Should I Still Watch This Show?
Tues Feb 26 @ 6PM PA Library and Weds Feb 27 @6PM Sequim Library
In the wake of the #MeToo movement, in which dozens of high-profile individuals in the entertainment industry have been accused of harassment or abuse, many of us are asking: “Should I still be watching this?” Explore the cultural and economic issues inherent in consuming entertainment made by people whose behaviors we find questionable, distasteful, or even criminal. Media and feminist scholar Amy Peloff will host a discussion and spark conversation about accountability.
Celebrating Women Empowering Women
Sat. Feb 29 from 1-3 PM | Elwha Klallam Heritage Center
Join Soroptomist International of Port Angeles as they honor their 2020 Live your Dream Award recipients. Jessica Hernandez the Development Director for the Field Hall and Events Center will serve as the keynote speaker. Join in this celebration and learn more about the local and international efforts of Soroptimist.
Join a County Board or Commission
Deadline to Apply -March 20 @5PM | Clallam County Courthouse
There are currently 78 open slots on county boards and commissions. We’ve listed a number that we think are crucial leadership positions on the Where You are Needed Page but we encourage you to view the full list of opportunities as well. Participating on any of these boards is an excellent introduction to county government and operations.
Votes for Women Centennial Festival
Aug 22 from 10-4PM | Washington State Capital Building
Join the Washington Women’s Commission and the Washington State Historical Society for a day-long event at the State Capitol in Olympia featuring speakers, exhibits, vendors, music, parades and more!
Emerge Washington 2020 Bootcamps
Offered throughout the year
Emerge Washington offers boot camps throughout the year to support women running for an elected position. Meet aspiring leaders from across Washington, learn from elected officials and campaign professionals on topics such as Campaign Nuts & Bolts, Campaign Budgeting, Public Speaking, Ethical Leadership and more all while building a network to last a lifetime.