August 12 Service Will Honor Florence Nightingale and Nurses
Florence Nightingale and the nursing profession will be honored at a 4:00 p.m. service on August 12, 2001, at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. The service will commemorate Nightingales public service as a nurse, environmentalist, feminist, scientist, politician, reformer and visionary, as well as her professional mission that nurses continue in their contemporary practice - caring and healing. There will be open seating for
the service and all attendees must be seated by 3:15 p.m.
Details of the event can be found at www.cathedral.org.
Click on "Washington National Cathedral," then on "programs & events," and then on "upcoming events."