Photos: Women’s March at Town Common

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A Women’s March was held Saturday morning at the Town Common, joining similar marches across the country in support of women’s rights, human rights and social justice.

The non-partisan event featured music and a brief speaking program. State Rep. Carolyn Dykema and state Sen. Karen Spilka were among those who addressed the crowd.

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State Sen. Karen Spilka (left) and state Rep. Carolyn Dykema led the way during the march, followed by Select Board member Amy Ritterbusch (right). PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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Police Chief Joseph Bennett (left) and Parks & Recreation Commission member Liisa Jackson joined the crowd. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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Participants of all ages showed their support. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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Meena Kaushik, who was honored at the event, turned out to make a statement. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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The mother-daughter duo of Celia (left) and Christine Chapman sang the national anthem. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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Girl Scout Julianna Lucas (right) was honored for her efforts encouraging young people to vote. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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An attendee handed out American flags. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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The early morning rain gave way shortly before the event started. PHOTO/JOHN CARDILLO
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