February 22, 2010

Sexual Assault Awareness Week: April 12th – 16th, 2010

Posted in News Release, SACE Events at 12:08 am by sacetalks

The Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton is proud to announce the launching of Sexual Assault Awareness Week, from April 12th-16th, 2010.  Download the PDF flyer here.

In Canada, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 6 men experience sexual assault in their lifetime.  These startling numbers demonstrate a need to call for the public to take action against this violence.  As such, SACE is hosting a variety of events throughout the week to encourage community dialogue on, and action against, sexualized violence.

Timetable of events:

Monday, April 12th, 2010
Opening Reception
City Hall
7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010
Screening of No! The Rape Documentary
Stanley A. Milner Library
Time TBA (evening)

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010
SACE Open House and Meet and Greet

Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton
6:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 15th, 2010
1 in 3: A Call for Action – Art Show and open mic
Call for Artists
ARTery
7:00 p.m.

Friday, February 16th, 2010 – CANCELLED!
Let’s Talk About Consent, Baby: A Retro Dance Party
– CANCELLED!!!
Strathcona Community Hall – CANCELLED!
7:30 p.m. – CANCELLED!

For more information, please contact Pragya at 780 423 4102 or pragyas@sace.ab.ca.

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