LYMAN — In memory of the victims and families of the Florida school shooting, a Vigil for Peace will be held at the Goodwin Mills United Methodist Church at 6:30 p.m. on March 15.

During the event, the community will come together as an advocate for our children and safety in our schools.

The vigil will be a time of rememberance for the victims and families effected by the tragic school shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14, 2018. The event will include a candlelight and prayer service and special music such as violin, youth, guitar and more. 

Speakers will incldue local school administrators, interfaith clergy from local churchs and the synagogue in Biddeford and others. 

Organziers say as we come together in community, we celebrate our commonalities and our diversity. They are advocating for peace to be realized in our communities and in the world and are advocating for our children and safety in our schools.