Please urge Secretary of State John Kerry to vote "yes" at the UN in support of negotiations to ban and eliminate nuclear weapons. The vote is expected VERY SOON.
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Tenney Park Shelter, East Johnson St. at the Yahara River. Enter from Sherman Ave.
This is a family-friendly event with refreshments, crafts and music. Please join us to remember those who have died in war and to reflect on a peaceful, nuclear weapons-free world. We'll have a short program at 7:30 pm featuring speaker Mary Doherty, with a special tribute to Dr. Jeff Patterson, longtime PSR leader and passionate anti-nuclear activist. At dusk, about 8:40 pm, we'll float illuminated lanterns in the Tenney Park Lagoon. Please join us!
Lanterns for Peace is sponsored annually by Physicians for Social Responsibility Wisconsin, Wisconsin Network for Peace & Justice, Veterans for Peace, United Nations Association-Dane County, Pax Christi Madison and Madison Area Peace Coalition. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or (608) 232-9945.