Join Us for 2017 Candlelight Vigil
Please join Right to Life for our annual vigil in commemoration of Roe v. Wade. The event will be held at the courthouse in Sidney, 7pm on Sunday, January 22. We'll begin in the basement of the courthouse (entrance at southeat corner). The program lasts approximately an hour. Attendees should bring wind-protected candles and dress appropriately for an outdoor procession.
Hope to see you there!
2017 Local Pro-Life Speech Contest: $300 Grand Prize
The Shelby County Right to Life speech contest will be Monday, February 20 (President's Day) at St. John's Lutheran Church in Sidney at 6:30pm.
It is open to high school juniors and seniors who will prepare and present a 5-7 minute speech on one of the following topics: abortion, infanticide, euthanasia or stem cell research. Cash awards go to the first 3 places. The winner will receive $300 and advance to the state contest (Saturday, April 29 in Columbus) with the chance to continue to the national contest (July 1 in Wisconsin).
Students must register; contact Anne Schmiesing by e-mail or by calling 937-492-5584. Registration deadline is Thursday, February 16. See our oratory contest page for rules and more information.