WHAT: The International Day of Peace will be celebrated.
WHEN: Noon, Saturday, Sept. 21
WHERE: At the Ocean City Mini Park, 9th and Asbury Ave., across from City Hall
HOW and WHY: Peace advocates will gather 11:30 a.m. at St. Peters United Methodist Church, 8th Street and Central Avenue to transport a “Peace Pole” to the Mini Park across from City Hall. At noon, they will present the pole to the city and it will be permanently installed at the park as a symbol of the city’s dedication to world peace. The contingent will be led by Susan Brastow, a peace advocate and member of the St. Peters congregation.