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Candlelight vigil to be held at Bakersfield College in honor of El Paso, Dayton shooting victims

Posted at 1:27 PM, Aug 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-06 18:05:08-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Just days after the deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio Kern County will gather to remember the victims lost in the massacres.

Tuesday Bakersfield College will host a candlelight vigil honoring the victims from those shootings. The BC Student Government Association will host the vigil in front of the Grace Van Dyke Library starting at 5 p.m.

Students, alumni and the public are invited to partake in the vigil.