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International Women’s Day 2016
March 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pmFree
Women’s Leadership Council invites you to celebrate International Women’s Day 2016 – A Celebration of Women & Community!
Schedule of FREE Events – Kamloops Library Downtown
**Please bring a donation for the YMCA Women’s Shelter
10:00-12:00 Drop-In Family Playroom (weekly program)
10:15-11:15 Parent-Child Mother Goose
11:15-12:00 Family Health & Fitness
11:00-12:00 Interactive Literacy Centres with SD73
We are…Beauty, Inside and Out
12:00-12:30 Yoga by Atman Yoga, Reiki & Reflexology
12:30-1:30 Healthy Eating, Healthy You! Seminar by Laura Kalina & Cheryl Christian
1:30-2:00 Kix 4 Chix Demo with Angela Veltri
We are…Community, presented by Kamloops Women’s Resource Group Society –KWRGS
3:00-5:00 Women of Influence Scavenger Hunt – visit the KWRGS table for details
3:00-5:00 Big Little Science Centre Activities
3:00-5:00 Community Services Displays from Elizabeth Fry Society, Family Tree, YMCA
3:30-4:00 Welcome by KWRGS and Presentation from Katherine McParland, Youth
Homelessness Manager, Interior Community Services
4:00-5:00 Meet the TRU WolfPack Women’s Volleyball Team
6:00pm Human Library Open Forum – You can’t judge a book by it’s cover! Join our panel of unique speakers in a conversation about stereotypes, stigmas, and celebrating successes!
**You are encouraged to bring an item for the YMCA Women’s Shelter to provide families with some necessities as they start a new life. The start up items will be assembled in a bin or laundry basket so they have a reusable container! These lists are a guideline and can be modified as all items help women start over again!
All purpose cleaner
Vinegar and baking soda
Broom and dust pan
Mop and bucket
Fabric softener sheets