Event: International Women’s Day Location: On riverbank opposite Noah’s Hotel Time: March 8 at 10am Description: Bring white flowers from your garden to scatter in the river to mark International Women’s Day. White flowers, particularly camellias, are a symbol of the campaign for votes for women, led by Kate Sheppard in the 1890s.
Location: St Albans Transitional Community Centre, 1049 Colombo Street Time: October 25 10-12.30pm Description: Ali Watersong from the Women’s Centre aims to put back fun into women’s lives through drama exercises during this workshop. Increase your creativity and spontaneity in a gentle, supportive environment. Loose clothing suggested. Enrolment closes October 19. Cost: $20/$15
The National Council of Women is seeking women who have been struggling to cope with life after the quakes to tell their stories.
A course for women to nurture themselves begins this Thursday at the St Albans Community Centre in Colombo Street.