Judge Rosemary Collins, Chairperson of the 17th Judicial Circuit Court Family Violence Coordinating Council, announced that the Council will host Hands Around the Courthouse event to raise awareness about child abuse and neglect prevention.
The community is welcome to attend this event which will take place on Friday from 12:15-12:45 p.m. at the Winnebago County Criminal Justice Center, 650 W. State Street.
Participants will meet inside the main entrance of the Criminal Justice Center and the event will end outside weather permitting.
Judge Collins will provide welcome and opening remarks and will be followed by Winnebago County Chairperson Scott Christiansen who will issue a proclamation to announce Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month.
Local musicians MaryAnn Tony and Paul Cain will be on hand to provide musical entertainment.
For more information about this event contact Andrea Carlson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 815-516-2446.