90 Seconds to Midnight: Nuclear Weapons & Climate Change August 06, 2023 at 4:00pm - 9pm Eastern Time (US & Canada) | virtual | Peace Garden Toronto City Hall 100 Queen St W Toronto ON M5H 2N2 Toronto, ON M5H2N2 Canada Contact person: Hiroshima Nagasaki Day Coalition Canada Virtual event | link: www.tinyurl.com/90secondstomidnight
Hosted by: Hiroshima Nagasaki Day Coalition (Toronto)
90 Seconds to Midnight: Nuclear Weapons & Climate Change
Join us for an eye-opening event, 90 Seconds to Midnight: Nuclear Weapons & Climate Change. Discover the connections between nuclear weapons and climate change, and their impact on our planet's survival. The in-person event will take place at the Peace Garden on the west end of Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall, and will be live-streamed for those who can’t make it.
Date: Sunday August 06, 2023
4:00 PM Community & Craft Tables with Lantern Making (EDT)
6:30 PM Commemoration Ceremony (live-streamed)
8:30 PM Lantern Ceremony (live-streamed)
The Peace Garden, Toronto City Hall/ Nathan Phillips Square
Free, Open & Public, Family-friendly
You do not have to register, you can just show up but by registering we can keep you up to date on the details and provide a link to the live-stream on Zoom, in case you can't make it.
Prepare to be engaged as GenZ documentary filmmaker and social justice advocate, Kasha Sequoia Slavner, speaks on the 78th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima & Nagasaki. Kasha's upcoming effort, 1.5 Degrees of Peace, will address the dual threat of nuclear weapons and climate change.
Performances will include Grammy-nominated flautist Ron Korb and Toronto's Raging Grannies. The event will conclude with a Lantern Ceremony.
Don't miss this opportunity to deepen your understanding of these critical global challenges. Be part of the conversation and help shape a better future for all. Reserve your spot now!