The Women's Center Fall Calendar of Events


September

Sexy Bingo

September 13th in the CUB, MPR-A  
*Co-sponsored with APB

Tulip Tabling

September 24th - September 30th in the CUB from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm.
Student, Faculty and Staff are encouraged to stop by and write a note on the tulips in behalf of themselves or others who have suffered domestic violence.  These are then posted in the Women's Center after the Tulip Planting Ceremony.

October - Domestic Violence Awareness Month


Tulip Planting Ceremony for Domestic Violence Awareness

October 1st at 4:00 pm at the Janie Fecker Garden near Lackhove Hall
This program brings attention to domestic violence by means of a speaker and tulips being read in behalf of those who have endured such violence.

Masquerade Ball

October 24th from 8:00 pm - 12:00 am in the CUB, MPR  
*Co-sponsored with the Pride Center & Free to Be Me

"Time for Ilhan" Documentary Screening

October 31st at 3:00 pm
Co-Sponsored with Political Science, Multicultural Student Affairs, Women's & Gender Studies Minor and ShipVotes.

November

Panel Discussion On Power-Based Violence On College Campuses

November 13th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in Old Main Chapel

Craft Café

November 14th from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm in McFeeley's Café
There will be food and music with crafts that you can use to create gifts or enjoy your creation for yourself and have fun and at the same time, help those in need by donating monetary or feminine hygiene products and new bras with the tags still on in the Women's Center or at the event.
*Proceeds and donations benefit Distributing Dignity, a non-profit organization that is committed to lifting up the Dignity of women in need.

Open Auditions! - In The Tradition Of The Vagina Monologues

A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and A Prayer

These are writings to stop violence against women and girls.  Join us as we try something a little different this year.  Roles are available for all genders and expressions.  Monologues available to read for single and partner auditions.
Dates, times and the location for auditions are below:
CUB 103
November 18th from 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
November 19th from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
November 20th from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
**Any questions contact womenscenter@ship.edu for more information.