Noted prison expert and author Dr. David Werner, professor at the University of La Verne, will speak about “The Prison: Accident, Success or Failure?” on Saturday, April 13, in Claremont during the 2013 Annual Dinner sponsored by Pax Christi of the Pomona Valley and the Peace with Justice Center.
The event begins at 5:45 p.m. in the auditorium at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 435 Berkeley Ave., Claremont CA 91711.
Dinner will be served at 6:15.
Dr. Werner has directed and taught in the University’s prison program for 30 years, has spoken widely and internationally on prison-related issues and authored a key text for prison educators.
Tickets for the event are $25 general and $15 for students and persons with low income. Vegetarian options will be available.
For reservations and information:
Nick Parra: 909 455-8293 or
Connie Weir: 909 596-4460