International Women’s Day Celebration

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Join us March 6th – 8th as we celebrate women and their achievements around the world!

We are excited to be partnering with Fresh Start Home, a transitional shelter for women experiencing homelessness in Lincoln. Their services recognize and build on the women’s unique strengths to assist them in overcoming barriers to self-sufficiency. Throughout the weekend, donate to Fresh Start and save on your ethically produced purchase from Ten Thousand Villages. Here’s how it works:
–For every one (1) item donated to Fresh Start, you will receive one (1) coupon for 20% off one (1) item redeemable through the weekend
–For every $5 donated to Fresh Start, you will receive one (1) coupon for 20% off one (1) item redeemable through the weekend

Additionally, on Saturday, March 7th, join us for music & dance performances, weaving demonstrations (schedule listed below), henna, snacks and craft activities including:
–Community fleece blanket making: tie a blanket to be donated to Fresh Start Home
–Cards of Encouragement: craft a card to a woman who has impacted your life!

Saturday Schedule:
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM — Lincoln Handweavers Guild Demonstrations
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM — Troupe Sicorae Bellydancing Performance
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM — Henna with Amanda
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM — Hannah Jensen, Singer/Songwriter
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM — Bellajhara Bellydancing Performance
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM — Svetlana Yashirin & her keyboard students
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM — Marcia Claesson & Caroline Koen, Autoharp Performance