Jan. 8 events in Tucson - Tucson News Now

Jan. 8 events in Tucson

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Remembrance ceremonies start at 10:10 in the morning, the moment the shooting occurred. 

Mayor Jonathan Rothschild will ring the bell at Fire Central 19 times to honor those who were killed and injured three years ago.

We will be streaming the event live on Touchstones.com for those of you who can't make it in person.

There will also be a moment of silence and bell ringing at University of Arizona Medical Center. The mayor asks all of Tucson to ring their own bells at 10:10 to honor the victims.

Shortly afterwards, members of Congressman Ron Barber's staff will travel to a flag raising ceremony at the Nanini branch of the Pima County Public Library.

Ron Barber will be in Washington, speaking on the floor of the House about the incident and observing a moment of silence there.

Various groups have their own memorials and celebrations of life planned, including a gathering in Presidio Park at 12:30 p.m.

Later in the day, members of Barber's staff will attend a Jan. 8 memorial exhibition reception at the Columbus Library from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Then starting at 7 p.m., a service and short presentation at St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church.

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