CNY Women Rising 2018 – A Celebration Weekend for Women!
January 20, 2018 - 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Celebrating the achievement of CNY women and girls, New Feminists for Justice has partnered with Tracy Chamberlain-Higgenbotham’s
On Saturday, January 20th, they will begin gathering in front of Laci’s TapasBar, 304 Hawley Ave at 9:30am to begin a 10:00 am march through the historic Hawley-Green neighborhood to the ArtRage Gallery (Space is Limited) where they will have a program showcasing the best of the best of CNY women & girls! A return march to Laci’s will begin at ArtRage at 1pm.
General Schedule (Subject to Change):
9:00am – 9:45am
Parking available behind the United Way of CNY bldg. @ 518 James St., Syracuse
Proceed – 2 blks EAST on Hawley Ave to Laci’s Tapas Bar restaurant @ 304 Hawley Ave. gathering in restaurant parking lot.
Rev. Edith Washington-Woods – Unity of Syracuse church
Pink Glasses Mission – a fun way to support women everyday!!!!!
Fundraiser for BLM
Proceed 2.5 blocks EAST on Hawley Ave to ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Ave. (SPACE INSIDE GALLERY IS LIMITED)
Rose Viviano – Director, ArtRage Gallery – Welcome!
Donna Moore – co- founder – New Feminists for Justice
Roseanne Olszewski – co- founder – New Feminists for Justice
Tracy Chamberlain-Higgenbotham – CEO – Women Ties
Megan Perioli – Dance
Azra Gradincic – Women’s Words
Joan Netta Burstyn – poet
Auburn Public Theater – selected performance from APT upcoming production of: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
Colleen Kattau – musician
1:00pm – Silence in Unity
Programming closes with universal moment of silence
Return March to parking lot.
This event is part of a weekend of activities. Click here for more info.