Candlelight vigil in Quitman


The annual Wood County candlelight vigil for child abuse prevention and victims’ rights is planned Tuesday, April 25 from 6-7 p.m. at Gov. Jim Hogg City Park in Quitman.

Booths and food will be set up from 5:15-6. Guest speaker is Mark Skalla with Stitchin’ Heaven.

The Wood County Child Welfare and Protection Board, CASA for Kids of East Texas, East Texas Crisis Center and North Texas Child Advocacy Center are partnering with state and local agencies for this event.