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Light Up the Night: A Sky Lantern Memorial Service. - Forrest Health
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    Light Up the Night: A Sky Lantern Memorial Service

    DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
    Dec 9, 2018
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Lake Terrace Convention Center
    Hattiesburg, MS

    Light Up the Night is a sky lantern release and memorial service on December 9 for those who have lost a child or a loved one.

    Registration Details

    Registration Not Required

    Schedule of Events: 

    6:00 p.m.- Event opens/registration

    6:30 p.m.- Presentation

    7:00 p.m.- Lantern release

    Fees & Payment

    This event is free and open to the public. 


    The Grieving Parents Support Group in conjunction with Hattiesburg Convention Commission and Forrest General Hospital present, Light Up the Night: A Sky Lantern Memorial Service. 

    During the memorial service, candles are lit and lanterns are released as families come together to honor the memory of all children — sons, daughters, brothers, sisters and grandchildren — who left us too soon. 

    This free event is also part of the Worldwide Candle Lighting Service, first presented by Compassionate Friends. Anyone who wishes to remember their lost loved one is welcome.


    Forrest General at 800-844-4445 or send an email

    Schedule & Location


    Date Time Location
    1. Sun, December 09 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lake Terrace Convention Center

    Location Details

    • Lake Terrace Convention Center
      1 Convention Center Plaza
      Hattiesburg, MS 30402