December 1 is a Day without Art: an international day of observance which focuses attention on the profound impact AIDS has had on artists and the world arts community. Since 1990, each year an increasing number of galleries, theatres, artist groups and individuals have participated in a vast array of commemorative events.
The 2011 AIDS Candlelight Vigil will be held at the Art Gallery of Windsor on Thursday, December 1st at 7:00 pm. Join in and remember those loved and lost to HIV/AIDS.
The service will include music, prayer, the recitation of the names of some of the people lost to AIDS, and the lighting of candles. Refreshments and snacks will be available after the Vigil.
Hosted by the AIDS Committee of Windsor and AIDS Support Chatham-Kent along with the Metropolitan Community Church and Art Gallery of Windsor.
This is a free event & open to the public.