International Women's Day Celebration

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Date: Mar 10
Venue: Ten Thousand Villages
Location: 140 N. 8th Street, Suite 125
Ticket Price: Free
Time: All Day

In honor of International Women's Day, Ten Thousand Villages will be hosting their annual Women's Day Celebration Saturday, March 10th! Activities in the store will highlight the contributions of women worldwide and locally. Visitors will learn about women artisan groups in developing countries and the unique products they create by hand using traditional skills and innovative designs. Highlights include weaving demonstrations, a belly dancing performance, henna, and performances by local musicians. Ten Thousand Villages will be partnering with the Fresh Start Home for this event to help impact the lives of women in need in our community! Visitors are invited to bring donation items to Fresh Start to the store Thursday through Saturday; for each item donated, visitors will receive one 15% off one item coupon. Fresh Start has requested donations of personal hygiene items, non-bleach household cleaners, feminine care products, and gas cards. Schedule of events: • 10-12PM Hand Weavers Guild of Lincoln weaving demonstrations • 11-12PM Troupe Sicorae Belly Dance • 12-1PM Musica Antiqua Recorder Music Group • 1-4PM Henna with Samantha • 1-2PM Marcia Claessen and her Amazing Autoharp • 2-3PM Svetlana Yashirin on Keyboard