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Stand With Us on Orange Shirt Day

Orange Shirt Day, September 30th, is a National Day of Remembrance to honour the children who did not make it home from residential school.  For the past several years, COINS Elders and Staff have offered a public event to honour the children, residential school survivors and their families.   The event takes place at the Castlegar COINS offices, located at 1801 Connors Road.  We invite community members to stand with us, in honour of the children who attended residential schools.  If you are interested in volunteering on this day, please reach out to  The event this year will take place from 12pm to 2pm, rain or shine.