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Updates from the Women’s Issues Committee

VWC Board Member Maggie Barr was recently appointed to the County Women’s Commission by Supervisor Bruce McPherson, who welcomed her and proposed that the 5th District Commissioners take part in quarterly meetings with his Valley constituents.  We’ll keep you posted! We attended the Planned Parenthood Santa Cruz 40th Anniversary reception on April 15th, touring the

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Benefit Concert For Girls Inc. of The Central Coast

Benefit Concert For Girls Inc. of  The Central Coast will be having a Bluegrass Americana greats benefit concert! At the Kuumbwa Jazz Center on Saturday March 12, 2016. Doors open at 6:30pm Concert starts at 7:30pm, follow the link below for more information. Preformers with be Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum with Bean Creek… Girls Inc. of

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Isadora Duncan Lives! Autumn Dance Workshop

Looking for a dance form to work with? One that is expressive of feminine strength and classical beauty. Expressing both dark and light, but at a very high plane. Tending toward restoration of positive values of civilization; not about expressing angst of a disintegrating society. Consider Isadora Duncan dance taught by Lois Ann Flood. Autumn Dance

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The Gender Bias of Global Warming

 As is too often the case, women bear the brunt of environmental degradation, pollution and other issues. Last Fall an excellent article relating to women and the impacts of Global Warming (aka “Climate Change”) appeared in the Huffington Post. It was written by Parker Liautaud, a polar explorer (he crossed Antarctica twice to do research)

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