street House of Prayer, 7-9 pm

February 13 — 7 pm, Grand Rapids Community College Diversity Series: “Education, Civil Rights and Equality: Cornerstones for our Future,” Bakari Sellers, CNN Political Analyst, Lawyer, and Activist (Fountain Street Church, 24 Fountain St. NE in Grand Rapids)

Feb 17 — A gathering after worship for lunch and conversation from noon to 2 pm; All COS members who have attended a CORR Understanding Racism Workshop are encouraged to attend.

Feb 21-23 — CORR Understanding Racism Workshop –register at: https://corrnow.org/

March 23 — (Tentative) COS trip to the Jim Crow Museum