We have a jam – packed few weeks of feminist activism, workshops and a protest. Here are some dates for your diary:
Greenham Common Women Exhibition at Nottingham Women’s Centre: Tuesday 15th Oct, 12pm – 5pm
Greenham Common Women are touring UK with a pop-up exhibition and we’re delighted to announce they’re coming to Nottingham Women’s Centre between 12pm – 5pm on Tuesday 15th October.
The exhibition will showcase original photographs, archival materials, soundscapes created by artists based on oral testimonies and some wonderful Greenham music. All set in a Greenham-inspired tent, this exhibition really allows you to get an intimate look at the sights and sounds of the camp, gives voice to these radical women and asks you what change you want to see in the world.
Power to the Women, Activism and Campaigning workshop: Tuesday 15th Oct, 5pm – 7pm
The Greenham Common Women exhibition will also coincide with the final ‘Power to the Women’ Activism and Campaigning workshop, which will take place on 5pm – 7pm on 15th Oct. There will be a panel of activists, space for discussion and an action. Just turn up!
Misogyny Hate Crime Rush Hour Action: Thursday 17th Oct, 5pm – 6pm
National Hate Crime Awareness Week is an annual campaign to challenge prejudice and hate crime. This year, we’re inviting women to take to the streets with us to raise awareness of Nottingham’s ground-breaking Misogyny Hate Crime policy and how to report!
Join us between 5pm – 6pm on Thurs 17th Oct to hand out awareness raising flyers to the good people of Notts at tram stops, bus stops and the Market Square.
Reclaim the Night March: Saturday 9th Nov, 6.30pm – 10pm
Join us for a night of feminism, friendship and fun at the annual Reclaim the Night feminist march! Hundreds of women will be reclaiming the streets and marching against gendered violence. Expect samba band, glitter and banners galore!
Meet us at Sneinton Market from 6.30pm, heading off at 7pm. We will march through Hockley, around Market Square and have a rally at Trinity Square. The after party will be at Nottingham Women’s Centre from 8.30pm with live performances, open mic and hot food for donations!
If you would like to join the team of stewards – please attend the stewards training on 1st Nov. More info here.
Any questions? Please email [email protected]
Hope we see you soon!