Tuesday, Oct 25th, 2016 - 7:00 am
Tuesday, Oct 25th, Stories of Hope
“Bread & Roses” - Susan Newman
Songs of hope with the Raging Grannies October 25th from 7:00 am – 8:15 am Trinity United Church Hall, 360 Reid St (Entrance off Simcoe, between Rubidge & Reid St) Tickets: $15 @ the door or pay what you can
Celebrating tenacious women advocating full personhood, from Mary Ann Shadd Cary, a Black civil rights activist and publisher – to the Famous Five who won the 1929 “Person’s Case”– to Idola St. Jean and Thérèse Casgrain, who campaigned fiercely for women's right to vote in Quebec – to Mary Two-Axe Early, Jeannette Corbiere Lavell, Yvonne Bedard, Sandra Lovelace, and Sharon Donna McIvor, who have worked for decades to eliminate gender discrimination against Indigenous women - to our Member of Parliament Maryam Monsef, an Afghani Refugee, who gives hope to girl refugees. So many notes of hope!
Sponsor: Peterborough Women's Events Committee
For info call KWIC at 705-748-1680
Trinity United Church Hall, 360 Reid Street Peterborough ON