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“Building the Future with Migrants and Refugees”

Sat, Sep 24


J. Eugene Smith Library

“Building the Future with Migrants and Refugees”

Pope Francis’ theme for the 108th World Day of Migrants and Refugees on 25 September 2022

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Time & Location

Sep 24, 2022, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

J. Eugene Smith Library , Eastern CT State University


About the Event

Since WWII, forced displacement has been at its highest:   more than 65 million people and over 22 million refugees were displaced worldwide.

“The Kingdom of God is to be built with them [migrants] for without them it would not be the kingdom God wants.”-Pope Francis

You are invited to a forum to consider our future in the company of immigrants, refugees, welcomers, advocates, and questioners of all kinds.

Saturday, September 24, 2022

9:00am – 2:00pm  (Check-in & Coffee: 9:00 – 9:15. Program begins at 9:15)

The Johnson Room of the J. Eugene Smith Library at Eastern Connecticut State University   

83 Windham Street, Willimantic, CT 06226

Registration deadline: September 20, 2022

(Free will offering to cover the cost of lunch)

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