Spectators gathered at Mayor Bill Overstreet Park to watch C-17 Globemaster III cargo planes from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson perform a flyby over Juneau on May 15, 2020. Monday, Sept. 21, the park will be the site of a Veterans for Peace-sponsored event commemorating International Day of Pease. Peter Segall / Juneau Empire File)

Spectators gathered at Mayor Bill Overstreet Park to watch C-17 Globemaster III cargo planes from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson perform a flyby over Juneau on May 15, 2020. Monday, Sept. 21, the park will be the site of a Veterans for Peace-sponsored event commemorating International Day of Pease. Peter Segall / Juneau Empire File)

Veterans for Peace sponsor International Day of Peace event

It will be held at Mayor Bill Overstreet Park.

An event observing International Day of Peace will be held Monday at Mayor Bill Overstreet Park, the local chapter of Veterans for Peace announced.

The event, titled Global Peace Starts at Home, will include remarks from former state Rep. Beth Kerttula and music by Teri Tibbett. It is scheduled for noon-1 p.m. at the whale statue.

The event is sponsored by Veterans for Peace Chapter 100. Face coverings and social distancing are encouraged.

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