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History in the Making: Honoring Peace Champions
Sun August 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
Please join us at the Pacifist Memorial as we dedicate bronze plaques honoring: John Lewis, Helen Keller, Julian Bond, Richard Gregg, Pete Seeger, Barry Crimmins, Paramahansa Yogananda, and Britt and Nan Pendergrast.
Be present as the Int’l Courage of Conscience Award is bestowed on Mary Margaret Earl, Senior Minister and Executive Director at the UU Urban Ministry in Boston.
Take part in the installation of The World Peace Time Capsule to be opened in the year 2121.
We will conclude the ceremony with a special blessing of the Global Pandemics Bereavement Stone and Carriage. Plans are in place for the stone to be brought to the United Nations in New York City.
It’s been a century of struggle, perseverance, and sacrifices for causes we all hold dear, so kindly join us as we pay tribute to those who went before us in the name of peace, nonviolence, and love.
Conveners: Lewis and Meg Randa
Host: Jimmy Tingle
Invocation: Dot Walsh
Poem: Stefan Schindler
Music: Boston Minstrels