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Remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Oppose Nuclear Proliferation
August 7, 2016 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
On the occasion of the
71st Anniversary of the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki,
Remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Oppose Nuclear Proliferation
Director of Peace Boat US
Peace Boat US is a civil society, non-profit organization working to promote peace, sustainable development and respect for the environment through edcuational programs that connect people across borders and create opportunities for learning, activism and cooperation around the world in partnership with the NGO Peace Boat, which carries out its main activities through a chartered passenger ship that travels the world on peace voyages. Join us for this important discussion about disarmament and peace education with one of the most unique and creative peace-building initiatives in the world.
Process to Fr. Demo “Square,” bordered by Sixth Avenue, Carmine and Bleecker Streets, for a solemn vigil.
August 7th, 2016 (Sunday)
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Casserly Hall below St. Joseph’s Greenwich Village Church,
Washington Place and Sixth Avenue, one block north of West 4th Street
accessible by subway–A, B, C, D, E, F to W. 4th St.; N, R to 8th St.;
1 to Sheridan Sq.; and 6 to Astor Pl.
Because of the prayerful nature of the procession,
we ask participants not to bring any signs or banners.
We encourage you to wear white.
Free-will offering welcome.
Co-sponsored by the Granny Peace Brigade, Manhattan Project, Raging Grannies,
& Veterans for Peace
For more information, contact Pax Christi Metro New York, 371 Sixth Avenue, New York, NY
at 212-420-0250, firstname.lastname@example.org, or www.nypaxchristi.org