Oct.15 International Infant & Child Loss Day

Here are some events happening Tues. Oct.15, 2013:

Infant Memorial Mass

The staff of Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel cordially invite you to a Memorial Mass in remembrance of infants who have passed away. The special Mass will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 2025 Napier Street, Vancouver, on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. Reception follows at the church hall.

All are welcome. Please R.S.V.P. your attendance at 604-298-2525 or info@bellburnaby.com

BC Place Stadium

Members of Still Life Canada will be gathering in Athlete’s Village to watch BC Place glow blue and purple in memory of babies who have died. Please see Still Life Canada’s latest (last minute!) blog post about the event, written by the bereaved father who made it happen: http://still-lifecanada.ca/01/uncategorized/this-little-light-of-mine.

Langley Lawn Cemetery

Langleys Mourning Mothers honours all babies lost to miscarriage, stillbirth or infant loss at a commemorative service in the Langley Lawn Cemetery, 4393 – 208th Street in Langley. Look for the Baby-Tree at the Tomb of the Unknown Baby at 1:30pm.  For more information please contact Susan Simmons at 604-575-0311.