Together Apart with Priya Parker [Virtual]

April 24, 9:00am - 10:30am EDT. Hosted at NYC | Purpose | Zoom or YouTube Live

part of a series on Purpose


About the speaker

Priya Parker is helping us take a deeper look at how anyone can create collective meaning in modern life, one gathering at a time. She is a master facilitator, strategic advisor, acclaimed author of The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why it Matters, and executive producer and host of the New York Times podcast, Together Apart. Trained in the field of conflict resolution, Parker has worked on race relations on American college campuses and on peace processes in the Arab world, southern Africa, and India. She lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband and two children.

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Additional details


📺 Tune in on Zoom or YouTube Live


All registered attendees will receive two reminder emails with the information you need for Friday’s event. You’ll receive the first email on Thursday, April 23rd around 6 PM (EDT). The second email will go out the morning of the event Friday morning at 8:30 AM (EDT).

Everyone else will be able to tune in through YouTube Live at 9:00 AM (EDT)..

(🚩Check your spam folder: Don’t see an email from us closer to the event time? Please be sure to check you spam folder.)

🌈 Let’s Have Fun Together

☕️ Grab your favorite mug: Have a favorite mug? Let’s keep the CreativeMornings spirit alive together! Bring your favorite mug to the event and be ready to hold it up for the rest of the community to see.

🎉 Extra points for creative flair: If you’re feeling it, show up in your favorite outfit, hat, wallpaper background, or all of the above!

Musical Guest is Sarah Goldstone


Sarah Goldstone is a pianist, keyboardist, vocalist, violinist, and composer based in Brooklyn, NY. Classically trained, she currently performs, records, and tours in a wide variety of genres. With various acts, TV appearances include Conan, The Today Show, Later With Jools Holland and Good Morning America. Venues of note are Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall, the Ryman Auditorium and the Fillmore in San Francisco. She has played at Coachella, Byron Bay Bluesfest, New Orleans Jazz Festival, Madcool Madrid, among many others. Over the years, she has toured and recorded on keys with Hurray for the Riff Raff, How to Dress Well, Ex Reyes, Matt Sucich, Alex Winston, Alison Sudol, and will begin touring with the Dixie Chicks next year. “Love & Loneliness,” the single from her first solo EP is out now. You can follow Sarah on Instagram: @sargold

Volunteer Sign Interpretation by Canara Price

CreativeMornings/NewYork / Kate Bornstein
Reserved seats are available for anyone who is Deaf or hard of hearing. Email us to reserve a ticket.

About our interpreter: Canara Price volunteers in the deaf community as an interpreter for civil rights organizations, churches, and several schools and agencies. She is the founder and executive director of People’s Theatre, Inc., a non-profit organization exposing under privileged communities to the performing arts. She has produced and/or directed over 40 productions with this company. She is also an award winning producer and director as well as a member of Black Deaf Advocates, the SAG/AFTRA, National Association of Black Journalists, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and the National Council of Negro Women.



April’s Theme is Purpose

Our Indianapolis chapter chose this month’s exploration of Purpose and Jason Ratliff illustrated the theme.