BRAMPTON, Ontario, October 28, 2011 ( – On November 5th, LifeSiteNews co-founder and editor-in-chief John-Henry Westen will be awarded the Metanoia Community Foundation’s first Person of Distinction Award.

Westen will also deliver an address entitled “The Silent Moral Pestilence: Pornography. How to protect ourselves and our family from it!”

The Metanoia Community Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting family through education.  Every winter they sponsor a Virtues In Golf program for boys aged 9 to 14.

The Nov. 5th event is the first in the foundation’s new speakers series, run in cooperation with St. Joseph’s Workshop, with talks to be scheduled for the fall and spring each year.

The event will take place at St. Jerome Parish in Brampton at 8530 Chinguacousy Rd.  The cost is $5, and the doors open at 6:15 p.m. with the talk beginning at 6:45.

Space is limited.  To reserve a seat, e-mail [email protected] or [email protected].

The organizers say that because of the nature of the talk, attendance is limited to those aged 21 and over.

Also, as noted in an Oct.13 LSN report Westen will also be speaking in Walkerton, Ontario on Wednesday November 2, three days before the Brampton event. The “Evening with John-Henry Westen”, will be hosted by Business for life at the Walkerton Knights of Columbus Hall. Also present will be LifeSiteNews managing director Steve Jalsevac and LifeSiteNews board members Jim Hughes and Lisa Hinsperger.

Tickets are $35 per person or $15 for those 18 and under. Roast beef dinner included. Door prizes and 50.50 draw with all proceeds to LifeSiteNews.  Social hour is from 6 to 7 p.m. Dinner starts at 7 p.m.

To order tickets call Lisa Hinsperger at 519-366-2253 or Cuneo interiors at 1-800-265-2253. Tickets are also available at both the Walkerton and Hanover stores.

And lastly, but first in the list of events, both John-Henry and Steve will be speaking tomorrow (Saturday) in Kingston at the Campaign Life Coalition Kingston Pro-Life Forum 2011 that will take place from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Church Hall, 500 Days Rd.

Registration fee of $25 includes lunch and conference package. To order tickets call 613-389-4472 or 613-382-1084.