As part of a national moment of remembrance for the lives lost during the COVID-19 health crisis, a candlelight memorial will be held on Sun, Oct. 4, at the Temperance Fountain in Tompkins Square Park from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The event will feature remarks by local community leaders and elected officials.
Anthony Feliciano, Democratic State Committee member for the 74th Assembly District, is organizing the event. Co-sponsors are Coalition for a District Alternative and East Village District Leaders John Blasco and Aura Olavarria.
Attendees should wear face masks and practice social distancing.