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Vigils planned in wake of Charlottesville violence


Residents and local groups are holding vigils on Sunday after the violence by extremist right-wing groups in Charlottesville, Virginia. Vigils taking place so far include:

Moment of reflection

Takes place at the Boo-Qwilla totem pole at Serra Mall,


When: Sunday, Aug. 13, 2 p.m.

Link to event information:

Candlelight Vigil to Stand in Solidarity with Charlottesville

Corner of El Camino & Castro (starting location), Gateway Park corner next to bike shop

Mountain View, CA 94040

When: Sunday, Aug. 13, 7:30 p.m.

Together We Will Palo Alto Mountain View will host a candlelight vigil in solidarity with Charlottesville. This peaceful vigil will be held from 7:30-8 p.m. starting at the corner of El Camino and Castro (at the small park known as Gateway Park), and at 8 p.m. march to Civic Center Plaza, between the City Hall and the Performing Arts Center. Look for people holding a Together We Will banner at the corner.​

Candlelight Vigil in Support of Love & Unity

La Honda Duck Pond

La Honda

When: Sunday, Aug. 13, 7 p.m.

This list will be updated. Please send upcoming vigil event information to


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