"Operation Respect" concert by Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul, and Mary
WHAT: Arts Integration Menomonie- A.I.M. is excited to invite local educators from the Menomonie School District and teacher educators from UW-Stout's School of Education and School of Art to a private performance with Peter Yarrow!
Peter Yarrow is a singer and songwriter from the 1960's trio, Peter, Paul and Mary, whose greatest hits included, Puff the Magic Dragon, Blowin' in the Wind, and If I Had A Hammer. He was an activist and peace advocate during the Civil Rights Movement.
Peter Yarrow calls his mission for the last 10 years, Operation Respect, an anti-bullying campaign that promotes tolerance and civility in schools. The purpose behind Operation Respect is to assure each child a respectful, safe and compassionate climate of learning, free of bullying, ridicule and violence, whereby their cognitive, social and emotional development can take place.
In alignment with A.I.M.'s goals to celebrate the teacher who is the most integral component in education and to celebrate partnerships among UW-Stout and the Menomonie School District, Peter Yarrow's Wednesday evening private performance will include his Operation Respect program and concert.
This is a private, by-invitation only event. Seating is limited to the first 250 attendees. Desserts will be provided during the break. A cash bar will be available the night of the show, opening at 5:30pm.
WHEN: Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 at 6:00- 7:30PM
(Socialization and song with Peter will continue from 7:30-9:00pm).
WHERE: Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts- MTCA