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Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration - Abolition 2020 Ceremony

on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 14:04

Quakers of Orlando are hosting an interfaith prayer service toward abolishing nuclear weapons by August 6, 2020, the 75th anniversary of the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Light refreshments will be served.

When: August 6th, 2013, Starting at 6:30pm

Quakers of Orlando Meeting House
316 E. Marks Street
Orlando, FL 32803

6:30 - 7:00 P.M. Music - "Stranger Than Fiction" Band
7:00 - 8:00 P.M. Main Program
8:00 - 8:45 P.M. Light food and fellowship


Welcome: Letter from Mayors for Peace /Nelson Betancourt
Medicine Man Joe Iron Eagle (Chiricahua-Apache)
Native Americans and Nuclear Weapons /Gary Miller 
 United Nations Orlando Chapter /Dave O'Connor
Peace Builders & Justice of Florida /Miguel Rodriguez
Amnesty International /Rita Lucey
SGI-USA (Nicherin Buddhism) /Olabisi Cox
Special Presentation: Author/Filmmaker Irene Zabytko      
                                                 "One Sky" work-in-progress trailer
Mayors for Peace: The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima & Nagasaki Travelling Exhibit 
Quakers of Orlando/ Silent Worship (3 minutes)
 Closing Song: "Will the Circle Be Unbroken"/Everybody!  (led by "Stranger Than Fiction" Band)