New year, new beginnings

For many of us, January marks a time of renewal and new beginnings. Have you made any New Year’s resolutions? Are you hoping to learn something new, get more involved or make some new connections, perhaps? Then join us at the Women’s Centre! To help keep you energized and inspired this winter, we are offering …

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Turn over a new leaf this fall

Broaden your perspectives, learn something new, reconnect with someone you know or turn a stranger into a friend. From walks, talks, rallies and protests to sign-making, yoga and international cooking, we’ve tried to sprinkle something for everyone into our  workshop calendar this fall. And back by popular demand, two presenters from the Make One Change …

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We want to hear from you

What you would like to learn about or participate in at the Women’s Centre? Let us know what kind of workshops or community events you would like us to offer by completing our short summer survey now. Workshops at the Women’s Centre not only aim to provide women with new skills, but also provide opportunities …

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Girl Power updates

During our first two camps held this month, 23 girls came together to explore topics like gender, identity, self esteem, body image, healthy relationships, activism and leadership. Girls had fun trying out self-defense, belly dancing, new crafts, a puppet show and their very own street activism project. Here’s what some of the girls who attended …

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IWD 2013: Changing the face of power in Canada

March 8 was first proclaimed International Women’s Day (IWD) in 1977. Since then, women have made great strides, but one area where progress has been slower is leadership. Women are still underrepresented in positions of power whether as political leaders, business leaders or community leaders. Some facts: In Calgary, three out of 15 members of …

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