by Ashley Paul, Communications Assistant, Membertou

Participants of Membertou’s Parents Against Drugs Walk.

Participants of Membertou’s Parents Against Drugs Walk.

On Friday, September 6, Membertou’s Parents Against Drugs group held their 4th annual walk. With an overwhelming amount of children, parents, teachers and community members participating, the walk was very successful as they peacefully walked approximately five kilometers through the community of Membertou. The peaceful walk was also accompanied by Jeff Ward’s drumming and children all taking turns using the microphone as they excitedly shouted “No more drugs.”

The walk was followed by a community barbeque, face painting, and prizes. The committee would like to send out many thanks to Viola Christmas, Cape Breton Regional Police, Mayor Cecil Clarke, Belly Buster ...

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