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. 

 

FEELING ALONE

Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 21st, 1:15 p.m.

The absence of our family and friend networks are sometimes difficult challenges to meet. How can we work to change the situation of isolation and

oneliness? Let's discuss it together.

 

 

 

I HAVE AN ANNOUNCEMENT TO MAKE:

I'M A LESBIAN...WHAT NOW?

Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 28th, 1:15 p.m.

Our differences are not always easy to accept and live nor to accept other people's. How can we demystify concerns around sexual orientation?

 

 

VOLUNTEERING : RIGHTS AND RESPONSABILITIES

Wednesday, OCTOBER 12th, 1:15 p.m.

Training on rights and duties of volunteers. How do you protect yourself? What is the role of the volunteer at Femmes du monde à Côte-des-Neiges? What is the Basis of political unity of a women's centre?

 

 

WITHIN THE MONTH OF WOMEN'S HISTORY

INTERCULTURAL POTLUCK LUNCH

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

POETRY: WORDS OF WOMEN

Wednesday, OCTOBER 19th

Lunch at 11:30, discussion from 1:15 to 4:00 p.m.

Come see the place women take in poetry. The poets from l'Anneau Poétique will share with us and help us to compose poems, even if we don't know the language!

Try it out! Mandatory registration.

 

 

SOLIDARITY WITH COMMUNITY

ORGANIZATIONS

Wednesday, OCTOBER 26th, 1:15 p.m.

Community organizations such as women's centres are mobilizing for the recognition of their work and for adequate funding. This meeting will explain the history of the movement and present the Fall actions. Let's prepare together.

 

 

SPECIAL ACTIVITY:

WOMEN AND AGING

MEETING OF INDIGENOUS WOMEN AND QUEBEC WOMEN FROM HERE AND ELSEWHERE

Wednesday, NOVEMBER 2nd

Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m., discussion at 1:15 p.m.

Meeting for exchange and reflection on the relationship of age and place of the older women according to our traditions and affiliations.

With the participation of women from La Marie Debout and the indigenous women from Centre des femmes de Montréal.

Registration mandatory.

 

 

 

INTERCULTURAL POTLUCK

Bring a dish to share and participate in the discussion.

WOMEN AND THEATER

Wednesday, NOVEMBER 16th

Lunch at 11:30 a.m., discussion from

1:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

What role do women have in theater? Through games and relaxing exercises, we will experience stage direction and improvisation.

How liberating!

Registration mandatory.

 

 

HOW TO BUILD BRIDGES BETWEEN WOMEN HERE AMONG US?

Wednesday, NOVEMBER 23th, 1:15pm

As women we live different realities.

Racism, homophobia, intolerance seem to be taking place in the world. How do we build strong solidarity among diverse women here in Montreal?

 

 

CONJUGAL VIOLENCE: WHAT TO TALK ABOUT AND WHAT TO DO?

Wednesday, NOVEMBER 30th, 1:15 p.m.

When does a bickering couple become domestic violence? What to do or how to help a loved one who is living this problem? Come talk with The Shield of Athena.