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Green Legacy: Hiroshima Peace Tree

Thursday, April 11th from 4:00pm-5:15pm

Join Corvallis Mayor for Peace Biff Traber to plant a Green Legacy Hiroshima Peace Tree, grown from a tree that survived the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945.

The Peace Tree will be dedicated to Oregon Hiroshima survivor Dr. Hideko Tamura Snider. The ceremony will be followed by refreshments and a facilitated discussion about nuclear weapons.

The schedule will include:
4:00 - 4:15 pm ~ Welcome & Green Legacy Hiroshima Introduction
4:15 - 4:30 pm ~ Introduce Special Guest & Reading of "When a Peace Tree Blooms"
4:30 - 4:45 pm ~ Planting of the Tree
4:45 - 5:15 pm ~ Nuclear Weapons Panel

Oregon State University - College of Liberal Arts
School of History, Philosophy, & Religion
Asian & Pacific Cultural Center - Oregon State University

Accommodations for disabilities may be made by contacting 541-737-8560 or one week prior

Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm

Asian & Pacific Cultural Center
2695 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis, OR 97330

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