Students from Ridgefield and neighboring towns will hold a rally in Ballard Park today — Wednesday, Feb. 21 — at 4 p.m. to raise awareness on gun violence.

House Representative Jim Himes (D) of Connecticut’s 4th district will attend, as well as State Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff (D) of Connecticut’s 25th Senatorial district.

Jeremy Stein, executive director of Connecticut Against Gun Violence will also be in attendance.