Worldwide Candle Lighting
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 10:45:26 EST
There will be celebration of life in memory of children that have died.
The event will take place Sunday, December 10th at 6:30 p.m. at St John the Baptist Catholic Church at 2550 South First Avenue in Alpena.
During the ceremony there will be inspirational music, readings, a candle lighting, power point presentation and each child's name will be read aloud. Following the service, there will be light refreshments and personalized ornaments to be hung on the "Remembrance Tree."
Participants are encouraged to bring a photo of, or special remembrance of their child, and dress appropriately for the weather as the event is held outdoors. If you have a picture you would like included in the slide show, please call 884-2348 before December 1st.
For more information, or check on a weather cancellation call 358-2251 or 356-0849.
New and unwrapped toys will be collected in memory of the children, and will be donated to Toys for Tots.