Femmes du monde à Côte-des-Neiges

 

conversation francaisaFRENCH CONVERSATION WORKSHOP

Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Practice your French in a relaxing way.
You need to have basic knowledge of French vocabulary.
Places limited. Registration mandatory.

discussion groupWEDNESDAY DISCUSSION GROUP

Every Wednesdays from 1:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Every week come participate in a discussion group and inform yourself about subjects that touch us all.
All discussions are bilingual. 

 

 

INTERCULTURAL POTLUCK LUNCH
Bring a dish to share and take part in the discussion.

WEAVING OUR COMMUNITIES

Wednesday, APRIL 11
Lunch at 11:30 a.m., discussion from 1:15 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Participate in a clothing project bringing together elements of different cultures of origin and Quebec culture. Bring a traditional outfit from your country of origin! In collaboration with the CRIC- Carrefour des ressources en intercultural.

Mandatory registration. Places limited.

 

STANDING UP FOR MYSELF: WHAT AM I AFRAID OF?
Wednesday April 18, 1:15 p.m.
There are many reasons we may not assert ourselves: maybe we're afraid of appearing aggressive, afraid of not being liked or afraid of conflict. Let's discuss the many reasons we have and what we can do to improve our self-esteem.

 

UNDERSTANDING SEXUAL HARASSMENT
AND ASSAULT
Wednesday APRIL 25, 1:15 p.m.
When is behavior inappropriate and when does it become harassment ? What is sexual assault ? With the collaboration with Calacs de l'Ouest de l'Île, we will learn more about issues related to sexual consent and existing resources.

 

MOTHERS FROM AFAR - DAUGHTERS FROM HERE
Wednesday MAY 2, 1:15 p.m.
Is being a mother or especially an immigrant mother a difficult role ? Come share your doubts and questions.

 

THE ROLE OF MOTHERS IN HISTORY
Wednesday MAY 9, 1:15 p.m.
Mother's Day is coming up. We are taking this opportunity to go back in time to the role of mother: how has this changed ? What does mothering look like in other countries ? What is being a mother today ? Relevant discussion for all ages and whether you are a mother or not !

 

INTERCULTURAL POTLUCK LUNCH

Bring a dish to share and take part in the discussion.

TRANS WOMEN AND IMMIGRATION
Wednesday, MAY 16
Lunch at 11:30 a.m., discussion from 1:15 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Information and exchange meeting on the experiences and realities of immigrant trans women.
Mandatory Registration. 

In collaboration with Centre for Gender Advocacy.

 

WOMEN AND PHYSICAL LIMITATIONS
Wednesday MAY 23, 1:15 p.m.
As women we live in similar and different realities. What are the daily challenges of having a disability or a physical limitation ? What are the specific issues for being a disabled woman ? What can be done ? In collaboration with Action femmes handicapées.

 

END OF SESSION PARTY
Wednesday MAY 30, 1:15 p.m.
Summer is almost here ! Let's mark this moment with fun and enjoyment of being together.