The grassroots group is staging a candlelight vigil at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, in front of the Novato City Hall, at 901 Sherman St.
The event is designed shorten the 3,000-mile distance between the grieving residents of Newtown, Conn. and the hearts of all those touched by tragedy.
PeaceNovato is a collection of citizens who advocate for peace, social justice and the environment. Members have gathered at the Novato Fourth of July Parade and the Novato Farmers Market for many years and occasionally hold peaceful demonstrations on street corners.
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