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Commemorations Being Held Across Canada for the National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia 

Communities across Canada are organizing vigils to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia. Below are some of the vigils listed by province. We will update this list with any additional vigils that we are aware of. 

Note: These vigils are not organized or sponsored by NCCM. Please contact the listed organizers for any inquiries. 

Do you know of a vigil/event happening in your local city? Let us know at info@nccm.ca.

QUEBEC 

Quebec City 

Organizer: Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec & 
Location: Online- will be live streamed on Facebook 
Date/Time: January 29th at 4pm EST
Details: https://fb.me/e/1uV70apS5 

Montreal  

  1. Organizers: Muslim Awareness Week/Semaine de la découverte des musulmans
    Location: In-person, Metro Station du Parc Montreal, Quebec H3N 2Y8
    Date/Time: January 29th at 5:00 pm EST
    Details: https://fb.me/e/24Zv8gAy6
  2. Organizer: Ligue des Droits et Libertés
    Location: Online
    Date/Time: Tuesday, January 25th from 4 to 6pm EST
    Details: https://fb.me/e/1pD1G5aGZ 
  3. Organizers: Semaine de la sensibilisation Musulmane/Muslim Awareness Week, McGill University, and the Muslim Students’ Association at McGill University
    Location: Online
    Date/Time: January 28th at 2:30 pm EST
    Details: https://fb.me/e/14nxKX2K1
  4. Organizers/Organisateur: Muslim Student Association of Concordia / Concordia Student Union
    Location/Lieu: Online / En ligne
    Date/Time/Heure: Tuesday, January 25th from 1pm to 2pm EST / Jeudi 25 janvier de 13h à 14h EST
    Details: Remembering and Acting For Change | Facebook

BRITISH COLUMBIA 

Organizers: Foundation for a Path Forward, Resilience BC, and the Anti-Racism Network
Location: Online
Date/Time: January 29th at 1:30pm to 5:00pm EST
Details: https://www.nccm.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Speaker-Bios-Day-of-Remembrance-and-Action-on-Islamophobia-2022-4.pdf 

ONTARIO 

Ottawa 

Organizers: Canadians United Against Hate 
Location: Human Rights Monument- 220 Elgin St, K2P 1L7
Date/Time: January 28th at 2:30 pm EST
Details: https://fb.me/e/14nxKX2K1 

Toronto 

Organizer: OCADU Muslim Students’ Association
Description:  Art installation at OCADU where members of the public can contribute to the creation of the art by sending in heartfelt messages, words of solidarity, and personal experiences on Islamophobia.
Details: https://www.instagram.com/p/CY4k35YACBN/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link 

Kitchener- Waterloo 

Organizers: Coalition of Muslim Women Kitchener-Waterloo
Description: Information session on understanding and confronting Islamophobia
Location: Online
Date/Time: Thursday, Jan 27th at 4pm EST
Details: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/understanding-and-confronting-islamophobia-tickets-247335445977