Apr 172016
 

Commemoration of the Sixth Anniversary of the Smolensk Disaster

Ceremonies attended by representatives of the families of the victims of 1940 Katyn Forrest Massacre and 2010 Smolensk Disaster, Polish parliamentarians, representatives of the Polish Embassy, Polish organizations in North America, scientists, US politicians and representatives of the local administration.

Program of the ceremonies:

  • 10:30 am – Gathering at the Sanctuary and a solemn march to the cemetery
  • 11:00 am – Official ceremony at the cemetery:
      – Appeal of Remembrance
      – Addresses of representatives of the families of Katyn and Smolensk, and invited guests
      – The ceremony of laying flowers at the Monument of the Hussar and the plaque commemorating the Smolensk Catastrophe
  • 12:30 pm – Holy Mass at the Sanctuary
  • 2:00 pm – Lunch
  • 3:30 pm – Concert dedicated to the memory of the victims of the Smolensk Disaster
  • 4:00 pm – Open meeting with representatives of the families of the victims of the Smolensk Disaster and invited guests
  • Smolensk Disaster Commemoration Committee
    National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown
    P.O. Box 481, Bensalem PA 19020
    www.rocznica‐smolensk.us, tel.: 215‐917‐6875
    e‐mail: komitet@rocznica‐smolensk.us

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