Opportunities to Engage

Attend a Baha’i conference or retreat center for an afternoon or a weekend. Find a family-friendly summer or winter camp near you. Take an online course or meet Baha’is through a video chat. Browse the calendar below for these and other opportunities to engage that are open to everyone.


Most Baha’i community activities—prayer gatherings, study circles, activities for children and teens—take place in homes and community centers in towns and cities across the United States.

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9:00 am

Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury & Healing

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Conversations of the Heart – Exploring Race Unity and Oneness with Dr. Joy Angela DeGruy Dr. DeGruy’s seminal book, Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury & Healing, addresses the residual impacts of trauma on African Descendants in the Americas. The book lays the groundwork for understanding how the past has influenced the present,

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12:15 pm

Nwandi Lawson: Weaving a Rich Tapestry of Community Life

June 6 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

A West Coast native, Nwandi Lawson received an MBA from Emory University and an undergraduate degree in journalism from Howard University. She is an entrepreneur in Atlanta who has experience hosting, writing and producing for commercial and public broadcasters, including CNN, TBS, and Georgia Public Broadcasting. Nwandi has been a Baha'i since 2001 and she

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2:00 pm

Longing: Stories of Racial Healing | Phyllis & Gene Unterschuetz

June 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Conversations of the Heart – Exploring Race Unity and Oneness In this interactive presentation, Phyllis and Gene will share anecdotes from their book Longing: Stories of Racial Healing, which describes their experiences living in an RV for 15 years and traveling around the country giving talks about the elimination of racial prejudice. These true stories

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About the Bahá’í Calendar and Holy Days

The Baha’i Faith has its own calendar, called the Badí’ Calendar. It is a solar calendar consisting of 19 months of 19 days each (361 days), plus “Intercalary Days” (four in ordinary years and five in leap years) to adjust the calendar to the solar year. The days and months are named after the attributes of God. The Nineteen Day Feast, the primary community gathering for Baha’is in each town and city, is held on the first day of each Baha’i month. Eleven Holy Days mark significant events in Baha’i history.

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