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HEY LADIES + NON-LADIES! March 8th is annual International Women’s Day, and everyone (regardless of gender) is invited to take part. IWD celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, and is a call to action to accelerate gender parity. In NYC, lots of activities are going on to encourage awareness and celebrate the females of the ?.
Here are some events to have on your radar, for this Thursday. We know you’re going to be inspired to share on social throughout the day, so don’t forget to use hashtag #PressForProgress!
#PetalsForProgress Flower Market
DEETS: 34 Little West 12th Street | 1pm to 6pm
Lightning Talks at General Assembly
Coding- shmo’ding! General Assembly offers online and on campus courses in coding, data, design and more, and is committed to break-down barriers in tech education. GA is hosting a pane to showcase inspiring female leaders from a variety of fields at its NYC location. Topics include “Being a Female in Traditionally Male Industries.” Pass the popcorn!
DEETS: 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Inspiring the Next Generation of Boss Ladies Panel
CAP BEAUTY co-founder Cindy DiPrima, New York Pilates founder Heather Andersen + more power ladies will meet at (the amazing + female owned) Williamsburg Hotel for a panel discussion on mentoring young women. Snacks and Kombrewcha will be provided! ALSO, post-panel don’t miss Unemployed Denim’s customization station, to personalize your fave jeans!
DEETS: The Williamsburg Hotel | 6:00pm to 9:00pm