Schedule of Events

The main event, the March itself starting at Parliament Hill and continuing through downtown Ottawa, occurs on Thursday May 12. However, we have events occurring throughout the day and also the day before (Wed) and the day after (Fri).

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Wednesday May 11, 2016

7:30 pm  Pro-life Catholic Masses

     Various church locations to be announced

7:30 pm  Pro-life Prayer Service
     Church to be announced 

Candle Light Vigil9:00 pm Candlelight Vigil
      The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights monument, Elgin and Lisgar Streets

10:00 pm to 7:00 am  Eucharistic Adoration
      All-night Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, ending with 7:00 am Mass.  LOCATION:  St. Patrick's Basilica, 220 Kent Street, in basement Scavi, enter by side door on either Gloucester or Nepean Streets.


Thursday May 12, 2016
10:00 am  
Catholic Pro-life Mass
Location(s) to be announced for English language services

10:00 am  French Catholic Mass / messe pro-vie

      Location to be announced

10:00 am  Ecumenical Prayer and Worship Service
      Location to be announced

10:00 am  Lutheran Worship Service
        Location to be announced

 11:00 am Reformed Christian Prayer Service
       Location to be announced      


12:00 noon      

      Rally on Parliament Hill
            Speeches by:
                 -Pro-life Members of Parliament
                 -Special keynote speaker (to be announced)
                 -Religious leaders including several Catholic Bishops
                 -Jim Hughes, National President, Campaign Life Coalition
                 -Uplifting music by pro-life musicians
1:30 pm
      March through downtown Ottawa

2:45 pm 
      Silent No More Awareness Campaign, hear testimonies from post-abortive women and men (again at Parliament Hill steps)
4:00 pm         
      Closing Prayer Service by Eastern Catholic Chaplaincy of Ottawa, Parliament Hill 
6:00 pm Rose Dinner     
      Celebrate LIFE with many other pro-lifers at this prestigious dinner. Meet un-sung heroes and listen to compelling talks and be inspired by these wonderful people.
      Keynote Speaker to be announced.
      Location: to be announced
      Ticket price:  to be announced
      Call in advance for tickets 1-800-730-5358 or 1-613-729-0379 or 1-416-204-9749.

6:00 pm Youth Banquet / Dinner (for youth and chaperones only)         
      Keynote Speaker: to be announced
      Location: to be announced

      -Ticket prices:  to be announced
      Order tickets online from the event's host, Niagara Region Right to Life, here, or call 1-905-481-0510.


Friday May 13, 2016 - Youth Conference
7:30 am Catholic Mass for those Youth Conference attendees who are interested
Celebrant to be announced.

8:00 am to 3:00 pm Youth Conference & Workshops:  an intensive workshop for young people, designed to arm youth with expert knowledge and the necessary communications strategies to go back into their communities, tackling the culture of death head on, and transforming it into a culture of life, one person at a time.

        Location:  to be announced
        Ticket prices:  to be announced
        For information call Niagara Region Right to Life at 1-905-481-0510.

       -Learn from great speakers how to take the pro-life message back to your school, home and community.