Peace Walk on Blue Hill Ave.

Thu, 08/15/2013 - 4:30pm

Nuestra Comunidad Development Corporation will hold its Third Annual Anti-Violence Peace Rally, Peace March, and Roller Skating Party. Organizers anticipate hundreds of concerned citizens of all ages will gather at 4:30 p.m. at the corner of Talbot and Blue Hill Avenues, with a Peace Rally commencing at 5 p.m. and a Peace March beginning at 5:30 p.m.

The marchers will proceed down Blue Hill Avenue. At the conclusion of the march, free roller skating will be available for participants at the Chez Vous Roller Rink (11 Rhoades Avenue) from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The Boston Police Department will simultaneously hold a cookout in the neighboring Boston Police Department B-3 parking lot. All events are free and open to people of all ages.

For additional information about the Peace Walk and Roller Skating Party, contact Tony Tucker (Nuestra CDC) at 617-436-0394 or Annie Wilcox (Boston Police Department) at 617-343-4717.

The following serve as co-sponsors of the event: 1st Armor Security Protection Services; Boston Police Department Area B-3; Boston Police Department Area B-2; Greater Love Tabernacle Church; Madison Park Development Corporation; Residents of Grandfamilies Raising Grandchildren; Teen Empowerment; Touch 106.1 FM; Y.A.R.N.; and YouthBuild Boston.