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May 21-26: Feminist Summer University, 2017
La Chaire Claire-Bonenfant vous invite à vous inscrire à
Colloque FEMMES, VIOLENCES, POLITIQUES ET RÉSISTANCES du 21 au 26 mai 2017
Université féministe d'été
Thur. June 1: Hallwalls Fundraiser: Women’s Work
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center - Asbury Hall, 341 Delaware Ave, Buffalo 14202 - Fee
Doors open at 7 p.m. for an hour-long for registration
and a preview of the available artworks; the live
auction begins promptly at 8 pm.
Hallwalls’ art auction will feature 40 women artists, both regionally and internationally acclaimed. The open bar will include signature cocktails, champagne, wine, and beer with our mixologist Kerry Quaile behind the bar. A selection of hearty hors d'oeuvres will be available throughout the event, catered by Buffalo Catering Company.
Donating artists include Cindy Sherman (one of Hallwalls’ founders), Laylah Ali, Ida Applebroog, Monica Angle, Beth B, Mary Begley, Elizabeth Berdann, Skylar Borgstrom, Laura Borneman, Julia Bottoms-Douglas, Shary Boyle, Barbara Buckman, Kathe Burkhart, Ellen Carey, Millie Chen, Jackie Felix, Erin Finley, Dorothy Fitzgerald, Pam Glick, Megan Greene, Joyce Hill, Deborah Jack, Alison S.M. Kobayashi, Catherine Cantanzaro Koenig, Becky Koenig, Suzy Lake, Joan Linder, Esperanza Mayobre, Jillian McDonald, Lori Nix, Ester Partegas, Judy Rifka, Alicia Ross, Laurie Simmons, Kiki Smith, Chrysanne Stathacos, Betty Tompkins, Barbara Weissberger, Mary Wyrick.
July 12- 16: NACW Conference: Embracing Our Past, Empowering Our Future
Hyatt Regency Buffalo / Hotel and Conference Center, 2 Fountain Plaza Buffalo, NY 14202
The Erie County Commission on the Status of Women will be hosting the National Association of Commissions for Women (NACW) national conference July 12-16, 2017 in Buffalo.
Commission members from state, city and county commissions throughout the United States will be convening to share best practices, receive updates on current legislation and public policy impacting women and collaborate on addressing economic inequality and other issue effecting women and girls. The theme, Embracing Our Past, Empowering Our Future is a perfect theme to commemorate the 100 anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in New York State. There are several options available for local attendees.
For more information and to register: http://www.nacwconference.org/