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Write for Rights events across the country

Posted in: Write for Rights
    Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 14:28



    Hundreds of Write for Rights events are being organized in communities across Canada on or around December 10th, International Human Rights Day, 2016.

    See the map of all public events on the Write for Rights webpage, or check out some of the major events below. You can also still sign up to host your own with family and friends!


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Hampton Lutz Longstaff Parish Law Offices
    4 Centennial Road
    10 Dec 9am-3pm Pat Hanratty


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    St. John's Jumping Bean Coffee Shop
    37 Elizabeth Avenue
    10 Dec 1pm-5pm St. John’s Amnesty Action Circle


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Halifax Just Us! Cafe
    5896 Spring Garden Road
    10 Dec 11am-2pm Ashley Duguay


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Ottawa Amnesty House
    312 Laurier Ave East
    10 Dec 2pm-6pm Manon Turcotte
    Peterborough The Whistle Stop Café
    141 Charlotte Street
    10 Dec 3pm-5pm Janet Bradley
    Orillia St. Paul's Centre
    62 Peter Street North
    5 Dec 12pm-3pm Mary Maltby
    Barrie Barrie City Hall
    70 Collier Street
    5 Dec 10am-12pm Doreen Fernandes
    Meaford The Barn
    121 Highway 26
    10 Dec 11am-12pm Donna Kearns
    Aurora Aurora Public Library
    15145 Yonge Street
    10 Dec 10:30am-1pm Renee LeBlanc
    Toronto Centre for Social Innovation
    720 Bathurst Street
    10 Dec 1pm-7pm Marilyn McKim
    Toronto St. James Cathedral Centre
    66 Church Street
    03 Dec 10am-1pm Carol Burnham
    Toronto Guildwood Community Presbyterian Church
    140 Guildwood Parkway
    05 Dec 12pm-1pm Bonnie Horton
    Toronto First Unitarian Congregation of Toronto
    175 St. Clair Avenue West
    04 Dec 10:30am-12:30pm Ted Wood
    Waterloo Princess Twin Cinemas
    46 King Street N
    17 Dec 12pm-5pm Margaret Jackson
    Kitchener Grand River Unitarian
    299 Sydney Street
    04-Dec 12pm-1pm Colin Read
    Cambridge Idea Exchange
    1 Regional Road 27
    10-Dec 1pm-4pm Colene Allen
    Stratford Festival Square Lobby
    10 Downie Street
    10-Dec 10am-3pm Anne Carbert
    Hamilton Binkley United Church
    1570 Main St. West
    10-Dec 6:30pm-10pm Jeanne Mayo
    St. Catharines The Robby
    85 Church Street
    09-Dec 10am-2pm Josefina Perez


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Winnipeg Fireside Lounge, University Centre
    University of Manitoba, 66 Chancellors' Circle
    07-Dec 10am-1pm Imreet K


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Regina Artful Dodger
    1631 11th Avenue
    10-Dec 1:30pm-4pm Gord Barnes
    Saskatoon Augustana Lutheran Church
    1201 Broadway Avenue
    10-Dec 1pm-4pm Bill Rafoss


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Yellowknife Javorama
    5201 50 Ave #101
    10-Dec 10am-1pm Joyce Gilchrist


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Lethbridge Owl Acoustic Lounge
    411 - 3rd Avenue South
    10-Dec 6pm-10pm Tseten Drawu
    Rimbey Rimbey Public Library
    4938 50 Ave
    06-10 Dec 10am-7pm Jackie Anderson
    Calgary Rosso Coffee Roasters, National Music Centre
    840 4th Street SE
    10 Dec 10am-5pm Shelby Dewhirst


    City Location Date Time Organizer
    Campbell River Campbell River Public Library
    1240 Shoppers Row
    11-Dec 12:30pm-4pm Kathy Cullen
    Courtenay Vancouver Island Regional Library, Courtenay Branch
    300 - 6th Street
    10 Dec 2pm-4pm Monika Terfloth
    Gabriola The Hive Emporium
    #9-575 North Road
    10 Dec 10am-4pm Alessandro Iachelli
    Nelson Nelson Library
    602 Stanley Street
    10-Dec 10am-3pm Judith Fearing
    Nelson Oso Negro Café
    604 Ward Street
    11-Dec 10am-3pm 10am-3pm
    Vernon Triumph Coffee
    3401 A 30th Avenue
    10 Dec 11am-1pm Tosha Mallette
    Victoria Hillside Coffee and Tea
    1633 Hillside Avenue
    10 Dec 2pm-6pm Gill Leslie
    Vancouver MOSAIC
    1720 Grant Street
    10 Dec 10:30am-4:30pm Micah Waskow


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