NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Individuals with base access are invited to attend the annual Light of Day event from 7-7:45 a.m. Aug. 26 outside of the River’s Edge Catering and Conference Center as we kick off Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.

The sunrise event starts with opening remarks by the NAS Pax River Commanding Officer, followed by the 2015 Chief Petty Officer selects offering an inspirational reading, personal stories of survival as proof that life is worth living, and more.