Candles on the Water service commemorating Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Harrisburg PA, August 5

Start: Sunday, August 05, 2018 7:00 PM

Candles on the Water service commemorating the 73rd anniversary of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki will be held at the Market Square Presbyterian Church in Harrisburg at 7 p.m. on Sunday, August 5, to remember the victims and to provide education about the ongoing nuclear threat. The evening will include music, poetry, presentations and a silent procession to the riverfront to launch biodegradable lanterns at sunset. Parking is available in the garage next to church at 20 S. Second Street. Those wishing to carpool from Lancaster County can contact H.A. Penner at or 717-859-3529.

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