NAACP Hosting Candle Light Vigil At Garden Of Reflection Tonight

The Garden of Reflection.

The Bucks County NAACP and the Peace Center of Langhorne are co-hosting a vigil against racism, violence, and injustice this evening.

This car procession and candle light vigil will be held at the Garden of Reflection in Lower Makefield. As people drive up to the entrance at 1950 Woodside Road, signs will line the road detailing racial injustices.

It comes during a week of nationwide peaceful protests and rioting in the wake of the murder of George Floyd at the knee of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin.

Newtown Township Supervisor David Oxley starting working with State Senator Steve Santarsiero last Friday. Together, they came up with the processional at the Garden of Reflection.

Dedicated on September 30, 2006, the Garden of Reflection honors the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center.

Vigil attendees should stay in their cars and drive at about 5 miles per hour. It begins at 7 p.m.