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Persons Day Celebration with Ellen Woodsworth
October 18, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:45 pm$45
Join us for our annual Persons Day celebration and luncheon on October 18th. This year we are thrilled to welcome guest speaker, Ellen Woodsworth, former Vancouver City Councillor and Founder and Chair of Women Transforming Cities International Society. Ellen is a writer, organizer and international speaker and consultant on urban issues and is passionate about working for social justice, economic equality and environmentally sound planning. Ellen will speak about the work of Women Transforming Cities in partnership with the Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women (CRIAW) in a three-year project titled “Action on systemic barriers to women’s participation in local government” funded by Status of Women Canada. The objectives are in keeping with international goals that aim to increase the involvement of women in leadership and decision-making at all levels of government.
Notice regarding Disability Access: Due to repairs wheelchair access is currently available on the Main Level only. Should access be a concern, please check with the office near registration date.
Roasted artichoke & Artisan greens, shallot & red wine vinaigrette
Thai tiger prawn vermicelli salad
Steamed fingerling potatoes
Panache of Seasonal Vegetables
Baked filet of wild West Coast salmon, lemon & dill beurre blanc
Fresh fruit platter
Lemon curd tartlets
UWCV Member – $35+tax
UWCV Guest – $40+tax
Non-Member – $45+tax
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