Rowan House Society is getting set for it's 5th annual 1 Billion Rising march
12pm-1pm in High River
Did you know? 1 in 3 women on the planet will be raped or beaten during their lifetime.
That's 1 Billion Women and Girls.
Meet us at the gazebo in George Lane Park by Noon on March 8th to join us for a lunch hour march through downtown High River, to call for an end to gender-based violence. The 2019 theme is once again Solidarity. Together we rise against all forms of violence and oppression.
Call 403-603-5999 for more information or visit https://www.onebillionrising.org/ to learn more about this global movement.
Then march participants and all community members are invited to the Okotoks United Church for a
International Women's Day Potluck Celebration
Just bring your favourite potluck dish and enjoy Keynote Speaker: Sinela Jurkova PhD (c) Multiple identities in Culturally Diverse Society
The event is free but please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 4th.