You are invited to the 7th Annual Womxn Who Rock: Water is Life Unconference 2017!
We gather together to organize in community around the theme of building ethical relationships between land, water, place and people. Inspired by the “Water is Life” movement, we are creating a space for dialogue across different organizing efforts and communities. Featuring a 30 min. musical by Gabriela Seattle, report back panel on Standing Rock & local organizing, skill-share workshops, children’s story circle, open mic, and t-shirt & button making, and mini-fandango/bombazo! See schedule below--we will update with new developments! Free and all ages!
WHEN: February 11, 2017 (Sat.)
WHERE: Washington Hall. 153 14th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
Free registration: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/mhabellp/323290
Volunteers needed for the day of event. Sign up @ womxnwhorockproject@gmail
Volunteer meeting. Sunday, Feb. 5, 4pm-6pm, Washington Hall. 153 14th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
HIDMO CYPHER CAFE will have coffee, tea, snacks, and beverages for puchase.
COMMUNITY OFRENDA/ALTAR all day
TIENDITA (pop up market - bring cash!)
3:00 Doors Open
3:30 WELCOME Blessing/music -w/ Patricia Allen & Guest, Seattle Women's Steel Pan Project, & Hagucha Garinagu
4:00 PANEL REPORT BACK: Rise Up, Create, Transform: Standing Rock, No New Youth Jail, Sanctuary Cities, NWDC Resistance
5:00 SKILL SHARES (concurrent workshops)
AFRO-PUERTO RICAN BOMBA DANCE & BOMBA/JAROCHO RYTHM DIALOGUE
CHILDREN’S STORY CIRCLE
WE ARE STILL HERE: STORIES OF PRESERVATION
- w/ Jill Freidberg of Shelf Life Community Storytelling Project, Cynthia Brothers with #VanishingSeattle, Luzviminda Uzuri "Lulu" Carpenter with Bush Gardens Community Project and #LuluNation - QTPOC Bloc Archive Project and more.
SELF PRESERVATION FOR EVERYDAY OPPRESSION
IS YOUR KNOWLEDGE ON WIKIPEDIA?
SHIRT DECORATING & BUTTON MAKING
CHILDREN'S FACE PAINTING AND CRAFTS
6:00 GABRIELA SEATTLE - Presents a Musical “Maalaala Mo Kaya? Isulong!” (Would you remember? Onward!) 30 minutes (http://www.gabrielaseattle.org/)
6:30 OPEN-MIC CYPHER featuring:
206 ZULU MALIKA EDITION