Ashland’s ninth annual World Peace and Prayer Day stretches a full 12 hours today at Jackson Wellsprings.

The event includes a peace parade, music, yoga and a ceremony for world peace. This year it also includes a celebration of the solstice.

Details are available at www.walkinpeace.org. Details of World Peace and Prayer Day celebrations elsewhere are at www.worldpeaceday.com.

Jackson Wellsprings is at 2253 Highway 99 North.