***UPDATE, 4/4/13***: Due to the rainy weather, this event has been postponed until April 25th.
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The Charleston-based organization, People Against Rape, have partnered with MUSC’s Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner program, in sponsoring the 2013 Take Back the Night event.
It will take place this Thursday (4/4) at 6 pm at Brittlebank Park and is open to the public.
This year's theme is “Shatter the Silence. Stop the Violence” and will consist of:
- Brief commentary on the importance of raising awareness about and eliminating sexual violence in the community
- Arts-related projects
- Events encouraging creative expression about the vital need to stop violent sexual crimes.
- Activities for children and families
- Food trucks
- Poetry Reading
- Music from The V-Tones
For more information, click here.