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No More Week: Let's End Violence in Our Community

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"No More," a week long campaign to end violence in the community, is coming to Great Falls. 

During the week of April 14th through 19th, Great Falls College MSU will host a series of speakers, programs, and organizations to bring awareness and action to end violence in within the local community. Topics such signs of abuse, children as the silent victims, and sexual assault and human trafficking in Montana will be discussed. All programs and presentations are free and open to the public, and will be hosted on campus in Heritage Hall located at 2100 16th Ave South. 

The week will conclude with a 1-mile and 5k color walk/run to raise funds for Toby's House, a crisis nursery being established in the Electric City.

Details of scheduled of events are as follows:
  • Tuesday, April 14th, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. — “Recognizing the signs of abuse, and learning the appropriate action to take” for health care providers and students entering health care professions. This session will take place in Heritage Hall. 
  • Wednesday, April 15th, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. — “Children: The Silent Victims” will be held in Heritage Hall. Lunch provided by Great Falls College Student Government Association. 
  • Wednesday, April 15th, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in Heritage Hall — “The Script” by Tim Collins. “The Script” - A captivating, interactive one-man performance that invites the audience to re-examine the issues of sexual assault in a unique and compelling manner.
  • Thursday, April 16th, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.— “What's Love Got to do With It” is a presentation on healthy relationships and self-care. It will be in Heritage Hall. Free lunch provided by Great Falls College Student Government Association. CASA CAN fundraiser activity immediately following the presentation. 
  • Thursday, April 16th, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. — “Human Trafficking in Montana” will be hosted by the local YWCA and professionals from the Department of Justice and Homeland Security. This will take place the evening of Thursday, April 16th in Heritage Hall. 
  • Saturday, April 18th, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.— The Million March Against Child Abuse, from 11:00am—4:00pm. There will be speakers and a free lunch. All families encouraged to attend with fun children's activities, and the annual community march against child abuse.
  • Sunday, April 19th— “Kolor Me for Kids” Fun Walk/Run. Sponsored by Great Falls College - MSU, University of Great Falls, Montana Student Nursing Association, and Malmstrom Spouses Club. 1 mile and 5k color walk/run. Children welcome. No pets please. Registration 12:30 – 1:30 pm in the South Court of Great Falls College. $25.00 entry fee. Kids 10 and under free. $5.00 discount for all GFC and UGF college students with presentation of student ID.
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