For the 35th consecutive year, the Knights of Columbus will provide free bus transportation for people in the Richmond metropolitan area to attend the 45th annual March for Life Rally in Washington DC, Friday, Jan. 19.

Seating is limited and by  reservation only. A registration fee may be required; however, it will be returned when one boards the bus. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian, or approved temporary guardian with written permission.

Charter buses are scheduled for the following locations:

St. Augustine Church, 4400 Beulah Road, Chesterfield. Bus  arrives at 7:30 am for pick-up and departs by 7:45 am, and then proceeds to the Altria Theater, 6 N. Laurel Street, Richmond (near the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart) for an 8:05 a.m. pick-up and departs by 8:15 a.m. Contact Doug MacPherson (804) 275-7187 or thebarnyardpoet@verizon.net.

St. Gabriel Church, 8901 Winterpock Road, Chesterfield. Bus arrives at 8 a.m. for pick-up and departs by 8:30 a.m. contact Ken Diem (828) 403 2495 or kdiem@bellsouth.net.

St. Joseph Church, 828 Buford Road, Richmond. Bus arrives at 8 a.m. for pick-up and departs by 8:30 a.m. Contact St. Joseph Church secretary, (804) 320-4932 or prolife@stjosephrichmond.org.

St. John Neumann Church, 2480 Batterson Road, Powhatan. Bus arrives at 7:30 a.m. for pick-up and departs by 7:45 am, then proceeds to St. Edward Church, 2700 Dolfield Drive, Richmond, for an 8:15 a.m. pick-up and departs by 8:30 am. Contact Tony Hackenberg (804) 339-0267 or tjhack@hotmail.com.

The Columbian Center, 2324 Pump Road, Henrico. Bus arrives at 7:30 am for pick-up and departs by 8 a.m. Contact Darius Yazdgerdi at (804) 740-9633 or dmyaz@verizon.net.

Church of the Redeemer, 8275 Meadowbridge Road, Mechanicsville. Bus arrives at 7:30 a.m. for pick-up and departs by 7:45 a.m. Contact Ed Gillikin Sr. at (804)737-7628or EdGilli@msn. com.

Columbian Center and Church of the Redeemer buses will stop at the Diocese of          Richmond Pastoral Center, 7800 Carousel Lane, Henrico, (just off of Parham and Shrader Roads) at 8 a.m. for additional pick-up and a brief prayer service. Church of the Redeemer Bus will also stop at St. Mary of the Annunciation Church, Ladysmith. Contact Pat Brim at (410) 336-91003 or pbrim01@gmail.com. Bus arrives at 9:35 a.m. for         pick-up and departs by 9:45 a.m.