You Are Invited To………………
Whites Hotel, Wexford on November 25th & 26th
Wexford Local Area Network on Violence Against Women will be holding 2 days of events to raise awareness of violence against women during the international “16 Days of Action” Campaign.
Wednesday November 25th ;
1pm : Official launch by Mayor of Wexford with speakers from various agencies including Wexford Women’s Refuge, Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Service, MEND, Gardai, HSE. Panel discussion and questions.
8pm : Screening of “Take My Eyes”, award winning Spanish film. Suitable for adults. Described by Time Out as “A superb drama….superb writing….excellent performances”
Thursday November 26th;
8pm : Poetry, Readings and Music.
- Over the two days, there will be an exhibition of works by local schools and women’s groups on their interpretation of violence against women.
- Excerpts from the “Violence Against Women 365 Poster Exhibition” created by Colm Dempsey will also be on display. This exhibition has received acclaim and travelled to 11 countries since it first went on public display in 2004.
- Information from various agencies and organisations will also be freely available.
Please feel free to come and view the exhibition in the Mc Carthy Suite at any time over the two days. All events are free of charge….Please come along and bring a friend.