|Contact: Steve Jensen
|February 13, 2013|
THURSDAY: GOV. MALLOY SPEAKS AT MARCH FOR CHANGE RALLY; PARTICIPATES IN ONE BILLION RISING EVENT; ANNOUNCES MAJOR NOMINATION; ATTENDS HEALING NEWTOWN ARTS SPACE OPENING
(HARTFORD, CT) - On Thursday morning, Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman will speak at the March for Change rally at the State Capitol.
In the afternoon, Governor Malloy and First Lady Cathy Malloy will speak at the One Billion Rising event in Hartford, which is part of a global event calling on one billion women and allies to demand an end to violence against women. The event is hosted by the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women, Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and Planned Parenthood.
Later, Governor Malloy will hold a news conference at the State Capitol to announce a major nomination.
In the evening, Governor Malloy, Lt. Governor Wyman, and First Lady Cathy Malloy will attend the grand opening of HealingNewtown Art Space, a project of the Newtown Cultural Arts Commission focused on providing a space for families and children to heal through the arts.
WHO: Governor Malloy, Lt. Governor Wyman
WHAT: March for Change rally
WHEN: Thursday, February 14, 2013; 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Outside of the State Capitol, north steps facing Bushnell Park; 210 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
WHO: Governor Malloy, First Lady Malloy
WHAT: One Billion Rising event calling for an end to violence against women
WHEN: Thursday, February 14, 2013; Event begins at 12:30 p.m., Governor Malloy and First Lady Malloy to speak at 12:45 p.m.
WHERE: Atrium of the Legislative Office Building; 300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
WHO: Governor Malloy
WHAT: News conference to announce major nomination
WHEN: Thursday, February 14, 2013; 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: State Capitol, Outside of the Governor's office; 210 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
WHO: Governor Malloy, Lt. Governor Wyman, First Lady Malloy
WHAT: HealingNewtown Art Space grand opening
WHEN: Thursday, February 14, 2013; 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: HealingNewtown Art Space; 5 Queen Street, Newtown
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