Monday, February 22, 2010

Restorative Justice Event - March 27

A restorative justice event sponsored by the Joliet Diocese Peace and Social Justice Ministry and Restorative Justice Committee will be held in Joliet on Saturday, March 27, from 9:30AM-3:00PM. The topic for the event is "Children: How they are affected by the criminal justice system." Registration opens at 9:00AM.

The event is for teachers, catechists, youth ministers, those working with prisoners, advocates for restorative justice, family members of people who are incarcerated, persons who have been incarcerated and anyone who is interested.

See program details at

Location: Sacred Heart Parish Hall, 337 S. Ottawa St., Joliet, Ill.

Reservations are requested by March 18. The suggested donation is $15/adult or $10/student. There are several ways to make your reservation:

1. email to
2. mail to Peace and Social Justice Ministry, Diocese of Joliet, 402 S. Independence Blvd., Romeoville, IL 60446, or
3. telephone 815.834.4028

When you make your reservation, please include your name, phone number, email address, parish or organization, if any, and any diet restrictions.

If you are reading this after March 18, call anyway. If you can't afford the $10-15, call anyway.

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