Lanterns for Peace Commemoration of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki August 06, 2023 at 6:00pm - 9pm Central Time (US & Canada) Lincoln Park Picnic Area 3 Milwaukee, IL United States Contact person: Pamela Richard
Hosted by: Peace Action WI
6 PM - Japanese Lantern-making, folding origami peace cranes, story-telling of “Sadako and the 1000 Paper Cranes.”
7 PM - Music by Frogwater, with John and Susan Nicholson playing traditional Celtic music, Delta blues and original material.
7:30 PM - Commemorative Program
8:15 PM - Floating of Traditional Japanese Lanterns on the Milwaukee River