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April 27, 2017
  • Refining Asks + Zine Development

    April 27, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Women's Center for Creative Work, 2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Hosted by Small Fries, Full Lives

    This week we will firm up our asks, create a timeline and action steps, and develop a campaign. We will finalize our power map and use it as a guide for reaching out to and confirming allies and coalition members. We will be exploring the use of a Zine for distributing messaging and campaigning. Childcare will be available on site, children, babies, partners welcome!

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April 28, 2017
  • Hey Baby

    April 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Hosted by Gilda Davidian

    Hey Baby Feminist Parenting Group meets every other Friday in Eagle Rock. Email Gilda.Davidian@gmail.com for location and details.

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April 29, 2017
  • Yoga with Harpreet Kaur

    April 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Hosted by Harpreet Kaur
    $10 members/$15 regular

    No experience necessary
    All Bodies welcomed
    Donation based
    No one turned away

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April 30, 2017
  • Community Chorus

    April 30, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Womens Center For Creative Work

    Lead by Carolyn Riggs

    Community Chorus is a bi-monthly safe singing space and activist chorus that will be on-call for protests, rallies, marches, and community-building events. The chorus requires no audition/prior skill, and no commitment. Chorus leader Carolyn Pennypacker Riggs will hold bi-monthly 90 minute gatherings with live accompaniment and monthly guest presenters.

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May 2, 2017
  • Urdu Diaspora Reading Group Night

    May 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Women's Center for Creative Work, 2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Hosted by Moozis

    Discuss and dissect poems and short stories in Urdu.
    Basic language experience required.

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May 3, 2017
  • Open Library Hours with Jenn Witte

    May 3, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Hosted by F.L.O.W

    Feminist Library on Wheels open library hours at WCCW.

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May 5, 2017
  • Critique Night

    May 5, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Moderated by Amelia Steely

    Critique Night is a critique group moderated by Amelia Steely through Women's Center for Creative Work. Artists share their work, offer feedback, and get to know other artists in their community. Each month, four artists present their work at a different LA-based artist's studio. Everyone is welcome who wants to participate respectfully in a feminist space.

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May 6, 2017
  • Healing Roots Meditation

    May 6, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    2525 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Presented by Wikkid_Beat
    $5 WCCW Members /$10 Regular

    This event is a guided meditation that has a community altar that guests are encouraged to contribute to. POC are encouraged to attend. Allies are welcome. Guests will be able to visit and contribute to the altar within the space of mediation. The guided meditation will last an hour, facilitated by Karine Fleurima who will provide the beats as well as the meditation instruction. After the meditation period, participants are invited to share their thoughts and post them to the altar.

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May 8, 2017
  • Feminists Against Capitalism

    May 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Women's Center for Creative Work, 2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Hosted by Intersectionality Now

    This is a panel and group discussion unpacking how our feminisms—intersectionality, socialist feminism, anarchist feminism, platformist anarcho-communism, and Jineology—reject capitalism as fundamentally and necessarily patriarchal, racist, classist, ableist, and hierarchical. Speakers include Romina Akemi from the Black Rose Anarchist Federation; Solîn Bendewa, an editor for the social media platform The Middle Eastern Feminist; and Miranda Sklaroff, the founding chair of the socialist feminist committee for Democratic Socialists of America-Los Angeles. Moderated by Nicole Kelly from Intersectionality NOW.

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May 9, 2017
  • Creating Successful Coalitions Across Organizations

    May 9, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Led by Rosalind Helfand
    $5-10 Suggested Donation

    This workshop is designed to assist participants in strategies to form successful coalitions where all partners actively support a set of common goals. After the presentation, Rosalind will lead the group in an exercise and facilitated discussion where participants will have the opportunity to discuss their current or future endeavors and work through potential challenges.

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May 10, 2017
  • Open Library Hours with Jenn Witte

    May 10, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Hosted by F.L.O.W

    Feminist Library on Wheels open library hours at WCCW.

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  • Internal Oriental Auto-Ethnography Night

    May 10, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Hosted by Moozis

    At this event, the Moozis invite you to orientalize yourself, fetishize yourself, and portray yourself as you please. They'll provide some props, a backdrop and a photographer, but feel free to bring your costumes and accoutrements for your perfect auto-ethnographic portrait. Moozis only!

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May 14, 2017
  • Community Chorus

    May 14, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Womens Center For Creative Work

    Lead by Carolyn Riggs

    Community Chorus is a bi-monthly safe singing space and activist chorus that will be on-call for protests, rallies, marches, and community-building events. Our goal is to provide an additional platform where participants can rally together in a collective expression of commitment to justice, bravery, beauty, change, action, protest, dissent.

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May 15, 2017
  • Taking Up ALL the Space Vol. 3

    May 15, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Women's Center for Creative Work, 2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Hosted by Intersectionality Now

    For Taking Up ALL the Space Vol. 3, coalitions resident Intersectionality NOW would like to continue the conversation from Vol. 2, inviting womxn of color to join us again at the Women's Center for Creative Work to talk, hang, eat, collaborate, and get used to taking up ALL the space.

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May 17, 2017
  • Open Library Hours with Jenn Witte

    May 17, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Hosted by F.L.O.W

    Feminist Library on Wheels open library hours at WCCW.

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May 21, 2017
  • Parenting As Protest

    May 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Hosted by Gilda Davidian

    This group is intended to create a space for parents who are or who want to be engaged in social justice, movement building, advocacy, grassroots organizing, and other forms of protest to reflect, share concerns, collect resources, practice solidarity, and make choices about how to take achievable action with the support of other parents. Each monthly meeting will offer a topic for discussion, as well as time for open dialogue. Guest speakers and opportunities to share resources and make commitments to take action will also be included. Contact Gilda.Davidian@gmail.com w/ questions about event.

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May 22, 2017
  • Mapping Feminist LA

    May 22, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Hosted by Leana Scott

    Mapping Feminist LA is a working group based out of the Women's Center for Creative Work (WCCW) in Los Angeles. We are developing a collaborative map of feminist resources in LA. Stay connected here to find out more about monthly meetings and other updates!

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May 24, 2017
  • Open Library Hours with Jenn Witte

    May 24, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Hosted by F.L.O.W

    Feminist Library on Wheels open library hours at WCCW.

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May 26, 2017
  • A Conversation On Disability, Neurodiversity, & Chronic Illness

    May 26, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Women's Center for Creative Work, 2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90031, USA

    Hosted by Intersectionality Now

    This event will be a decentralized dialogue on the intersections of disability, chronic illness and neurodiversity within transgender communities, with a particular emphasis on the experience of transgender femmes and transgender women. This event is a space for disabled, chronically ill, and neurodiverse people to express and share their personal experiences, stories and truths.

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