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May 26, 2017
Media Advisory Speak Out 2017
and Me – Speak Out 2017 Media Advisory
Calgary Alberta for Friday
June 2nd, 2017
Join us for a day of celebration, reflection and joy. You
are invited to the 19th annual ‘Speak Out Festival’ hosted by the Disability
Action Hall. ‘Humanity and Me’ is a celebration of disability rights, pride and
culture movement in Alberta at the beautiful Lougheed House.
with an outdoor drumming circle, self-guided morning tours, and noon-hour
ceremony where we will be hear from honoured guests Honourable MLA Kathleen
Ganley and MP Kent Hehr and many more community partners. The festival is a
celebration of our past, present and future efforts. In the afternoon inside
the Lougheed House, we will officially open up the pop up gallery, watch short
films and have an afternoon tea & conversation about Bill 205 – The
Disability Advocate bill hosted by the office of MLA Sandra Jensen & the
Calgary Ability Network’s ‘Human Rights Group’.
Action Hall and community partners
Humanity and Me – Speak Out 2017
The Lougheed House (707-13 Avenue
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 from 10 till
Why: Speak Out Festival - A celebration of
Disability Pride, Culture and Human Rights in honour of 150+ years for Canada,
125 years for Lougheed House and 19 years for the Disability Action Hall.
Politicians and special guests will be in attendance for noon hour welcoming