Peace Coalition holds demonstration in Carbondale - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Peace Coalition holds demonstration in Carbondale

(Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS) (Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS)
(Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS) (Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS)
(Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS) (Source: Loreto Cruz, KFVS)
CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

The Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois is hosting their monthly demonstration on Saturday.

It's being held on westbound Route 13 in Carbondale.

This month's theme is "Save the Earth."

It is in honor of Earth Week which begins on April 20.

This month's demonstration also brought out students in SIU's Environmentalist Club ho say they're glad for the opportunity to raise awareness in the area.

"Just to get an opportunity to talk to people about why the environment is important, and what kind of things we do here at SIU and with the club that they can participate in.”said, Patricia Walker, ‘SENSE' Student Organizer.

The coalition holds demonstrations on the first Saturday of every month.

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