Let the bells of peace ring

The Annual Interfaith Peace Gathering
Commemorating The Hiroshima / Nagasaki Atomic Bombings

Monday, August 5, 2013

The Interchurch Center
475 Riverside Dr. (Entrance on Claremont Ave.)
@ W. 119th St. and W. 120th St.
New York City

3:00pm Family Program
Supported by New York Peace Film Festival

Japanese Style Storytelling (Kamishibai) with Mrs. Tomiko West, Hibakusha (Hiroshima survivor)
Origami Making Workshop

4:30pm Visit the Photo Exhibitions (On View from July 29 – August 5)

5:30pm Interfaith Peace Ceremony
With Special Guests:

  • Tomiko Morimoto West, Hibakusha (Hiroshima survivor)
  • Shinji Harada, Recording Artist and Hiroshima Peace Culture Ambassador
  • Pete Seeger, American Folk Singer
  • StacyLyn Bennett, Soprano
  • Rikako Asanuma, Piano

7:15pm Ringing of the Bells

(8:15 am, August 6 in Japan, the precise time the atomic bomb fell on Hiroshima)

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