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Trees of Remembrance ceremony changes in light of COVID-19

Posted at 12:06 PM, Dec 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-04 17:07:11-05

TULSA, Okla. — Each year, the Tulsa County District Attorney's Office honors the lives of victims of violent crimes in Tulsa.

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Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year's "Trees of Remembrance" event will look different. The event is being held over three evenings, officials said.

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Families and friends of crime victims are asked to visit and place an ornament on the Trees of Remembrance on any of the three dates below.

  • Monday, Dec. 7 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 9 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

A ceremony with speakers is not taking place this year.

The Trees of Remembrance will be located at Chandler Park's Community Center at 6500 West 21st Street in Tulsa.

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