TEMPE, AZ | Healing Field | 2012

TEMPE, AZ | Healing Field | 2012

September 9-11, 2012 – Tempe Beach Park (Mill Ave. & Rio Salado Parkway)

The Exchange Club of Tempe and the city of Tempe will team up once again to host the 9th Annual Healing Field display which posts three thousand U.S. flags in the Tempe Beach Park located at Mill Avenue & Rio Salado Parkway. These 3′X5′ flags will stand 8′ tall in perfect rows in an awe-inspiring display and tribute to those who died in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
Please join us and walk amidst these flags. This is the perfect opportunity to unite as a community as we remember and honor those who died in this tragic event.

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Benefiting Charities:
Exchange Club of Tempe Programs
Hosted By:
Exchange Club of Tempe & the city of Tempe
Local Organizing Committee:
Bonita Gibson
Mark Poisson
Ann Dewilde
Ian Katzman
Doug Royse
Edwin Harvey
Carol Mertins
Sponsor Programs:
Coming soon.
Thanks To Our Sponsors:
City of Tempe
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Comments (5)

  • Karen Russell Reply

    Me and friends wish to participate in placing the flags – there’s a possibility we could also help with helping take them down too.

    I’ve played phone tag with Bonita –

    I worked with Mark in previous years bringing a girl scout troop – unfortunately the troop has disbanded… but I work at SRP and am sure I can get a force together!

    August 29, 2012 at 4:07 pm
  • The art of remembering | Stage Mom Musings Reply

    […] through the Healing Fields at Tempe Beach Park, which features an exhibit of flags honoring 9/11 victims. The exhibit runs […]

    September 3, 2012 at 6:08 am
  • Healing Field, Tempe Beach Park | Locallily.com Reply

    […] first time I walked through the Healing Field I was overwhelmed with emotion. Pride, sadness, grief and awe are still feelings that wash over me […]

    September 9, 2012 at 2:00 pm
  • Remembering 9/11… « 94.5 KOOL FM Reply

    […] To sponsor a flag or for more info: http://www.healingfield.org/tempe12 […]

    September 11, 2012 at 6:42 am
  • Paying Tribute Reply

    […] 2001. So as not to forget the impact this had for all Americans, Ben and I strolled through the Healing Field yesterday where thousands of flags stood proudly in remembrance of those lives. It was a beautiful […]

    September 11, 2012 at 5:28 pm

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