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SUBJECT: Memorial University to hold candlelight service

DATE: Dec. 5

Memorial University’s School of Social Work will hold its annual memory candlelight service to remember those who have died by suicide, Sunday,
Dec. 11. This annual event is held to support family and friends during the difficult holiday season.
Share in poems, prayers, candle lighting and music by Shelley Neville and Peter Halley. Everyone is invited to bring a photograph of their loved one to be displayed during the service. Refreshments and conversation to follow.
Free parking will be available in area 22. To access this lot, take Morrissey Drive by the Earth Science building and follow it past the Business Administration building until you come to lot 22 on the right.
Date:               Sunday, Dec.11
Time:              3 p.m.
Location:       Chapel, St. John’s College, Memorial University, St. John's                                         campus
Cost:               Admission is free    

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For more information, please contact Laura Woodford, communications co-ordinator, School of Social Work, at 709-864-8162 or   


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