Girl Power

GIRL POWER: TAKING BACK OUR STREETS THROUGH ART

Presented by:

New York City Council Member Laurie A. Cumbo, Chair of the Women’s Issues Committee, with artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh and Hollaback!

ART WORKSHOP
Join us for GIRL POWER, a hands-on art workshop experience celebrating sisterhood. The organization, Hollaback will bring teens together in a safe and fun setting to discuss street harassment and other challenges confronting young women in NYC. We will find our assertive voice, create powerful sayings, and participate in an art-making workshop led by artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh; who will take us on a street art wheat-pasting adventure! Young women between the ages of 12-17 years of age are encouraged to participate.

When: Sunday, June 8, 2014, 1:30 – 4:30 PM (RAIN OR SHINE)

Where: Myrtle Avenue & Washington Park (Near the Fort Greene Park Entrance)

RSVP and Questions: Contact Monica, 212.788.7081 or mabend@council.nyc.gov

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Light refreshments will be served