From Hiroshima to Hope

When:
August 6, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where:
Northwest Shore
Green Lake
Seattle, WA
USA

6 – 9 pm, Northwest shore, Green Lake, Seattle
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
6:00 Gathering
7:00 Family Program
8:30 Toro Nagashi
Lantern preparation, meditation space, picnicking, traditional music
Emcee: Sharon Maeda, Executive Director, 21PROGRESS
Keynote speakers: Joann and Larry Sims, World Friendship Centre, Hiroshima
Music: Seattle Kokon Taiko and Quichua Mashis, Music of the Andes
Lantern Ceremony: led by Choeizan Enkyoji Buddhist Temple
and Nipponzan Myohoji Dojo
Music: Marcia Takamura, koto; James Jennings, shakuhachi
Annual lantern-floating ceremony honoring victims of the bombings of
Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and all victims of violence
Free and open to the public Metro bus lines 16, 43, and 48 ASL interpreted
For further information, call 206-453-4471
Find us on Facebook: “From Hiroshima to Hope” To volunteer, contact fhthvolunteers@gmail.com
Sponsored by the Abe Keller Peace Education Fund, Beikoku Shodo Kenkyukai, Buddhist Peace Fellowship, December 13 th Network for Poland, El Salvador, and Disarmament, El Centro de la Raza, Ethnic Heritage Council of the Pacific Northwest, Western Washington Fellowship of Reconciliation, Green Lake Senior Center, Ground Zero Community, Gurudwara Singh Sabha of Washington, Japanese American Citizens League, Nipponzan Myohoji Dojo, Peace and Justice Alliance, Seattle Buddhist Betsuin Women’s Association, Seattle Hiroshima Club, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility
Labor donated: Poster design, Martha Brice Printing, 360Printing
Printing plates donated by The Daily Journal of Commerce

 

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