Event to help end Domestic Violence
TIME: 6:30 pm
The Rose Conrad Memorial Fund of Safe Futures, in partnership with Hadassah American Affairs of Eastern Connecticut, will present an awareness raising event, “The Power of Purple, An End to Domestic Violence,” on April 4 at Three Rivers Community College, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich.
Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the program starting at 7 p.m. The event will feature a resources table, a short film, speakers and a panel discussion on domestic violence. Keynote speaker will be Gina Barreca, a professor at the University of Connecticut, columnist for the Hartford Courant, and a featured speaker and humorist who has appeared on television programs, including “Oprah” and “Dr. Phil,” CNN and NPR to discuss gender, power, politics and humor. She is also an author of many books and articles.
Grace Jones, president of Three Rivers Community College, will host this free event open to the public. For information visit www.SafeFuturesCT.org or call (860) 884-8945.
Three Rivers Community College
574 New London Turnpike