This will be the first International Women’s Day march for the city of Barrie. The festivities begin at 4PM.
The March is organized by The Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie, with help from Barrie Police and the city of Barrie. Those in attendance include mayor Jeff Lehman, Barrie’s Chief of Police, and Teresa MacLennan, director of Barrie’s women’s shelter.
The march itself begins at 4:30, with a route down Mulcaster, across Dunlop, then back to city hall.