The Prisoner of War / Missing in Action CT Forget-Me-Nots, Inc., based in New Milford will play host to an outdoor candlelight service Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m.

The gathering will be held on the lawn of St. Francis Xavier Parish Center on Elm Street, near the top of the Village Green.

The event is part of National POW/MIA Recognition Day, a day to remember the nation’s unrecovered prisoners or war, those missing in action and their families.

Light sticks will be provided.

For more information, call 860-355-2567.