Multiple events organized by indigenous rights activists are scheduled to take place throughout Alberta Province on Sunday, October 4. A series of vigils, marches, and demonstrations are being held to commemorate Sisters in Spirit Day, during which murdered and missing indigenous women, girls, and LGBTQ+ individuals are honored. The following events are scheduled to occur:
Bonnyville: Vigil - Bonnyville Canadian Native Friendship Centre at 19:00 (local time)
Grande Prairie: Vigil - Spirit Sisters Rock at 15:00
High Level: Vigil - High Level Friendship Centre at 18:00
Hinton: March - Lions Park at 18:00
Lethbridge: March - Lethbridge City Hall to Galt Gardens followed by a vigil in the gardens at 18:30
Individuals in Alberta are advised to avoid the above events as a precaution and monitor local media sources to stay apprised of any developments.
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