A national vigil is being held to honor victims of gun violence from across the country and to help give a voice to survivors of gun violence. 5th District Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty says this is the 3rd annual national vigil.
Vigils are also planned at hundreds of locations around the nation between December 10th and 14th.
Locally, there will be an educational activity with discussion held by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Danbury. A vigil will be held by the Newtown Episcopal Church. In North Salem, New York--the Campaign to Keep Guns off Campus is asking supporters to sign a pledge card to take action to end gun violence.