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CALENDAR: Iraq war vets doing 'love experiment' to speak at Coffee Strong -- Thurs., Oct. 15

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Josh Steiber and Conor Curran, two Iraq war vets conducting what they call The Contagious Love Experiment, are walking/biking through Pierce County in mid-October.  --  They'll be speaking at Coffee Strong on Thurs. evening, Oct. 15.[1] ...

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WHAT:  The Contagious Love Experiment
WHO:  Josh Steiber and Conor Curran, two Iraq war veterans
WHEN:  Thursday, October 15, 2009 -- around 7:00 p.m.
WHERE:  Coffee Strong, (http://www.givoice.org/coffeestrong) 15109 Union Ave SW, Lakewood, WA

[From Alice Zillah]

Two young Iraq War vets are walking and biking around the country, talking to groups along the way. Their message is of love overcoming hate and particularly reclaiming/re-understanding the Christian teachings they were raised with. They have an extraordinary blog that they update frequently.  They will be in this area for just 3 days, Oct. 13-15.  On Oct. 15, they will speak in the evening at Coffee Strong in Lakewood....