Events

 
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September 2017

San Francisco, California

September 1 to December 31, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Event: Wonder Girls photographic exhibit

Location: World Affairs Council, 312 Sutter Street, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA

Details: Open for complimentary viewing Monday through Friday and during regularly-scheduled World Affairs Council evening events.

October 2017 

Washington DC

October 9, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Event: Slides and stories, book signing

Location: Busboys and Poets, 2021 Fourteenth Street NW (at V), Washington DC 20009

Details: Fundraiser; tickets required. Cosponsored by Women Thrive, School Girls Unite and Global Fund for Women

 

Columbia, Maryland

October 10, 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Event: Slides and stories; book signing

Location: Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044; Health Sciences Building, Lecture Hall HS 150

Details: Fundraiser; tickets required. Annual Meeting of the Women’s Giving Circle of Howard County to celebrate School Girls Unite

 

San Francisco, California

October 11, 6:30 PM

Event: Celebration of Day of the Girl; reception; slides and stories; panel discussion; book signing

Location: 312 Sutter Street, Suite 200, San Francisco, California

Details: Co-sponsored byThe World Affairs Council, The Global Fund for Women, Rise Up, and One World Children’s Fund. Get Tickets

 

Menlo Park, California

October 16, 7:30 PM

Event: Slides and stories; Paola Gianturco in conversation with Musimbi Kanyoro, President/CEO of Global Fund for Women; book signing

Location: Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, California

Details: Open to the public. Sponsored by the Kepler’s Literary Foundation. Pre-registration Required

 

Denver, Colorado

October 20, 10:00 AM

Event: Slides and stories

Location: Denver Country Club, East First Avenue at Gilpin Street, Denver, CO

Details: For members of Denver Eclectics and their guests

 

Corte Madera, California

October 21, 4:00 PM

Event: Slides and stories; book signing

Location: Book Passage, 51 Tamal Visa Boulevard, Corte Madera

Details: Open to the public. More Details

 

San Francisco, California

October 24, 5:00 PM

Event: Slides and stories

Location: The Presidio Officers Club, Moraga Hall, 50 Moraga Avenue, San Francisco

Details: One World Children’s Fund annual fundraiser

 

Seattle, Washington

October 26, 5:00 PM

Event: slides and stories; book signing

Location: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center, 440 Fifth Avenue North, Seattle 98109.

Details: Details: Sponsored by The Bill and Melinda  Gates Foundation, Global Fund for Women,  World Affairs Council-Seattle, Girl Up, You Grow Girl, and Young Women Empowered.  RSVP

November 2017

LOS ALTOS, California

November 1, 7:00 PM

Event: Slides and stories; refreshments

Location: Los Altos Youth Center, 1 North San Antonio Road, Los Altos, CA 94022

Details: Free, Open to the Public. Sponsored by the World Affairs Council-Peninsula Chapter in partnership with the Los Altos Public Library

 

Pasadena, California

November 15, 9:00 AM

Event: Coffee, cakes and conversation; slides and stories

Location: Valley Hunt Club, 520 Orange Grove Boulevard, Pasadena CA

Details: For Valley Hunt Club members

 

Pasadena, California

November 15, 7:00 PM

Event: Slides and stories; book signing

Location: Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, California

Details: Open to the public. More Details

 

San Rafael, California

November 29, 7:00 PM

Event: Refreshments; slides and stories; booksigning

Location:  Gathering@Grand, 1520 Grand Avenue, San Rafael

Details: Sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael. Reservations required; call 415-453-8303 or email CommunityRelations@sanrafaelop.org . More Details

December 2017

San Francisco, California

December 5, 7:30 AM

Event: Rise Up annual fundraiser with slides and stories

Location: Palace Hotel, 2 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, California

Details: For Rise Up donors and supporters. More Details

January 2018

Santa Fe, New Mexico

January 23-30, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Event:  Wonder Girls photography exhibit

Location:  Center for Contemporary Art Theater Lobby, 1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Details: Sponsored by Creativity for Peace, Thursday-Sunday

 

Albuquerque, New Mexico

January 24, 7:00 PM

Event: Slides and stores, booksigning

Location: Guild Cinema, 3405 Central Avenue NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Details: Sponsored by Creativity for Peace

 

Santa Fe, New Mexico

January 25, 7:00 PM

Event: Slides and stories

Location: Center for Contemporary Art Theater, 1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Details: Sponsored by Creativity For Peace

April 2018

Novato, California
April 28,
2:00 PM

Event: Tea, slides and stories

Location: The Key Room, Homeward Bound, 1385 N. Hamilton Parkway, Novato, CA

Details: Sponsored by the Association of American University Women, Marin Chapter. Reservations must be received by April 14. For ticket information, email:  AAUWMarin@gmail.co