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You still have time to order a February Valentine Box!

This Valentine’s Day, treat yourself to a locally made good gift box in support of the Thunder Bay Good Food Box program! Featuring luxurious items from Heron House, Sweet Treats, Bears Bees & Honey, Crystal Sohlman Pottery and more! A

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NEW Free legal information session

The Northwestern Ontario Women’s Centre and The Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre would like to invite you to a free community information session: In Defence of Self-Defence Join us for a free community information session to explore the complex legal

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Craftivism at the Women’s Centre: Mending Hearts

On January 10, from 1 to 3 pm, the Women’s Centre will host a “Mending Hearts” session of sewing and crafting hearts. Mending Hearts is an initiative supported by the John Rafferty Memorial Fund, and led by Pam Cain, with

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TBIFC Free Event Nov 26

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Annual General Meeting November 6, 6 pm

Women’s Centre Annual General Meeting Wednesday, November 6, 6 pm Centre Francophone, 234 Van Norman St. Guest Speaker: Dr. Jula Hugues, Dean, Bora Laskin Faculty of Law A Rights-based Approach to Responding to the Calls for Justice of the MMIWG2S

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Full Moon Memory Walk 2019

The Full Moon Memory Walk is organized by Sharon Johnson each year to honour Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, Men, Boys and Two-Spirit people, and in support and solidarity with their families and friends. This year’s walk will take

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Here & Now: showcase to benefit NWO Women’s Centre

Local dancer Emma Dubinsky has organized a variety of artists to perform at the Finlandia Club on September 19, 8 pm. A portion of proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to the Women’s Centre. The showcase is open to

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Embodied Resistance Creative Movement and Writing Workshop

  Embodied Resistance August 1, 2019 6pm-8:30pm Baggage Building Arts Centre 2200 Sleeping Giant Parkway   Join for FREE creative movement investigations and self-reflective writing workshop exploring the theme of Embodied Resistance. This is an opportunity for self-care, individual creation

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2nd Annual Memorial Concert #MMIWG

Poster for concert in memory of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. at Waverly Park, August 8, 2019, 3 pm to 7 pm Contact Sharon at 807-285-8429 for more information or email fullmoonmemorywalk@live.ca  

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Offensive sign objectifies employees of local tavern

Shooters or Hooters? We think this kind of advertising is a throwback to the fifties, and may perhaps constitute a violation of employees’ rights. If you agree, why not phone them and let them know what you think?

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