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Celebrating International Women's Day & Housing is a Human Right: Public Forum

Thursday, February 11, 2016
To: MoveUp Members

We’d like to let you know about two interesting and important events coming to your area soon.

Celebrating International Women’s Day

On March 8, come celebrate International Women’s Day with friends, members and union activists from across the city.  The Oppression to Opportunity Celebration and Potluck, sponsored in part by the Calgary and District Labour Council, will take place at 5pm.  Join in for some great music, food, conversation and fun activities.  Please RSVP to if you are interested in attending. Click here to find out more.

When: Tuesday, March 8, 2016 – 5pm
Where: The Women’s Centre, 39-4th St N.E.,  Calgary

Housing is a Human Right: Public Forum

On March 12 from 2-6pm, hear what community members have to say about housing issues at the Housing is a Human Right Public Forum.   Listen to panel presentations and join in the group conversations and development of campaigns for policy changes.  Learn about issues faced by tenants, affordable and subsidized housing, rent controls and the national housing strategy. 

All are welcome to attend.  Snacks will be provided mid-afternoon.  There will be supervised arts and crafts activities for children.  No registration is required unless you are bringing children.  For further information and to register children, please contact

When: Sunday, March 12, 2016 – 2-6pm
Where: Sunalta Community Association, 1627 10 Ave S.W., Calgary

We hope you’ll be able to join in these events.

In solidarity,
Lori Mayhew
MoveUP Secretary-Treasurer

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