Please join us for Oak Park Public Library's third annual Restorative Justice Conference, held virtually on Wednesdays and Fridays throughout October. This year's theme is The Medicine Wheel: Balancing Humanity. Sign up now to receive email updates about the conference »
In week 1, we are highlighting the mental component of humanity. Week 1 focuses on strategies one can use to build stronger skills for your mental well-being.
REGISTER IN ZOOM NOW. After you register, you will receive a specific Zoom link to join in the event.
10am-11am Community Commons- trained facilitators will be available to facilitate a virtual talking Circle.
11:15am-12:15pm Community Commons- trained facilitators will be available to facilitate a virtual talking Circle.
2pm-3pm Community Commons- trained facilitators will be available to facilitate a virtual talking Circle.
3:15am-4:15pm Jacquelyn Eadie- My Mind Shapes my World
5pm-6pm Community Commons- facilitated by FEELREEL Spaceholders will rotate to hold shared virtual space for conference participants to come together. A space to explore what is being learned and what are challenges.
6pm-7pm Peter Howstrawser- Growth Mindset
Jacquelyn Eadie is the Executive Director for Project Increase which was founded in 2015. Their mission is to destroy poverty through education and opportunity. Areas of focus are education, employment, business development, restorative justice & trauma. Project Increase takes these issues and examine their relationship to poverty, thereby identifying economic gaps in the community and filling them with economic solutions.
Jacqueline holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting information systems from Devry University and a master’s degree in business administration with a concentration in Finance as well a Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurial Studies from the Keller Graduate School of Management and has worked in finance for over 10 years. She is employed with the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics where I oversee their Accounts Receivables. She partnered with Project Increase because of her need to take the knowledge that she acquired to help my neighborhood which was economically disadvantaged. Her goal is to empower voices in making key economic decisions that will improve their overall quality of life.
Peter Hostrawser has been a business educator in the Chicago area for over 20 years founding the OPRF School of Business at Oak Park and River Forest High School in Oak Park, Illinois. Peter is the host of the Disrupt Education Podcast showcasing creative and non-traditional learners and their stories and thoughts on how to change education. He along with Audrey Boyle and Dr. Peter A. James co-founded Hall pass Education which specializes in connecting academia to reality for business and individuals. Peter is an entrepreneur and change agent for traditional educational systems and has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs start and continue their paths to success.
FEELREAL is an experiential social platform powered by a community of skilled and committed spaceholders. Our mission is to create inclusive and authentic experiences for people to come together to share stories & resources, to practice emotional wellness & mindfulness, and to build resilient & equitable communities. www.feelreal.net