ALBERTA GRANDMOTHERS GATHERING – September 6 and 7

WHEN: September 6 & 7.
WHERE: Willow Ridge Community Association 618 Acadia Dr. SE, Calgary
WHAT :
Friday Evening Program:
4:00 – 5:00 PM – Visit Quilt at Fish Creek Library, 11161 Bonaventure Dr.SE
5:00 – 6:00 PM – Registration and Happy Hour at Willow Ridge Community Association.
6:00 PM – Welcome
6:15 PM – Buffet supper provided by Ujamaa Grandmas
7:45 PM – Climate Change Fashion Show with discussion to follow
 9:00 PM – Evening concludes and Marketplace sets up
 
 Saturday Program: 
8:15 AM – Light breakfast. Marketplace will be open between sessions.
9:00 – 10:30 AM – Stephen Lewis Foundation staff presentation
10:30 – 10:45 AM – Break
10:45 AM – Presentation on Widow Pillaging by Dr Annalee Coakley
11:45 AM – Lunch and Marketplace shopping
1:00 PM – Update on HIV/ AIDS by Dr Eliana Castillo
2:00 PM – Break
2:15 PM – Stephen Lewis Foundation, videos, discussion on group concerns and group sharing
4:00 PM- Closing address and goodbyes
  •  Limited billets are available; please email message@ujamaagrandmas.com Attn: Marilyn Simmons after you have registered. They will be available on a first come first served basis.
  • The Anniversary Quilt will be on display at Fish Creek Library throughout September, and we encourage you to visit the quilt from 4:00 – 5:00 PM on Friday.
  • Event tickets are $40.00 and include buffet supper on Friday, light breakfast, snacks and lunch on Saturday. Tickets are available on Eventbrite from June 17 to August 17 and are limited to 90. Event link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/stephen-lewis-foundation-alberta-grandmothers-gathering-tickets-915421469257
  • All attendees are asked to bring a mug, water bottle and name tag.