Time: February 1, 2011 to February 11, 2011
Location: Variety of Vancouver DTES locations, Langara College
Street: Interurban, DEWC, Carnegie, WISH, W2 and Langara College
City/Town: Vancouver, BC
Website or Map: http://womensmemorialmarch.wo…
Event Type: event_series
Organized By: February 14th Women's Memorial March Committee
Latest Activity: Feb 2, 2011
Tues Feb 1 – Community Exhibit & Display, Carnegie Centre (Main & Hastings) 3pm.
Wed Feb 2– Women’s Talking Circle at DEWC (302 Columbia) 5–8 pm. Dinner served at 5pm. Open to all self-identified women residents of the DTES.
Thurs Feb 3 – Art Auction Fundraiser at Interurban (1 E. Hastings) 6–9 pm.
Fri Feb 4 – Craft Night at WISH Drop-in 6 pm. Open to members of WISH Drop-in.
Sat Feb 5 – “Honouring Our Women” Poetry Night, Carnegie Centre (Main & Hastings) 7pm.
Mon Feb 7 – SFU First Nations and Women’s Studies class event. Poetry with Janet Rogers and Joanne Arnott, followed by screening of Finding Dawn. SFU Harbour Centre (515 West Hastings) from 1:30-4:30 pm. Discussion, and refreshments to follow screening.
Mon Feb 7 – “Native Women: Power, Beauty, Resilience” at Aboriginal Front Door (384 Main St) from 2-6 pm. Open event for everyone to attend. Speakers, food, traditional Grandmothers and Mothers will drum.
Tues Feb 8 – BWSS Women’s Craft Night at DEWC (302 Columbia) 5–8 pm. Dinner served at 5pm. Open to all self-identified women residents of the DTES.
Wed Feb 9 – “Struggle Survival Strength”: Launch of the DTES Power of Women movie and speakers from the Downtown Eastside, followed by screening of “Finding Dawn”. Vivo Media Arts Centre (1965 Main Street). Doors at 6pm, Screening at 6:30pm.
Fri Feb 11 – “Their Spirits Live Within Us” Night of Music at W2 (151 W. Cordova). Doors open at 7pm, performances at 8pm with Bitterly Divine, Murray Porter, Faith Nolan, Little Hawk, Dalannah Bowen & more.