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Remembering Hiroshima at First Parish in Bedford
August 6 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
The bells will toll at First Parish in Bedford, Unitarian Universalist, at 8:15 am on Thursday August 6 th , 2020 in solemn observance of the moment the world’s first atomic bomb was detonated on Hiroshima, Japan 75 years ago. There will be a silent vigil that day from 8:00 am – 8:30 am on the Bedford Green in front of First Parish. All are invited to join in commemorating this historic and tragic event. Participants are encouraged to bring signs expressing the sentiment of the Hibakusha, the atom bomb survivors, “Never Again!”
Attendees are requested to wear facemasks and social distancing will be observed.