WHARR July General Meeting
Monday, July 16th, 7:00-9:00 pm
Electropositive (639 Classon Ave, Brooklyn)
July’s meeting will be a combo general/working meeting. In addition to announcements and updates, we’ll also spend time researching allied organizations we can collaborate with in the future, especially outside of NYC. Bring your computer!
WHARR Supports Sister Song: Reading & Discussion
Thursday, July 19th, 7:00-9:00 pm
Small City (55-C 9th Street, Brooklyn)
Join us for a reading of selected scenes from a play by WHARR co-chair Donna Newton (and starring WHARR co-chair Jessie Losch) about the impact of unwanted pregnancy on the lives of three women in the early 20th century, plus a panel Q&A about reproductive rights history and activism, featuring Rabbi Dennis Ross of Concerned Clergy for Choice. This event will be a fundraiser for Sister Song, a Southern-based repro justice organization.
Vision Project Workshop
Sunday, July 29th, afternoon
Exact time and location TBD
Save the date! WHARR is taking part in this workshop of women-identified people across the borough as part of The Vision Project. This initiative hopes to bring more voices to the discussion of how the Brooklyn Democratic Party can better represent all of us, with the goal of producing a clear vision statement for the local party. Stay tuned for exact time and location!