At tonight's LDNA meeting, Troix Bettencourt of the Institute for Health and Recovery spoke about World AIDS Day, which is recognized annually on December 1st. Here in Lowell, a vigil/procession will be sponsored by Lowell Community Health Center, Lowell House, the Institute for Health and Recovery, the Greater Lowell Visiting Nurse Association, and Middlesex Community College.
What: A vigil and procession starting at City Hall, and moving up Dutton Street and then Market Street.
When: 6:00 p.m., December 1st.
Where: City Hall, then Dutton Street, then Market Street, followed by a Memorial and Awards Ceremony at 7:00 p.m. at Middlesex Community College.
Who: Anyone is welcome to attend. Several City Councilors and other local personalities are slated to be in attendance.
Why: To raise awareness of HIV/AIDS issues and to remember AIDS victims.