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Upcoming Events:

08/19/2017 - IRIS Memorial Water Lantern Release

For decades, remembering loved ones by lighting a lantern and floating on water has been a ritual filled with emotion and has provided a sensation of great peace. 

Please join IRIS in remembering your child at the

3rd Annual

Memorial Water Lantern Release

Saturday August 19, 2017

SOUTH Alexander Park (7th Ave. NW Faribault, MN).

The park shelter #2 is reserved from 9 am - 11 pm for your enjoyment. (by the canoe ramp)

Decorating area will be open from 4 - 7:30 pm.

Bring your own picnic and join together with others for dinner at 5 pm at the shelter, or find your own quiet place to dine and reflect.

Other suggested items to bring include camera, bug spray, lawn chair, special items you would like to decorate your lantern(s) with, flowers, etc. 

7:45 pm - Program
8:12 pm - Sunset Begins
8:15 pm - Lantern Release will begin
9:15 pm - Lanterns Removed From Water

Memorial Water Lanterns can be ordered in memory of a child regardless of where you live, when the child died, or the cause of death.

Lanterns can be picked up at the IRIS Office and decorated at home, or reserved by ordering online by August 16, 2017.

A Limited number of Memorial Water Lanterns will be for sale at the event.

If you are unable to join us on August 19th we will be honored to release a Lantern for you. 

Decorating service is available, call the IRIS Office at (507) 334-4748 for details. 

08/22/2017 - Evening Support Group Meeting

The IRIS Evening Support Group Meeting are held the 4th Tuesday of the each month January - November (no meeting in December). Meeting run from 7:00 - 8:30 pm. All Support Group meetings are held at the IRIS Office, 218 Third Ave. NW, Faribault, MN 55021 Meetings are open to anyone who has had a child die during pregnancy (any gestational age) through early childhood. Meetings are a wonderful place to talk about your experience, your child, your feelings and concerns. You are encouraged to bring any keepsakes that you would like share. Please contact the IRIS Office for more information. (507) 334-4748 or support@irisRemembers.com

09/13/2017 - Midday Support Group Meeting

The IRIS Midday Support Group meeting is held every month on the 2nd Wednesday from 11 am - 1 pm. All Support Group meetings are held at the IRIS House, 218 Third Ave. NW, Faribault, MN 55021 Meetings are open to anyone who has had a child die during pregnancy (any gestational age) through early childhood. Meetings are a wonderful place to talk about your experience, your child, your feelings and concerns. You are encouraged to bring keepsakes to share. Please contact the IRIS Office for more information. (507) 334-4748 or email: support@irisRemembers.com

09/13/2017 - Turkey Trot Meeting

Turkey Trot Planning Meeting will be held at the IRIS Office - 218 3rd Ave. NW Faribault MN.

Meal will be served at 5:30 PM - Sub Sandwiches

Meeting at 6:00 PM

If you would like to be a part of this committee - we would love to have you join us! Call Diana or Lori at 507-334-4748 if you have any questions. Meetings are held on the 2nd Wed. of the month from 6 - 8 pm.

09/15/2017 - HUGS Retreat

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09/16/2017 - HUGS Retreat

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09/17/2017 - HUGS Retreat

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09/26/2017 - Evening Support Group Meeting

The IRIS Evening Support Group Meeting are held the 4th Tuesday of the each month January - November (no meeting in December). Meeting run from 7:00 - 8:30 pm. All Support Group meetings are held at the IRIS Office, 218 Third Ave. NW, Faribault, MN 55021 Meetings are open to anyone who has had a child die during pregnancy (any gestational age) through early childhood. Meetings are a wonderful place to talk about your experience, your child, your feelings and concerns. You are encouraged to bring any keepsakes that you would like share. Please contact the IRIS Office for more information. (507) 334-4748 or support@irisRemembers.com

10/10/2017 - IRIS Board Meeting

IRIS Board Meeting

7 - 9 pm

IRIS Office
218 3rd Ave. NW
Faribault, MN 55021

10/11/2017 - Midday Support Group Meeting

The IRIS Midday Support Group meeting is held every month on the 2nd Wednesday from 11 am - 1 pm. All Support Group meetings are held at the IRIS House, 218 Third Ave. NW, Faribault, MN 55021 Meetings are open to anyone who has had a child die during pregnancy (any gestational age) through early childhood. Meetings are a wonderful place to talk about your experience, your child, your feelings and concerns. You are encouraged to bring keepsakes to share. Please contact the IRIS Office for more information. (507) 334-4748 or email: support@irisRemembers.com

10/11/2017 - Turkey Trot Meeting

Turkey Trot Planning Meeting will be held at the IRIS Office - 218 3rd Ave. NW Faribault MN.

Meal will be served at 5:30 PM - Sub Sandwiches

Meeting at 6:00 PM

If you would like to be a part of this committee - we would love to have you join us! Call Diana or Lori at 507-334-4748 if you have any questions. Meetings are held on the 2nd Wed. of the month from 6 - 8 pm.

10/24/2017 - Evening Support Group Meeting

The IRIS Evening Support Group Meeting are held the 4th Tuesday of the each month January - November (no meeting in December). Meeting run from 7:00 - 8:30 pm. All Support Group meetings are held at the IRIS Office, 218 Third Ave. NW, Faribault, MN 55021 Meetings are open to anyone who has had a child die during pregnancy (any gestational age) through early childhood. Meetings are a wonderful place to talk about your experience, your child, your feelings and concerns. You are encouraged to bring any keepsakes that you would like share. Please contact the IRIS Office for more information. (507) 334-4748 or support@irisRemembers.com

11/08/2017 - Midday Support Group Meeting

The IRIS Midday Support Group meeting is held every month on the 2nd Wednesday from 11 am - 1 pm. All Support Group meetings are held at the IRIS House, 218 Third Ave. NW, Faribault, MN 55021 Meetings are open to anyone who has had a child die during pregnancy (any gestational age) through early childhood. Meetings are a wonderful place to talk about your experience, your child, your feelings and concerns. You are encouraged to bring keepsakes to share. Please contact the IRIS Office for more information. (507) 334-4748 or email: support@irisRemembers.com

11/08/2017 - Turkey Trot Meeting

Turkey Trot Planning Meeting will be held at the IRIS Office - 218 3rd Ave. NW Faribault MN.

Meal will be served at 5:30 PM - Sub Sandwiches

Meeting at 6:00 PM

If you would like to be a part of this committee - we would love to have you join us! Call Diana or Lori at 507-334-4748 if you have any questions. Meetings are held on the 2nd Wed. of the month from 6 - 8 pm.

11/22/2017 - Turkey Trot - Early Check-in and Onsite Registration

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