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International Women's Day Celebrated in Raleigh

  • 08 Mar 2013
  • 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Pullen Memorial Baptist Church

In 32 countries of the world International Women’s Day is a national holiday also known as The UN Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace. 

Women from the Triangle area can join with women all over the world in observing this special occasion.

International Women's Day Celebration 2013!

Please join in this world-wide celebration of
women's achievement, giftedness, diversity and roles in society!




Local celebration on March 8, 2013:
Pullen Memorial Baptist Church
1801 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC


Event sponsored by A Place for Women to Gather
(www.womengather.org)

(see information and photos from last years celebration!)

Agenda


3:00   REGISTRATION/REFRESHMENTS/GATHERING TIME

3:30   PLENARY  SESSION – Building Community           
         • Welcome    
         • Music/Singing         
         • Community Building  with Ginny Going

4:00  CONCURRENT ACTIVITIES             
         • Interactive exhibits, displays            
         • Yoga with Judith Valerie           
         • Transformational Dream Work with Nancy Huslage           
         • Labyrinth walk

5:00    PLENARY SESSION – Honoring Powerful Women             
         • Hope Center                      
         • InterPlay Women’s Ensemble performance             
         • Participant stories honoring powerful women
 
5:30  CONCURRENT ACTIVITIES             
         • Interactive exhibits, displays               
             Anna Julia Haywood Cooper conversation             
         • Storytelling with Ginny Going           
         • Drum Circle with Stacy Grove          
         • Labyrinth walk

6:30    PLENARY SESSION –  Women Transforming the World              
         • Group singing led by Janet Jones           
         • Performance by Marie Garlock - art and healing from a global perspective           
         • Women Connecting Across the Globe: Eve Vitaglione

7:00  CONCURRENT ACTIVITIES            
         • Interactive exhibits, displays            
         • Women connecting across the globe: Eve Vitaglione, Sara Skinner, Marie Garlock             
         • Singing  with Janet Jones           
         • Women’s health with Debbie Schofield and Lauren Barbrey

7:45    CLOSING  RITUAL 

                                         Exhibits and Displays

Dress a Girl Around the World
Ebony Raleigh Area Group Stitchers
Sertoma Women Artists
The Hope Center at Pullen
The Healing Place for Women
Harmony Farms
The Women’s Center

Triangle Interfaith Alliance
Resources for Women
Anna Julia Haywood Cooper
Women’s Health with Medicap
Interact
A Place for Women to Gather

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