2013 Hiroshima-Nagasaki Remembered
Tuesday, August 6th 2013
7:30pm – 8:30pm
Esquimalt Gorge Park
(off Tillicum Road just south of the Gorge Waterway)
The annual lantern ceremony, marking the 68th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Japan
Lantern making starts at 7 pm, with words/songs of peace at 7:30 pm, followed by floating the lanterns on the Gorge.
Free – Bring a blanket and/or chair to sit on, a flashlight and a battery candle if you wish. Floating lantern supplies will be provided.
** Sponsored by the Victoria Raging Grannies, Victoria Peace Coalition, Canadian Department of Peace Initiative