Love Song for Susan Blake: A Life Celebration

Susan June Blake, the founder of PeaceSmiths, died on October 2, 2007. For three decades, she was a community organizer who led vigils protesting the Vietnam and Iraq Wars, inhumane treatment at the Nassau County jail, and the onetime proposed Shoreham nuclear power plant.

With music, song and poetry the late Susan June Blake of Amityville, peace and justice activist, will be remembered at 2:00pm, Sunday, January 20th.

There will be a reception from 2pm to 3pm followed by the program from 3pm until 6pm.

The event, "Love Song for Susan Blake: A Life Celebration" is being held at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock, 48 Shelter Rock Road in Manhasset.

The event is hosted by PeaceSmiths and by Susan's family. More information can be found at or by calling the PeaceSmiths hotline at (631) 798-0778. Please contact Kimberly or Ian Wilder if you would like to help with decoration, food preparation, or logistics. The Wilders can be reached at (631) 422-4702 or e-mail .