Events

Envisioning a World Free from Nuclear Weapons

August 6, 2020
6:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Details

We hope you will join us: to remember the past, acknowledge the present, and envision the future we want to create.

6:00 p.m.: Reading of Thomas Merton’s “Original Child Bomb” outside Friends Meeting at Cambridge at 5 Longfellow Park

7:00 p.m.: Program featuring speakers, music, and dance at Lower Longfellow Park

Speakers:

Karlene Griffiths Sekou of Black Lives Matter Boston
Ray Matsumiya of the Oleander Initiative
Harold Adams of the Committee of Friends and Relatives of Prisoners
Nick Rabb of Sunrise Movement Boston

Music will be provided by Boston-based rock band, Miele and by Toussaint Liberator’s Stone of Hope Drumming Circle.

8:00 p.m. – Procession across Mt. Auburn St., followed by lantern- and paper-boat-floating along the
Charles River.

BYO chair, food, and water. Please wear a face mask, and remain at least 6 feet apart from others. For questions, please contact [email protected]