Sunday, August 10, 2008

Lake Phalen Healing Ceremony Updates

The Unity Ceremony at Phalen Regional Park is this

Friday, August 15th
Viewing 6pm
Ceremony 7pm

There will be a viewing period where the public can view the damage to the sculpture by passing through an enclosure beginning at 6pm.

The ceremony will begin at 7pm, and will feature community leaders speaking about the sculptures creation, the act of vandalism, the restoration process, and the community impact and next steps.

The ceremony is being held at the Amphitheater at Phalen Regional Park.

In the event of rain, the ceremony will be moved into the park's Picnic Pavilion.

Parking will be available at Gustavus Adolphus Church, in the lot on the corner of Arcade street and Larpenteur Ave. This parking lot is a 5-10 minute walk from the ceremony site, and shuttle service will also be available from the parking lot to the ceremony site from 5:30 until 9:30.

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Further updates to come on this site.