Come celebrate at the annual Diversity Dinner on Saturday, November 3 from 4:30-8:00 PM!
Things to bring:
a dish to share non-perishable food donations for the Food Bank barrels offerings for the altar (pictures of ancestors, mementos, flowers, etc) family and friends your dancing shoes
Save the date: Saturday, Nov. 5th, from 4 to 8; in the multipurpose room.
Don’t miss this FREE joyful celebration of everyone who is part of the Peralta family!
Incredible food from all over the world. Bring your dish to share. Live performances. DJ DelicaTess’n will be spinning dance tunes. Email her your song . . . → Read More: The Annual Peralta Community Celebration & Potluck Party—the Diversity Dinner is coming!
While we are facing serious budget woes locally and nationally, Japanese citizens are still reeling from the triple disaster of the earthquake, tsunami, and malfunction of the Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant. Their unknowns are about the basics — the health and safety of their people as well as that of their air, water, and . . . → Read More: Change Reaction for Japan
The D-U Dance Party
Dear Peralta Community,
I don’t know about you, but I can’t stop humming those words from the 5th graders’ performance of the Mosaic Project song or visualizing those kids with their fists in the air singing in Spanish about working for peace. Los ninos are ‘el futuro’. Those . . . → Read More: “I” is for individuality and “C” is for Community, When we come together in the places we live….Oh oh oh oh.
Just two weeks to go until Peralta’s feel-good event of the season! The 2010 Diversity-Unity Dinner is on Saturday, November 13, from 4-7:30 p.m.
It’s a chance to hang out with your Peralta friends, share a little bit of your family’s culture in the form of some tasty food, and celebrate the amazing . . . → Read More: Hey Peralta Deejay…
Mark your calendars nowâ€”Peraltaâ€™s fabulous Diversity Dinner is coming up fast. This is not a fundraiser, just a fun-tastic party!
The Diversity Dinner is a chance for the entire Peralta community to gather together in celebration of our cultures, to meet new friends and greet the old, and to eat, drink, and . . . → Read More: Get Ready for the Diversity Dinner: November 13, 4-8 p.m.
Thursday, March 11th, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the Peralta Multi-Purpose Room
Peraltaâ€™s Diversity-Unity Committee invites you to join us for this important discussion facilitated by Second Step teacher Susan Killebrew and staff from the nonprofit Our Family Coalition.
In a recent survey, more than 50% of Peralta’s 4th and 5th grade students . . . → Read More: Join Us for a Discussion on Children and Gender Stereotypes
Perhaps you already have your copy of the Peralta Diversity-Unity Cookbook. Perhaps you have even cooked a meal or two for special someones using this cookbook. Now is the time to share your secrets (and perhaps they will reciprocate by cooking you a meal or two.)
Also, if you can help to get the . . . → Read More: Give a Gift of Loving Meals from Our Peralta Community
Does December leave you feeling like the Grinch? Are you too busy to light the kinara? Does your Hanukkah bush seem to droop? Do your kids covet their neighbors’ winter rituals? Do you attend so many winter-time celebrations that you’ve forgotten which one is yours?
Share your experiences with and coping strategies for the . . . → Read More: Is Your Heart Feeling Two Sizes Too Small? Fix this at the Diversity-Unity Committee Meeting: December 9 | 6:30-8pm
Gracias to all who attended the Diversity-Unity inner with good spirits and good appetites!
Arigato to those who brought dishes from their heritage, their family cookbooks, or their favorite take-out spots!
Xie xie to those who shared their bounty even further by dropping canned goods in the food drive bins.
Shukran to those of . . . → Read More: Diversity-Unity Dinner | Incredible + Edibles