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! 

April Calendar

April Events

Add’l events and changes can be found at www.cvcerie.org and www.facebook.com/cvcerie

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