Lanterns for Peace – Sunday, August 4

Sunday, August 4, 6:30p Lanterns for Peace: TENNEY PARK, 1414 E. Johnson St (or 402 N. Thornton Ave) at the John Wall Family Pavilion, Madison WI

Schedule: 6:30 pm – Create lanterns, 7:30 pm – Program starts, 7:45 pm – Launch lanterns/

What: Join us for this family friendly event to commemorate the lives lost in the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings 79 years ago and make sure that such nuclear attacks never again take place. We remember the past, so that we can envision and work for a peaceful, just and nuclear weapon-free future.

Mail your lantern/design: If you cannot attend in person, you are welcome to mail either a completed lantern or lantern drawing to 720 Hill Street, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53705.

The deadline is Monday, July 29th. See our website for instructions on how to make a lantern:

Masks: Encouraged to protect our vulnerable populations.

Co-sponsors: Friends Meeting of Madison, Interfaith Peace Working Group, Madison for a World BEYOND War, Physicians for Social Responsibility Wisconsin, Veterans for Peace, Chapter 25

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