Category Archives: Workshops

Women Lead YYC – Spring Update

This post was written by Emma Dresen, practicum student at the Women’s Centre Women Lead YYC is a free, six-week leadership program offered at the Women’s Centre. Women Lead YYC aims to connect, inspire and … Read More

Introducing Mita, our Summer Artist in Residence!

Tell us a bit about yourself.  My name is Mita. I’m a singer-songwriter. I moved to Calgary in 2014. I’ve always loved and dabbled in music, but I started performing more regularly around a year … Read More

Introducing Women Lead YYC –  A Space Where Women Work For Change

If more women participated in decision-making, what kind of difference would they make? That is the question the UN asked in 2005, at the beginning of the getting to 30% campaign, a project aimed at increasing … Read More

Meet our First Artists in Residence, Femme Wave!

We are excited to introduce to our community our first Artists in Residence, the co-founders of Femme Wave: Hayley Muir, Kaely Cormack, and Kenna Burima! We sat down with Hayley and Kaely to get to … Read More

A Day in the Life of a Workshops Volunteer

At the Women’s Centre we have over 650 volunteers supporting our programs and services. We wouldn’t be able to provide support to women in our community without each and every one! There are many volunteer … Read More