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Rhody Peace Crane Project

We invite every student to fold an origami crane, write a message of peace on its wings, and help us spread a message of Peace, Hope, and Unity throughout our community. Our goal is to create 1000 cranes, and we need your help!

TWO WAYS TO GET INVOLVED:
“GRAB & GO” Nov. 4th, 11th, 18th
- Hosted by the Campus Rec Wellness Staff Wednesdays in November. Individuals sign up on IMLeagues.com/uri, pick up materials at Anna Fascitelli, and join our ZOOM meeting for instructions and social interaction.

CREATE YOUR OWN EVENT, ON YOUR TIME - Origami Peace Crane Packets are available upon request. The packet includes Origami paper and QR code for video instructions.
Email drobbin@uri.edu to place an order.

Why 1000? The crane is the traditional symbol of the art of origami, or paper folding. Ancient Japanese legend holds that anyone with the patience and commitment to fold 1,000 paper cranes will be granted their most desired wish because they have exhibited the cranes’ loyalty and recreated their beauty. The crane in Japan is one of the mystical or holy creatures and is said to live for a thousand years: That is why 1000 cranes are made, one for each year. 

SHARE your story and photos, tag us @uricampusrec
#uricampusrec #peacecranes

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Anna Fascitelli Fitness & Wellness Center
18 Butterfield Rd, Kingston Campus

Event Type

Athletics/Recreation

Website

http://IMLeagues.com/uri

Group
Campus Recreation
Hashtag

#uricampusrec #uristudentaffairs #BeActiveBeWellBelong

Contact Person

Denise Robbin

Contact Email

drobbin@uri.edu

Contact Phone

401-874-9471

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