Ending racial discrimination with event in North Kamloops
The annual International Day to End Racial Discrimination will take place on Thursday, March 21, at 10 a.m. at Spirit Square in North Kamloops.
The event, to which all are invited, will include speeches by a number of dignitaries, followed by a brief walk back to the Kamloops Immigrant Services office, where a fundraising hot-dog sale and social will be held.
Meanwhile, the Kamloops Multicultural Society will hold a fundraising dinner on Saturday, March 23, for Kamloops Immigrant Services to help with the upgrade renovations in the community room downstairs at the agency’s office.
The dinner will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the York Street Ukrainian Hall in North Kamloops.
Tickets are available at Kamloops Immigrant Services (448 Tranquille Rd.; 778-470-6101) and from members of the multicultural society.
The dinner will feature food from a variety of ethnic restaurants and from members of the society.
Cost is $35 for adults and $17.50 for youths ages 12 to 18.
Children are admitted free.