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Silent Memorial Peace Walk
Date Monday May 26
Time 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location Details
Gather at Mission Plaza, by Holy Cross Church, in
Santa Cruz
Event Type Vigil/Ritual
dear ones...
some of you may be personally affected by the Summit Fire, and probably many of you know folks who live in or near the burning and/or evacuated areas. please know how much we are holding everyone there in our hearts... residents, friends, family, firefighters, volunteers,

still hoping you might join us tomorrow morning...walking in remembrance,
walking for peace.
thanks and blessings, annie

Please join us for a
When: Memorial Day, Monday May 26 – 11am
Where: Gather at Mission Plaza, by Holy Cross Church, in
Santa Cruz

What: A silent reflective walk for Peace* Following a short welcome & time
of reflection, we'll walk for about an hour...past the river & along Pacific Avenue
through downtown, returning to the plaza for a brief closing ceremony.**

Who: People of all beliefs, cultures, and ages who wish to
strengthen inner peace and contribute to creating a
more peaceful world.

Why: We say to our nation’s leaders that war is not the
answer. The way to peace is through cultivating peace
in our hearts, in our actions, and in the world.

What: *Bring flowers instead of slogan signs. Group-identifying signs
and banners are welcome, as are peace flags, earth flags, etc. Wear
white and/or black if possible (not required). Bring water/hat/sunscreen.
**Returning to the plaza we will unfurl a 200-foot long Iraqi Scroll
commemorating Iraqi civilian deaths, in the presence of a traveling
BPF Iraq Memorial honoring US and Coalition soldiers killed in the war.

Our 4th community Silent PEACE Walk
sponsored by Santa Cruz Buddhist Peace Fellowship,
together with a broad base of local peace and social justice organizations,
plus a growing interfaith list of Santa Cruz spiritual communities.

Contact Annie for more info/questions: 831-427-2303, anniechi108 [at]
Added to the calendar on Sunday May 25th, 2008 4:44 PM

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