Walk for the Memorial at Babi Yar Park

Sponsored by the Harvard Square Retirement Community, the Walk for the Memorial is an important, commemorative effort to raise funds for a new September 11 Memorial at Babi Yar Park, using materials recovered from the World Trade Center in New York.

WHEN:
Saturday, May 19, 2012
Registration at Harvard Square begins at 8:00 am
Walk starts at 10:00 am
Cookout after the walk at 11:00 am at Harvard Square, adjacent to Babi Yar Park

WHERE:
Babi Yar Park at the corner of Havana and Yale in southeast Denver
Harvard Square, 10200 East Harvard Ave., Denver CO 80231

COST:
$20 pre-registration
$25 the day of the walk
$50 families

CONTACT:
Register below or call Janet Beaver at Harvard Square, (303) 696-0622, to register or for more information.

All walk participants will receive a goody bag with water bottle, pedometer, sunscreen, a commemorative bracelet and a ticket for free admission to the Mizel Museum’s exhibit 4,000 Year Road Trip: Gathering Sparks. Non-walkers are welcome – please bring a donation and enjoy the cookout!

Babi Yar Park is a project of the Mizel Museum, The Babi Yar Park Foundation and Denver Parks & Recreation. It is a 27-acre refuge with a panoramic view of the Rocky Mountains. The park’s memorial landscape seeks to reflect, encourage and motivate an internationally inspired awakening of consciousness and humanity, inspiring tolerance and appreciation for life and the recognition of the similarities and hopes of all people.

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