Media Advisory: CCRSB students getting ready to Rally Against Racism 2015

Media Release: 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

On Thursday, May 28, students from Truro Elementary, Truro Junior High, the Cobequid Educational Centre, Harmony Heights Elementary, Hilden Elementary, Brookfield Elementary and Central Colchester Junior High will Rally Against Racism in a walk from CEC to Victoria Park, Truro. 

Date: Thursday, May 28, 2015

Time:9:30 am – 11:20 am (Rally begins at CEC.) 

Route: Students from CEC will walk from Lorne Street to Prince Street, and onto Young Street. Students from Truro Junior High will join the walk at Young and Arthur streets. The walk will continue along Young to Brunswick Street, and students from Truro Elementary, Harmony Heights Elementary and Hilden Elementary will join the walk at the Royal Canadian Legion. The walk will continue along Brunswick Street to Park Road. Once in Victoria Park, walkers will gather at the Band Shell for student presentations, music and entertainment celebrating the diversity of our wonderful community. 

Inclement Weather 
If there is inclement weather, the walk may be canceled; however, the presentations, music and entertainment will still continue at the Colchester Legion Stadium at 10:00 a.m. Please watch the CCRSB website at www.ccrsb.ca, Facebook page (www.facebook.com/ChignectoCRSB) and Twitter (@CCRSB_Official) for any changes or cancellation details. 

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For more information, please contact: 
Debbie Buott-Matheson, Communications Manager 
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board
Office: 902-897-8911
buottmathesond@ccrsb.ca