April Calendar of Events
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month! We have put together a list of events we would love to see you attend with us!
3rd 7:00PM Turn the Courthouse Blue
5th 7:00pm Film & Her showcase at Bourbon Barrel – Independent Film screening about a victim who struggles to deal with the trauma of rape. Presentation of services by CVC.
5th 5:00pm Mandated Reporter Training at CVC office – $10
7th 9:00 a.m. CVC March Against Crime/Abram Sorek Memorial Race at Presque Isle, Shelter #2 – Day of race registration begins at 7:30am
7th 10 AM – 1 PM Success By 6 Early Learning Expo At Millcreek Mall Macy’s Court FREE EVENT
8th-14th National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. –Learn more at http://www.cvcerie.org/criminal-justice-system/victims-rights/
8th Noon-4pm Be a Hero Fun Day—TREC Center room 112 FREE EVENT
11th 2PM on the Shriners Campus students from Harding Elementary will be planting Pinwheels for Prevention. FREE EVENT
11th 9:45-10:30 a.m. Pinwheels for Prevention and Proclamation with Mayor Joe Schember at Perry Square Pavilion FREE EVENT
12th 7:00PM Take Back the Night Gannon Univ. Starting at Perry Sq. FREE open to public.
24th 10:00 a.m. Child Abuse Prevention Poster Contest Award— Judge Domitrovich’s chambers—Courthouse FREE EVENT
25th Denim Day – Is a rape prevention education campaign. We ask community members, elected officials, businesses and students to make a social statement with their fashion by wearing jeans on this day as a visible means of creating awareness to the misconceptions that surround sexual assault. This is often a fundraising event.
26th 6:30PM CVC Speaker Series—Erin Merryn; Erin’s Law and Tommy Williams at Ambassador Center, Garden Atrium
27th 9 a.m.–5 p.m. 5th Annual Victims’ Rights Conference—Hosted by CVC—Avalon Hotel
28th 1pm-4pm “Art for Kids” 2-day event Sponsored by CAC and ArtLore Studio (3406 W. Lake Rd.)
29th 1:35PM Child Abuse Prevention day at UPMC Ballpark visit www.cvcerie.org for info
29th 1-4pm “Art for Kids” day 2 Sponsored by CAC and ArtLore Studio (3406 W. Lake Rd.)
30th 7PM Closing ceremony & Candle Light Vigil with RAACA at the CVC and a gathering afterwards at Knights of St Johns