Some local high school students plan to rally in response to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
Bakersfield High School’s Young Democrat club “Drillers Dems” is hosting a gun safety rally on Monday afternoon at the corner of Stockdale Highway and California Avenue.
According to a Facebook event:
Students of Bakersfield say #enough and organized a peaceful gun safety legislation rally in response to the events at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Join students and members of your community for a peaceful march from the towers at 4900 California Ave to corner of Stockdale and California for a rally. Bring your signs and Voices to the parking lot of the towers on 4900 California Ave at 3:00 on Presidents’s Day, Monday February 19.