Presenting an epic collaboration with Carla Beharry, Founder of the WOKE Women’s Movement, and Selam Debs, inclusivity educator & founder of the JUICI Yoga studio:
STORIES OF RESILIENCE + CHALLENGE IN WOKE WOMEN
Join us for an inspiring TEDTalk style event featuring four diverse speakers, sharing their journeys to cultivating a life that is fulfilling and rich in purpose, after overcoming challenge and adversity.
*** THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO BOTH MEN + WOMEN!
Creatively curated and by Selam Debs and Carla Beharry, come hear personal stories of resilience, from:
MARVA WISDOM | KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Director of the BLACK EXPERIENCE PROJECT | Co-founder of CANADIAN BLACK HISTORY PROJECTS | LEADERSHIP THROUGH ENGAGEMENT Speaker
Founder of FEMCARE COMMUNITY HEALTH INITIATIVE
Founder of FEMININE HARBOUR LIGHT STORIES
YOUTH SPEAKER | Writer
Six women, representing six unique cultural backgrounds, share stories of overcoming adversity and hardship, and define how they have persevered through cultivating unwavering determination in rising above barriers and setbacks.
OUR LAST WATERLOO WOKE WOMEN EVENT SOLD OUT!
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THE REGISTRY THEATRE in KITCHENER, ONTARIO
FRIDAY, MAY 31st, from 6pm-10pm.
Doors open at 6pm.
Join us from 6pm-7pm, for a glass of wine and live steel pan music, from our local, Guyanese-Canadian musician, Carol Taylor of Rhythms in Steel.
Our speakers will run from 7pm-10pm, and will include a full interactive panel discussion.
THE REGISTRY THEATRE: 122 FREDERICK STREET, KITCHENER
EVENT DATE + TIME:
FRIDAY, MAY, 31st, 2019
6PM - 10PM
$49 USD ($65 CAD)
*** NOTE: PRICE WILL DISPLAY AS USD UPON CHECKOUT OF WEBSITE & WILL APPEAR IN CANADIAN DOLLARS ON YOUR CREDIT CARD STATEMENT
*** CASH BAR WILL BE AVAILABLE
To be WOKE // Conscious. Progressive. Aware. Alert to racial or social discrimination and injustice. Well-informed. Understanding oppression of marginalized people. A voice for gender equality. A definition with African-American origin.