Peterborough, ON – (Sept. 14, 2022) – Fleming College and the Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre are encouraging community members to speak out and take a stand against sexual violence during the annual Take Back the Night rally and candlelight walk September 15.
Survivors of sexual assault and harassment, their supporters and all allies are welcome to join in a show of solidarity and to help build an inclusive, healing community.
The event takes place at the Silver Bean Café in Millennium Park. Speeches and performances begin at 6:30 p.m. and a candlelit solidarity walk through downtown Peterborough begins at 7:30 p.m.
The event is free to attend, and participants are encouraged to come early for poster and tobacco tie making. Materials will be provided on site.
Fleming College respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on Michi Saagiig Anishinaabeg lands and territory. Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and engineer Sir Sandford Fleming, the college features more than 100 full-time programs in Arts and Heritage, Business, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, General Arts and Sciences, Health and Wellness, Justice and Community Development, Skilled Trades and Technology, and Continuing Education. Fleming College has more than 6,800 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 80,000 alumni.
For more information, please contact:
705-749-5530 ext. 1161
599 Brealey Dr. Peterborough ON K9J 7B1
Ph: (705) 749-5530
200 Albert St. S., Box 8000 Lindsay ON K9V 5E6
Ph: (705) 324-9144
P.O. Box 839 Haliburton ON K0M 1S0
Ph: (705) 457-1680