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Women’s symposium to make return

After a year off, the Women’s Health Symposium is returning to the Townshend Theatre here on Saturday, May 8 from 9 a.m-3 p.m.

This year’s theme is “Diversity—acknowledge, embrace, celebrate.”

“It’s about celebrating women of all ages,” said Peggy Loyie, one of the symposium organizers.

“Sizes, shapes, and colours,” added fellow organizer Linda Hamilton.

Addictions awareness walk slated Thursday

The public is invited to participate in the second “Mental Health and Addictions Awareness Walk,” which slated to take place here this Thursday (April 15).

“Everyone’s welcome, so please come out,” said Tiffany Clifford, aboriginal alcohol and drug worker with the United Native Friendship Centre, who is organizing the walk with Couchiching Treatment and Support Services.