National Women’s History Month

March 2017 Calendar of Events

Let’s pledge to #BeBoldForChange all month long!

 

DATE:  Wednesday, March 8, 2017

EVENT:  International Women’s Day

TIME:  11:00A

LOCATION:  University of Central Oklahoma, Nigh University Center Robert S. Kerr Room (301), Edmond, OK

 

DATE:  Thursday, March 9, 2017

EVENT:  Women’s History Month Event and Fundraiser

LOCATION:  OU Children’s Hospital, 700 NE 13th ST

 

DATE:  Thursday, March 9, 2017

EVENT:  Women’s History Month Film Festival showing, “Persepolis”, a discussion will follow the film

TIME:  6:00P

LOCATION:  Northeastern State University, Seminary Hall 110,

CONTACT:  Farmer at farmer07@nsuok.edu

 

DATE:  Friday, March 10, 2017

EVENT:  Ladies Coffee Night

TIME:  6:00P – 8:00P

LOCATION:  Raindrop Turkish House, 444 N Classen BLVD, Oklahoma City, OK

RSVP: (405) 702-0222

 

DATE:  Thursday, March 10, 2017

EVENT:  A Conversation on Race and Gender in Oklahoma History, featuring the “OKC 13” mini-documentary

TIME:  6:30P – doors open at 5:30P

LOCATION:  Oklahoma History Museum

CONTACT:  Larry O’Dell, Oklahoma Historical Society, O: 405-522-6676, lodell@okhistory.org

 

DATE:  Tuesday, March 14, 2017

EVENT:  Bias, Barriers and Breakthroughs

TIME:  10A – 11:30A EDT

LOCATION:  US Department of Labor, 200 Constitution AVE NW, Washington DC

STREAM LIVE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/in-celebration-of-womens-history-month-the-womens-bureau-presents-bias-barriers-and-breakthroughs-a-tickets-32528684170

 

DATE:  Sunday, March 19, 2017

EVENT:  Go Girl Run Half Marathon & 5K

TIME:  7:00A

LOCATION:  Chickasaw Bricktown Ball Park, Oklahoma City, OK

REGISTER:  https://secure.getmeregistered.com/register.php?event_id=124874&c=

 

DATE:  Thursday, March 23, 2017

EVENT:  Women’s History Month Film Festival showing, “Lemonade”, a discussion will be led by Farmer and Dr. T. Dionne Bailey, assistant professor of history at University of North Carolina, Pembroke, who is an expert on black feminism will follow the film

TIME:  7:00P

LOCATION:  Northeastern State University, the Ballroom Lounge,

CONTACT:  Farmer at farmer07@nsuok.edu

 

DATE:  Thursday, March 30, 2017

EVENT:  Women in Sports, Networking, presentation, and OKC Blue game

TIME:  5:30P – 9:00P

LOCATION:  Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens, Oklahoma City, OK

PURCHASE A TICKET:  www.ieew.org/events-2

INFORMATION:  Teresa White at info@ieew.org, 405-943-4474

 

DATE:  Thursday, March 30, 2017

EVENT:  Women’s History Month Film Festival showing, “Gender Revolution”, a discussion will follow the film

TIME:  6:00P

LOCATION:  Northeastern State University, in Seminary Hall 110

CONTACT:  Farmer at farmer07@nsuok.edu

 

Organizations recognizing women

 

Oklahoma Women’s Health Services is proud to celebrate Women’s History month with the Women Veterans Make History campaign. As 2017 is the 100-year anniversary of World War I, WHS will tie into the 100-year celebration by asking every to “Reflect, Respect, Recognize” the accomplishments of women Veterans.  http://www.oklahoma.va.gov/features/Women_Veterans_Make_History_Month.asp

 

National Women’s History Project, Writing Women Back Into History

For some fun, Resources / Quizzes:  http://www.nwhp.org/resources/quizzes/

 

USDA Blog In Conversation with #WomeninAg: Naomi Starkman

Women’s History Month

http://blogs.usda.gov/tag/womens-history-month/

 

TIME For Kids online celebrating Women’s History Month: http://www.timeforkids.com/minisite/womens-history-month

 

If you would like your event to be added to the list of Women’s History Month Events calendar, please contact Teresa White at twhite@ieew.org.