This service at the river is a touching tribute to all who have lost their lives during the Iraq and Afghanistan wars:
A SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE OF THE VICTIMS
OF THE IRAQ and AFGHANISTAN WARS
REFLECTIONS FOR HEALING AND HOPE
MONDAY MAY 27, 2013
at 9 AM
SISTER CITIES BRIDGE
GENESEE CROSSROADS PARK
(BEHIND THE CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL, DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER)
This Memorial Day Service is a remembrance of all who have died in the current wars, as well as a remembrance of the preciousness and beauty of all life. Our hope is that the memory of each life is held in an embrace of dignity and compassion, and in that remembrance there is comfort for the grieving and healing for all of humanity so that peace may come.
The Memorial Day parade begins at 10:30 am, so it is possible
to attend both events for those who wish.