The following information was provided by the Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice and the Environment:
Please join us for a remembrance of the nuclear attack on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the U.S. in 1945 killing over 210,000 and causing misery for thousands of survivors.
Why We’re Gathering
Our annual resistance to the presence and use of nuclear weapons is even more important this year as we face the tangible and immediate threats from Ukraine and the effects of climate change. Add your signs or use one of ours.
WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 6, 7:30-9:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. – Silent Vigil – Watertown Square
8:00 p.m. – Music and Testimonials – Watertown Dock
8:30 p.m. – Launching of the Candle boats
Sponsored by Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice and the Environment, New England American Friends Service Committee, Massachusetts Peace Action, and Survival Education Fund, Inc.