The Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - 75th Anniversary Memorial and Lantern Ceremony

Start: Thursday, August 06, 2020 7:30 PM

End: Thursday, August 06, 2020 9:30 PM


Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM EDT
Unceded Algonquin territory - Rideau Canal at 5th Avenue and Queen Elizabeth Driveway
Participants will prepare peace lanterns and set them afloat on the Canal in memory of those who died at Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6th and 9th 1945 - 75 years ago. There will be short presentations by community members and faith groups with appropriate drumming and music. (We asks participants to use masks with social distancing)[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%2C%22mechanism%22%3A%22main_list%22%2C%22extra_data%22%3A%22%5C%22[]%5C%22%22%7D]%2C%22has_source%22%3Atrue%7D