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Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society offering free admission to upcoming V-Day performance

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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – One of the biggest events that the Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society hosts every year will be free this time around.

With the donation of a non-perishable food item, you can see the FSJ Women’s Resource Society production of “A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant & A Prayer” without paying for a ticket.

For the last 10 years, the society has done “The Vagina Monologues” but this year, they have decided to change the show.

Tickets were originally priced at $25 for adults and $20 for students/seniors.

Director Jen Pimm said on the society Facebook page that they decided to remove the fee for admission to make the show more accessible for everyone to attend.

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“The Fort St. John Women’s Resource Society has decided to make our show A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer, a free community event this year. We want to raise awareness, in these critical times, of what we deal with on a daily basis regarding gender and violence. We want to engage everyone in this important conversation, so we are removing financial limitations, and making it a free event, and there are also several monologues by men this year. This show is about empowerment, engagement, healing, and creating a dialogue around violence against women and girls.”

The show takes place this Saturday, February 25 at the North Peace Cultural Centre. The evening starts with cocktails upstairs at 6:00 pm and doors open at 6:30. Seats will be first-come, first-served basis. The show will begin at 7:30 pm.

The Resource Society says those who have already bought tickets can receive a full refund, or choose to donate the money to the Women’s Resource Society and keep their reserved seats.

A list of suggested donations is below.

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