More local vigils remembering the victims of last week's Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting are being held in the area.

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Wednesday night  at 6 at Shipyard Park in Mattapoisett where Center School Principal Rose Bowman, local church leaders and the  Showstoppers musical group will  perform or deliver remarks.

A moment of silence will follow. Friday night at Apponequet Regional High School in Lakeville there will be an observance in front of the school from 6-7 p.m. Those attending are asked to bring a candle.