Birmingham Women’s Festival – Do your own thing! ~ 3rd to 18th March 2012

16 February 2012 at 7:57 pm

A DIY women’s festival. Plan your event and upload it onto the shared calendar

Embroidery workshop at Hartlebury Castle 03/03/2012 10:00 – 16:00
The workshop will focus on Lady Julia Carew and her wonderful embroideries at the Castle. She was one of the foremost embroiderers of her day and the workshop will include a lecture by Dr Lynn Hulse FSA, a leading expert on Lady Julia, an opportunity for practical work and tours of the Castle and Hurd Library, where beautiful examples of Lady Julia’s work can be seen.
Hartlebury Castle Hartlebury Castle Hartlebury Worcestershire DY11 7XZ
Please register with the contact person for this event. Valeris Wagstaff

‘Zumbathon’ – in aid of National Multiple Sclerosis Society 03/03/2012 11:00 – 14:00
Zumbathon in aid of Mutiple Sclerosis Society. £10 entry and sponsorship forms available. Have fun,get fit and support a good cause!
Bishop Challoner Sports Centre Institute Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 7EG
Please register with the contact person for this event. Marie Brogan

Women’s Music Evening 04/03/2012 20:00 – 23:30
A great line up of women musicians.
The Old Mo’ Pub 53 Tindal Street, Balsall Heath B12 9QU
The Old Mo’ 0121 440 1954

Special Event 06/03/2012 16:00 – 18:30
watch out for details
City Centre city centre B1
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Birmingham’s Women Poet Laureate Poetry Event 08/03/2012
Come and hear Birmingham’s own woman Poet Laureate.
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360 WISDOM: Empowering Women Tour 2012 10/03/2012
Here’s an interesting invitation to participate in one of the forthcoming ‘360 WISDOM: Empowering Women’ workshop series, led by Claire Chidley commencing at the Barbican, London, on 25th February 2012,
10am-4pm and coming to the Midland Arts Centre on 10th March.
Claire Chidley is an inspiring leader and an excellent trainer, who brings women together from a variety of cultural backgrounds, organisations and sectors.
Each one-day workshop provides an opportunity to focus on making a fresh start in 2012 by restoring balance and learning how to get the most out of life and work, by learning new things about ourselves, making new friends and connections and having lots of fun and laughter.
This is going to be a memorable day, so please tell your family and friends!
In sisterhood, Claire Chidley & the 360 Wisdom Team.
MAC, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
This event is accessible to people with disabilities.
Please register with the contact person for this event. Claire Chidley

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