The Twomey Center For Peace Through Justice

The Twomey Center for Peace Through Justice seeks to shape social justice consciousness through education, and to take action on critical social problems confronting society. The Twomey Center acts as a catalyst for research and action on critical issues of workers' rights, racism, poverty and justice. Our mission is achieved through action, reflection and dialogue generating community partnerships. 
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 2014 Summer Reading Programs for Children and Adults



Programs in Covington, Kenner, Mandeville, Metairie, New Orleans, and Slidell


For an enjoyable activity with lifelong benefits, we recommend one of our eight different reading skills programs designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development. Programs have been offered through Loyola University New Orleans, College of Social Sciences and the Twomey Center for Peace through Justice, since 1999.


For information, or to enroll online, please select an age group below:" >4-Year-Olds and Entering Kindergarteners" >Entering 1st Graders" >Entering 2nd Graders" >Entering 3rd Graders" >Entering 4th or 5th Graders" >Entering 6th, 7th, or 8th Graders" >Entering 9th, 10th, or 11th Graders" >Entering 12th Graders, College Students, or Adults


To speak with a program coordinator, or enroll by phone, call (800) 964-8888


7 am- 9 pm Mon- Fri, 7 am- 6 pm Sat, 8 am- 6 pm Sun.


For program locations and schedules in your area, select a program level above. The summer reading programs are available in Covington, Kenner, Mandeville, Metairie, New Orleans, Slidell, and other locations throughout the area.
















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twomey Successes

Twomey Center-Successes

When asked, “What is the Twomey Center?,” The answer is often a recitation or our missions statement...

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Accomplishments of the Twomey Center

Twomey Center’s Director Ted Quant, along with Sr. Jane Remson (Bread for the World) and Al Alcazar (Conflict Resolution, Blueprint for Social Justice) continue to be successful in carrying out the center’s mission.

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StormBridge model helps heal wounds

Twomey Center pioneers model for reconciliation in the wake of ethnic violence.

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