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Hiroshima-Nagaski Time of Remembrance

  • Lyndale Park Peace Garden, Lake Harriet 4124 Roseway Road Minneapolis, MN, 55409 United States (map)

Join in a commemoration of the 73rd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima-Nagasaki on Monday, August 6th from 7:30 to 8:30 am at the Lyndale Park Peace Garden.

7:30 a.m. Ceremony of the Cranes
Keynote speaker from Hamline University
Music by Jo Bolles
Sadako and the 1,000 Cranes
Bell-ringing by Veterans for Peace
8:15 a.m. Moment of Silence

The Hiroshima Nagasaki Commemoration Committee offers these events to the community to encourage reflection on the past and hope for the future through action in the present. It calls for the total abolition of nuclear weapons throughout the world as one measure of ensuring a just and lasting peace.

Support from Veterans for Peace, Chapter 27, Women Against Military Madness (WAMM) and the Saint Paul - Nagasaki Sister City Committee. For further information: | | 952.261.3891