Friday, February 21, 2014

We Are the Eighth Day: A Celebration of International Women's Day in Albuquerque

New Mexico Interfaith Power and Light and New Mexico Oxfam Action Corps invite you to the third annual, We Are the Eighth Day, an event celebrating International Women’s day. The theme is year is We Are of Water.

Sunday, March 23, 2014, 
3:00-5:00 p.m.,  
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
431 Richmond Pl NE
Artistic Expressions
Five women artists will use the visual and spoken word to explore water, earth, climate change and express their spirituality in their art. Numerous artist booths are also featured. Come early and visit with artists and purchase their art. Locally grown and prepared delicious food will be available. 

“We Are the Eighth Day” grew out of the need to shed light on the fact that women throughout the world are disproportionately affected by climate change and yet have the least opportunity to offer their leadership and voice in circles of power," says a promo for the event. "At the same time, women’s creativity holds solutions, resilience and hope in light of environmental challenges---women are the eighth day of creation in the world today.
Please RSVP
The event is free and open to the public, but guests are asked to click on this link to RSVP. A free-will donation will be taken to assist the work of the sponsor organizations. 

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