Safe Haven of Pike County announced the following events this week for Paint Pike Purple. This campaign is meant to raise awareness of the problem of domestic violence. For help, call Safe Haven at 570-296-4357.
From Safe Haven of Pike County:
Don't forget to stop by Haven's Treasures, Safe Haven's unique thrift shop at 149 Sawkill Avenue (across from the Upper Mill Shoppes) to place your bid for a lovely handbag during the final week for the PURSE-A-PALOOZA! This silent auction features gently used designer handbags in a variety of the latest styles. Stop by the shop during to record your bid during this week's open hours (Thursday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)-you don't need to be present to win, but as they say, you gotta play to win!
On Wednesday, October 9, 2013, Safe Haven is hosting its annual Candlelight Vigil and March to honor victims and survivors of domestic violence. Join us at 6:15 p.m. at the Milford Community House (former home of the Pike County Library, at the corner of Broad and Harford Streets). Our march to the County Courthouse begins at 6:30 p.m., followed by the vigil. For more information, please contact me at 570-296-2827, ext. 205 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get active for a good cause! This Friday, October 13, 2013, instructor VeeBeeZee is bringing ZUMBA to St. Patrick's Community Room (114 East High Street, Milford). All proceeds for this event benefit Safe Haven's services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other serious crimes. Registration is $20 and begins at 5:30 p.m., or call Safe Haven at (570) 296-2827 to pre-register for only $15!
For information on these or any other "Paint Pike Purple" events, call Safe Haven at (570) 296-2927.