AUGUSTA — The Maine Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, in the Fireplace Lounge inside the Randall Center at the University of Maine at Augusta.

Those scheduled to speak are first lady Ann LePage, the Rev. Kate Braestrup of the Maine Warden Service, Attorney General Janet Mills, Maine State Police Lt. Brian McDonough and Arthur Jette, Maine chapter leader of the National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children and Other Survivors of Homicide Victims.

The event is free and open to the public. Those who have lost someone to homicide are encouraged to bring a framed, free-standing photo for the memorial display table.