THIOKOL PLANT EXPLOSION
February 3, 1971
The Events of February 3, 1971 will be commemorated at the Wildcat Stadium in Kingsland, Georgia during an Official 45th Anniversary Commemorative Service on February 3, 2016 at 10:00am. The program will include musical tributes, reading of the names of the workers, the lighting of the candles of life, a moment of silence at 10:53am (eastern time), the tolling of the bells of remembrance at 10:55am (eastern time), and brief remarks.
The public is welcome. This event is open to the public and does not require tickets or fees. Directions to this event can be found on the memorial website at http://thiokolmemorial.org.
Toll the Bells of Remembrance
Each town, village, and city is asked to toll their church tower bells 29 times beginning at 10:55am (eastern time) on February 3, 2016 in remembrance of those lives lost.
Give a Gift Now
The Thiokol Memorial Project, still needs to meet its fundraising goal in order to be able to move forward with the planning, building, and endowing of a monument, education center, and museum by the 50th Anniversary, February 3, 2021. Your generous donation will help us create a place of remembrance, healing, and learning.
Please visit the memorial website at http://thiokolmemorial.org to find out how you can support this cause.