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Huntsville Invites Residents To Participate In Truth & Reconciliation Week

Posted: 2021-09-07 14:46:46 By: thebay

The Town of Huntsville is inviting residents to participate in Truth and Reconciliation Week from September 27th to October 1st including the Orange Shirt Day March and Gathering on September 30th.

It’s a 5-day national initiative hosted by the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation that continues the conversation about the truths of the Indigenous treaties, First Nation, Métis and Inuit land claims, and the residential schools' system in the days leading up to Orange Shirt Day and the new federally legislated National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30th.

The march will start at 1:00pm and leave from the High Street Municipal parking lot and proceed to River Mill Park, followed by the opening ceremony at 1:30pm.

To learn more, please visit huntsvillelibrary.ca