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San Francisco City Hall “World Tree of Hope” Lighting Ceremony | 2013

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Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE
San Francisco City Hall | 1 Dr. Carlton Goodlett Pl., San Francisco, CA



San Francisco City Hall World Tree of Hope Lighting Ceremony | 2013Come celebrate Christmas in San Francisco City Hall with Mayor Ed Lee and the 8th Annual World Tree of Hope Celebration with free wine, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and sweets on December 10, 2013.

The Rainbow World Fund’s World Tree of Hope is a holiday tree in the Rotunda of San Francisco City Hall decorated with thousands of origami cranes, each inscribed with written notes of hope and peace from children and individuals from around the world.

8th Annual World Tree of Hope Celebration
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 | 5:30 pm
City Hall, San Francisco
FREE

5:30 pm: Concert by the Grammy Award winning San Francisco Boys Chorus

6 pm: A Celebration of Hope with Author Anne Lamott and Dr. Clarence Jones — political advisor, counsel, and draft speechwriter (I Have a Dream) for Dr. Martin Luther King. Consul General of Japan, Masato Watanabe, will present a peace crane to the city. The Chinese American International School Children’s Choir will perform. The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence will bless the tree. The emcee is Donna Sachet.

6:30 pm: Veronica Klaus and Josh Klipp will perform at a party to follow until 8 pm.

San Francisco City Hall World Tree of Hope Lighting Ceremony | 2013


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Address: 1 Dr. Carlton Goodlett Pl., San Francisco, CA

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