Milwaukee, August 6, 2020: Lanterns For Peace

Toro-nagashi (peace memorial event of floating lighted lanterns


Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki:

A Candlelight Vigil for Peace and

Global Nuclear Disarmament

Please join Peace Action of Wisconsin on Thursday, August 6th for a candlelight vigil along Lincoln Memorial Drive to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and renew our commitment to a world free from nuclear weapons.

75th Anniversary of the Bombing of Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Thursday, August 6th, 8 PM – 9:30 PM
Along Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee

Near Bradford Beach Pedestrian Bridge

(Free Parking in the lot across from Bradford Beach and the North Point lot just south of there.

Meet in either one of the two parking lots to pick up lanterns, signs and banners.)


Everyone please wear masks.  Special peace masks will be available for sale.

No More Nuclear Weapons!  No More Hiroshimas!

For more information, contact Peace Action of Wisconsin, 414-269-9525, leave a message.

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Co-sponsored and endorsed by a number of other local peace & justice organizations.

Peace Action of WI

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