Orange Shirt Day Walk Promotes Residential School Awareness

Posted on Saturday, September 30, 2017 11:07 AM

Many people are expeceted to show their support of First Nations with Orange Shirt Day.  

A residential school awareness walk is taking place from 11:00 until 2:00 today.

It begins at Paterson Park across from the court house and will walk to Pope John Paul II, the site of the former St. Joseph's residential school.

Officials say it's a step forward in the reconciliation process and to honour those that did not return from the schools. (File Photo)