Finger Lakers for Peace Candlelight Vigil – Hobart and William Smith Colleges \
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Finger Lakers for Peace Candlelight Vigil

Finger Lakers for Peace will host an emergency candlelight vigil at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 9, on the Quad. The vigil is to honor the 1,000 American soldiers who have now been killed in Iraq and reflect on the loss of their lives. The vigil will be simple and dignified. Participants will gather at 8 p.m. and stand in a circle, silently, to acknowledge the sacrifice made by these 1,000 brave American men and women.

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Vigils just like this one will happen throughout the country. Please bring at least one candle and matches or a lighter.