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Aug
4
Sat
Boats by Bangor @ Poulsbro, WA - Ground Zero Center
Aug 4 – Aug 6 all-day

Nonviolent resistance action. Sponsored by Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action.

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Peace Camp @ Livermore, CA - Del Valle Regional Park
Aug 4 – Aug 5 all-day

Group camp out held in conjuction with the August 6 rally and march at Livermore. Sponsored by Tri-Valley CAREs.

Need to RSVP to: Scott Yundt, 925-443-7148 or 415-990-2070, scott@trivalleycares.org.

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15th Annual Hiroshima Peace Day – Commemoration and Peace Vigil @ Los Alamos, NM - Ashley Pond
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm

Silent procession carrying peace signs, and later gathering for discussion and reflection led by Father John Dear. Sponsored by Pace e bene.

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Commemoration of Hiroshima Day @ Tucson, AZ - Unitarian Universalist Church
Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join PSR Arizona at this forum cosponsored with the Tucson Chapter of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.

Fourteenth Annual Hiroshima-Nagasaki Remembrance Day @ Pacific Grove, CA - Lovers Point Beach Cove
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Lantern making and launching, music and poetry. Sponsored by Monterey Peace and Justice Center (MPJC).

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Aug
5
Sun
Hiroshima Peace Commemoration @ Washington, DC - Martin Luther King Memorial on the National Mall
Aug 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Moment’s silence at 7:15 pm to commemorate the Hiroshima catastrophe. Sponsored by Hiroshima/Nagasaki Peace Committee of the National Capital Area.

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Candles on the water: Remembering the victims of Hiroshima & Nagasaki and proclaiming to all humankind, never again @ Harrisburg, PA - Market Square Presbyterian Church
Aug 5 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm

Music, poetry, presentations, and advocacy action to declare “Never Again!” and floating of lanterns to remember the victims. Sponsored by PSR Harrisburg.

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Aug
6
Mon
International Fast for Nuclear Disarmament @ Los Alamos New Mexico, Kansas City, Livermore Lab California
Aug 6 – Aug 9 all-day

International fast in commemoration of the 300,000 deaths at the atomic bombings of Japan. Sponsored by Trident Ploughshares. For details contact Marc Morgan or Dominique Lalanne.

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Hiroshima Nagasaki Vigil @ Des Moines, IA - St. Ambrose Cathedral
Aug 6 – Aug 9 all-day

Sponsored by Des Moines Catholic Worker and Des Moines Veterans for Peace. For details contact Gil Landolt, peacevet@hotmail.com, 515-657- 0354; or Frank Cordaro, frank.cordaro@gmail.com, 515-490-2490.

Vanderberg Hiroshima and Nagasaki Day Witness @ Lompoc, CA - Vandenberg Air Force Base (main gate)
Aug 6 all-day

Protest and possible nonviolent resistance. Sponsored by Los Angeles Catholic Worker & Vandenberg Witness. Contact L.A. Catholic Worker 323-267-8789, or Vandenberg Witness 805-343-6322 for details.