List of Vigils for Dr. George Tiller
There are so many vigils sprouting out across the country that we wanted to make sure we were tracking them all for you. We will update the information as we learn more, so check back often. Oh - and many thanks to the fabulous team over at feministing for their running list of vigils.
Washington, DC: 6:30-9:30 p.m. on Monday, Lafayette Park, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (in front of White House)
St. Louis, MO: 6:30 p.m. on Monday, St. John's Episcopal Church (across from Tower Grove Park), 3664 Arsenal St., St. Louis, 63116
Boston, MA: 6-8 p.m. on Monday, St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral,138 Tremont St.
8 p.m. on Monday, Pioneer Courthouse Square- We just learned the vigil was cancelled because they couldn't get a permit. Pass it on, please
Kansas City, MO: 8 p.m. on Monday, JC Nichols Fountain (near the Plaza)
Yakima, WA: 6 p.m. on Monday, Millennium Arts Plaza, South 3rd Street
New York, NY: 6 p.m. on Monday,
Judson Memorial Church on W 4th Street in Washington Squarechanged to south end of Union Square, Accessible by the 4, 5, 6, L, N, Q, R trains (Follow @ShelbyKnox on Twitter for more details.)
Chicago, IL: 4 p.m. on Monday, State of Illinois Building/Thompson Center @ Randolph & Clark in the Loop
Manhattan, KS: 8-8:30 p.m. on Monday, Triangle Park
Dallas, TX: 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Robert E. Lee Park
San Francisco, CA: 7-9 p.m. on Monday, San Francisco City Hall, Polk Street Steps
Albuquerque, NM: 7 p.m. on Monday, St. Thomas of Canterbury Episcopal Church: 425 University NE
Columbia, MO: 7-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Peace Park: Elm & 6th
Atlanta, GA: 7-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Woodruff Park
Ottawa, Ontario: 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Human Rights Monument at Eglin & Lisgar
Minneapolis, MN: 9-9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Loring Park (bring a candle)
Northampton, MA: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, First Churches: 129 Main Street
Worcester, MA: 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Unitarian Universalist Church of Worcester: 90 Holden Street, Worcester
Philadelphia, PA: 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Love Park, brief candlelight ceremony, sponsored by the Greater Philadelphia Women's Medical Fund.
Columbus, OH: 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Broad Street Methodist Church, 501 East Broad Street, Columbus 43215
Greensboro, NC: 6 p.m. on Tuesday, the corner of N. Elm and W. Bessemer streets (in front of 917 N. Elm)
Hayward, CA: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Wednesday, a memorial will be set up at the Cal State University campus: 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd. People are welcome to come bring balloons, poems, photos, rocks, candles, etc.
Concord, NH: 5 p.m. on Thursday, statehouse grounds in Concord, NH. For more information, call NARAL Pro-Choice New Hampshire at 603-228-1224.
Cleveland, OH: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Pilgrim Congregational Church: 2592 West 14th Street (in Tremont), Cleveland, OH 44113
Bangor, ME: 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Grace United Methodist Church on Union Street, Due to the short notice and lack of planning time, we ask that you consider BYOC -- "Bring Your Own Candle." A limited supply of vigil candles will be distributed.
Austin, TX: 8 p.m. on Thursday, The Hill at Butler Park: 903 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX, Located between Riverside Drive and Barton Springs. Immediately west of Palmer Events Center.
Ithaca, NY: 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, in the middle pavillion on the Commons. For more information, call Planned Parenthood at 607-796-0220, extension 201.
Manhattan, KS: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Triangle Park in Aggieville, corner of North Manhattan and Anderson Avenue.
Springfield, MO: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Victims Memorial Garden at Phelps Grove Park: 920 E Bennett, Springfield, MO 65807. Email Crystal w/ questions or call 417-883-3800 ext 809.
San Francisco, CA: 5-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, at the steps of San Francisco City Hall, Polk & McAllister. Bring signs, your voice, your sorrow and outrage.
New Haven, CT: 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, First Presbyterian Church of New Haven: 704 Whitney Avenue, New Haven CT 06511, For more information, email Gretchen
Houston, TX: 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, Planned Parenthood on Fannin in Midtown
Bozeman, MT: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, the steps of the Bozeman Courthouse, it will end at dusk with the lighting of candles in his memory. Please bring signs supporting a woman's right to choose, and in support of the brave doctors who risk their lives to provide abortion services to women who need them. And of course, bring candles.
West Hollywood, CA: 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, Vigil at Congregation Kol Ami: 1200 N. La Brea Avenue, West Hollywood, CA 90038
Richmond, VA: 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, Richmond First Unitarian Church: 1000 Blanton Avenue
Milwaukee, WI: 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee: 1342 Astor Street, more information on the NARAL Pro-Choice Wisconsin website.
Denver, CO: 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 11, location TBD, please direct any questions to the NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado office at (303) 394-1973. RSVP for confirmation of details to email@example.com
Chicago, IL: 8:15-9:15 p.m. on Friday, June 5, Churchill Field Playlot Park (c/o Holstein Park): 1825 N. Damen Ave., Chicago, IL 60614, For more information, send an email here.
San Marcos, TX: 8 p.m. on Friday, June 5, Courthouse Square, San Marcos, TX
Washington, DC: 6 pm.m on Monday, June 8, Remembrance and Celebration of Dr. George Tiller, The National City Christian Church, 5 Thomas Circle, N.W., Washington DC
Gainesville, FL: 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, Planned Parenthood clinic: 914 NW 13th St. Please park in the Office Depot parking lot.
Tallahassee, FL: 6 p.m. on Friday, June 5, on the steps of the new Capitol at Waller Park. This side of the Capitol is right across from the Supreme Court on Duval Street.
Jacksonville, FL: 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 6, Planned Parenthood clinic: 3850 Beach Blvd.
Rochester, NY: 5-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 4, First Unitarian Church: 220 South Winton Road, Rochester, NY
Portland, OR: 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, 3727 NE MLK Jr. Blvd. (NE MLK & Beech, one block north of Fremont, Planned Parenthood health center construction site, enter from NE Garfield Street.), please bring Candles. More information on the NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon website
Allentown, PA: 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, at the Metropolitan Community Church of the Lehigh Valley: 930 N. Fourth St., Allentown. Anyone who wishes to share a story at Sunday's memorial is asked to call Jennifer Boulanger at 610-770-9077, ext. 11.
Santa Monica, CA: 5-8 p.m. on Saturday, June 6, Santa Monica Promenade: Third and Arizona
Baltimore, MD: 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 18, an evening of reflection and conversation at Windup Space in Baltimore. To RSVP, or for more information, email Melissa Kleder
Virginia Beach, VA: 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, the community center of Lynnhaven Colony Congregational Church, United Church of Christ: 2217 West Greatneck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Please be sure to let us know of events that you know of but don't see on our list. You can email us or leave it in the comments below. Thanks all.
UPDATE: The Portland, OR vigil was cancelled because they couldn't get a permit. Please pass it on.
** All times are in local time.