We are a peaceful Black Lives Matter Vigil meeting every Sunday at sunset in Sandwich Village on Cape Cod.
We kneel for 8 minutes and 46 seconds to reflect on the Black American lives lost brutally and unjustly in our country, and to say their names.
We meet at the Mill Creek Park downtown across from the Gristmill. The address is 135 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563
You can bring a candle or lantern, and something to kneel on if the ground is wet. If you are so inspired bring a poem or another reading to share.
We simply want to spread education, hope and change in our community and beyond, and to remember our history for what it truly is.
Wayne Earl Chinnock, a Cape Cod family and wedding photographer, started this vigil after being inspired by a wonderful BLM march in Falmouth.
We meet 10-15 minutes before sunset every Sunday at
Mill Creek Park in Sandwich.
March 7th @ 5:25
March 14th @ 5:40
March 21st @ 6:40
March 28th @ 6:45
April 4th @ 6:55
April 11th @ 7:05
April 18th @ 7:10
April 25th @ 7:20
May 2nd @ 7:25
May 9th @ 7:35
May 16th @ 7:40
May 23rd @ 7:50
May 30th @ 7:55
June 6th @ 8pm
June 13th @ 8:05
June 20th @ 8:05
June 27th @ 8:05
July 4th @ 8:05
July 11th @ 8:05
July 18th @ 8pm
July 25th @ 7:55
To easily track sunset times just use: http://www.calendar-updates.com/sun.asp
-use the area code 02537
Cape Cod Voices- A community organization dedicated to advocating for people of color on Cape Cod and the Islands: https://capecodvoices.org/
The Coalition for Social Justice is a wonderful organization with some great resources:
The Love & Revolution Cape Cod Facebook Group is a great source for events and positive thought along with progressive ideas. https://www.facebook.com/groups/608784873070737
The Movement for Black Lives: This is a fantastic website for Black Lives Matter support and information. https://m4bl.org/
If you have any questions about our vigil feel free to reach out. You can also send an email to Wayne@LoveDaysPhotography.com to reach the founder of the vigil directly.
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