Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Detention Camps

July 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Peaceful gatherings as part of a national effort to bring together thousands of people of conscience across the country to protest the inhumane conditions faced by refugees at our borders and at holding centers, particularly children. There are (at least) three local events:

  • (at 7pm) Near the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility in Batavia, NY. 7-9pm. If you are using GPS the address to use is 4250 Federal Dr. Batavia NY 14020. More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/630475337420957/
  • (at 8pm) At Bidwell & Elmwood, 8pm. Please bring signs. WNYPC cohosting with Jen Page and Juweria Dahir. https://www.facebook.com/events/1320433761465898/
  • (at 8pm) At North Presbyterian Church (front lawn if not raining), 300 North Forest Rd, Amherst. At 9pm, there’ll be a candlelight silent vigil as in locations around the world.

 

Details

Date:
July 12, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm