Day of Gathering

NANAIMO – Youth gather as part of global sustainability movement.

  • Mar. 16, 2012 3:00 p.m.
Woodlands Secondary School students Madeline Ewanyshwin

Woodlands Secondary School students Madeline Ewanyshwin

Woodlands Secondary School students Madeline Ewanyshwin, left, Sydney Howlett, and Hailey Fielden from Dover Bay Secondary School, hold signs asking for change to achieve sustainable living at an Environmental Day of Gathering in Maffeo Sutton Park Friday morning.

About 100 students attended the event, organized by students at Dover Bay, which coincided with other Day of Gatherings planned worldwide March 16-25 to raise awareness of environmental issues, sustainable living and poverty in developing countries.