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March Peña: International Women's Day


By sandra - Posted on 28 February 2016


Saturday, March 12, 2016,  7:30 p.m. 
Please join us to celebrate March 8th is International Women’s Day!

 Join us at Encuentro 5 to Commemorate and Celebrate International Women

When: Saturday, March 12th at 7:pm

Where: 9A Hamilton Pl.  (across from Park Street Green/Red Lines Train Station)
 

This year the March calendars are  filled with activities celebrating International Women’s Day and acknowledging the impetus for change that grew out of the Civil Rights Struggle. The events will commemorate countless heroines who gave their lives in one way or another in the fight for the equality of women.  The commemorations go hand in hand with celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women globally.  However, here In the USA, women are still demanding “equal pay for equal work.”

 
While there is recognition that women are a significant part of  the workforce and frequently the sole wage earner in families, support for working women has been woefully inadequate. Gender inequality remains a major issue. 

for more information please leave message at: (617) 922-5744

Lets celebrate but remember we still have a lot to do!

Join us on the journey and enjoy some of the African influences on music, dance and food throughout the Americas, Caribbean and parts of Europe. Bring Afrocentric music, instruments, songs and stories. We have gathered a diverse group of performers on the program. We need you to help make this a memorable evening!

$5 suggested donation but no one turned away.

 

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