LDWC Candlelight Vigil
OnDecember 4th, 2014 at 5:30pm, the Lennoxville and District Women’s Centre will be hosting a candlelight vigil in honour of the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women at Uplands Cultural & Heritage Centre (9 Speid Street – Borough of Lennoxville). This is a time for our community to come together to remember and honour those whose lives have been affected by sexual & gender based violence.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of a crime which shook our province to its core. The Massacre of 14 female students at the Polytechnique of Montreal threw our society into a whirlwind of devastating shock. The death of Champlain graduate, Annie Turcotte, who
The year 2014 is the 25th anniversary of the Polytechnique Massacre when fourteen female students were killed, including Champlain College graduate Annie Turcotte.