FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2016 | 7:00Pm
Arden Theater, 5 St Anne St, St. Albert
Clara Hughes talk and audience Q&A
Refreshments, book signing and silent auction to follow
Told with honesty and passion, Open Heart, Open Mind is Clara's personal journey through physical and mental pain to a life where love and understanding can thrive. This revelatory and inspiring story will touch the hearts of all Canadians.
Tickets available through Ticketmaster - $55.00
local mental health initiatives that will receive proceeds from this event:
SAIF (Stop Abuse in Families)
To provide free counselling services to those experiencing domestic violence.
BAM (Building Assets & Memories)
To support the Caelin Porter Mental Health Awareness Walk. Caelin was a St. Albert youth who brought light and love to his family, friends and many other people in our community through his warm, caring presence and music.St. Albert youth have organized this yearly walk following his suicide to bring support to other youth who struggle with mental illness. They donate all proceeds from the walk to the CMHA and SickNotWeak.
To support the 4UBYUS Conference (a one-day event run by youth, for adults who work with youth in our community, with a focus on mental health and wellness).
To support programs and activities for LGBTQ youth in St. Albert (ages 13-24), in a safe, supportive and fun environment.