Each year, our chapter partners with OREPA
to observe International Peace Day by folding origami cranes
who died after the bombing of Hiroshima during World War II.
You can watch a short 8-minute documentary on Youtube about Sadako here
OREPA and CISV Smoky Mountain will be at
Union Avenue Books
517 Union Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37902
Saturday, Sept 23, 2023 from 10am-7pm
Come fold one or more Peace Cranes and stay as long as you like.
Don’t forget to bring a chair!
Shirts will be given to those that fold 30 cranes, while supplies last!