March, rally calls attention to vulnerability of women at nightTake back the night. Nighttime is a vulnerable time, particularly for women.
Take back the night.
Nighttime is a vulnerable time, particularly for women. To bring attention to this, the Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault (PAVSA) hosts the eighth annual Take Back the Night March and Rally on Thursday in Duluth. Men as Peacemakers also sponsors the event.
Activities start at 5 p.m. at the Washington Center, 310 N. First Ave. W. with food, cultural exhibits and informational tables. Speakers and entertainment are also planned.
Training at Men as Peacemakers, 205 W. Second St., No. 15, runs 5-6 p.m. Thursday. The training engages men to prevent sexual violence.
The march and rally starts at 7 p.m. at the Washington Center. The group marches through downtown Duluth, stops at the Clayton Jackson McGhee Memorial for a speaker, then returns to the Washington Center for the rally. All events are free. For more information, visit www.pavsa.org or call PAVSA at 726-1442.