Illuminate Weymouth 2020 will take place Saturday, November 21st at 5:30pm at Old South Union Church in Columbian Square*. After the indoor portion of the program, a lighted procession will take participants out to the lawn area between Old South & Fogg Library.

    This special event focuses on young people and their ability to be that “little light” making a difference in the lives of many. The program features inspirational music and more. The winner(s) of the Weymouth 400 essay contest will be announced and the winner will read their response to the question “Who illuminates your life?” providing a powerful moment of gratitude and giving. Finally, the recipient of the “I’m Gonna Let it Shine” Award will be announced. This award honors an individual or organization that, through their actions, has touched the lives of many. It is a reminder that just one thoughtful act can change the lives of many.

    ** Essay contest submissions can be uploaded to this page with the proper information above.

    ** Nominations for the “I’m Gonna Let it Shine” Award can be submitted the same way. Please write a brief intro on the individual or organization that, through their actions, has touched the lives of many.

     

    “I’m Gonna Let it Shine” Award Recipients:

    2019: Richard C. Grimes
    2020:

     

    *location & presentation of Illuminate Weymouth 2020 subject to change per CDC/State Guidelines due to COVID19.