Time: 06:00 pm
Derek Doubleday Arboretum 21559 Fraser Hwy (Static display, and walk start point)
Douglas Park 5403 206 st Langley (Static display and walk finish point + candlelight vigil & BBQ location)
Name of Organisation:
Contact: Daniel Snyder
Langley will be hosting dual static displays at two sites. A display of empty shoes at Derek Doubleday representing the lives lost to overdose since a public health emergency was declared in our province five years ago. A second display of crosses tied with purple ribbons at Derek Doubleday.
On August 31st a memorial walk is planned for 6pm from Derek Doubleday to Douglas Park (~1.3km). Upon arrival at Douglas Park we will have available naloxone training, a community BBQ, speakers corner, and culminating in a candlelight vigil & memorial.