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Remembrance Events

Held monthly over Zoom, remembrance events incorporate a candle lighting ceremony, poem reading, and lead craft or activity to foster community connections and honor your loss.

 

April Remembrance Event

 

Poem Writing, Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

4/9/21 at 8pm

Join our April Remembrance Event on 4/9 at 8pm on Zoom. There will be a poem writing exercise lead by Dana Romano, as well candle lighting and poem reading. To participate in this event please bring a piece of paper, writing utensil, and a candle and means to light it if you wish to participate in the candle lighting. 

 

 

March Remembrance Event

 

Mandala Drawing Tutorial, Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

3/12/21 at 8pm

Join our March Remembrance Event on 3/12 at 8pm on Zoom. There will be a mandala drawing tutorial as well candle lighting and poem reading. To participate in this event please bring a piece of paper, pen, and pencil as well as a candle and means to light it if you wish to participate in the candle lighting. 

 

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May Remembrance Event

 

Paper Flowers, Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

5/14/21 at 8pm

 

In honor of Bereaved Mother's Day and Mother's Day, our May Remembrance Event will be dedicated to creating mementos to honor all babies. The event will consist of candle lighting ceremony, poem reading, and memory paper flowers. To participate in this event please bring paper, scissors, a glue stick, a writing utensil, and a candle and means to light it if you wish to participate in the candle lighting.

 

 

June Remembrance Event

 

Father's Grief Online Lecture, Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

6/18/21 at 8pm

 

In honor of Father's Day, our June Remembrance Event will be dedicated to engaging in dialogue surrounding men's grief. The event will consist of candle lighting ceremony, poem reading, and an online lecture by author, Kelly Farley about his journey as a father grieving the loss of his two babies.

 

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July Remembrance Event

Butterfly Drawing Tutorial , Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

7/16/21 at 8pm

 

Join us on Friday for our July Remembrance Event: Candle Lighting, Butterfly Drawing Tutorial, and Poem Reading! To participate please bring the following: A sheet of paper, a drawing utensil (pen, pencil, marker, etc.), a candle, means to light the candle.

 

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August Remembrance Event

Anniversary/ Birth Month Flower Drawing Tutorial , Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

8/13/21 at 8pm

 

Join us on Friday for our July Remembrance Event: Candle Lighting, Month Flower Drawing Tutorial, and Poem Reading! To participate please bring the following: A sheet of paper, a drawing utensil (pen, pencil, marker, etc.), a candle, means to light the candle.

Use the following link to join the meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82122740204

 

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September 

Remembrance Event

Yoga for Grief by Adrienne , Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

9/10/21 at 8pm

 

Join us on Friday for our September Remembrance Event: Candle Lighting, Yoga for Grief by Adrienne, and Poem Reading! To participate please bring the following: wear comfy clothes, a yoga mat/blanket for floor, and blanket!

Use the following link to join the meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87051175143

 

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February Remembrance Event

 

Calligraphy Tutorial, Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

2/12/21 at 8pm

Join our February Remembrance Event on 2/12 at 8pm on Zoom. There will be a calligraphy tutorial to write the word, "Hope" and your baby(ies) name(s) as well candle lighting and poem reading. To participate in this event please bring a piece of paper and marker (any color or size marker will do) as well as a candle and means to light it if you wish to participate in the candle lighting. 

 

 

January Remembrance Event

 

Frozen Lake Drawing Tutorial, Candle Lighting Ceremony, Poem Reading

1/15/2021 at 8pm

 

Join our January Remembrance Event on 1/15 at 8pm on Zoom. There will be a drawing tutorial to create a frozen lake scene as well as a poem reading. To participate in this event please bring a piece of paper and drawing material (pencil, pen, marker). 

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