Red Deer hosts candlelight vigil

Vigil to remember MMIW

The 5th annual Sisters In Spirit Red Deer Memorial Vigil will be held on Tuesday to raise awareness of missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls.

Everyone is welcome to join the candlelight vigil that begins at 6:30 p.m. at Red Deer Native Friendship Centre, located at 4808 51st Ave., and will proceed to Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, at 4525 47A Ave.

The vigil is organized by Red Deer Native Friendship Society, Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, Urban Aboriginal Voices Society, and Turning Point.