Salford will be celebrating International Women’s Day with a number of events over the coming days.
International Women’s Day falls on March 8 this year and we’ve produced this guide to how you can help celebrate it across the city.
IWD Talk by Katherine Connelly @ Working Class Movement Library
This Saturday 7 March at 2pm do join us as we welcome Katherine Connelly, Sylvia Pankhurst's biographer, to celebrate #InternationalWomensDay with a talk about Sylvia touring the USA in 1911-1912. https://t.co/XrTf2OFEFo pic.twitter.com/G0NQZROhgn
— WCML (@wcmlibrary) March 2, 2020
Katherine Connelly focuses her talk on the Sylvia Pankhurst book, ‘A Suffragette In America’ and will uncover the exceptional story about her two tours in 1911 and 1912 across America. Connelly has also written a biography about her called Sylvia Pankhurst Suffragette, Socialist and Scourge of Empire.
Sat March 7 2020, 2pm-4pm
Pendleton Together IWD Event @ Pendleton Gateway
The non-profit organisation Pendleton Together are hosting an event for International Women’s Day on Monday, March 9.
Drop in and join us to celebrate International Women’s Day at Pendleton Gateway on 9 March between 10.30am – 3pm pic.twitter.com/JULO0ptwMB
— Pendleton Together (@PendletonTHG) February 27, 2020
Food and drink will be offered, as will employment and training advice for women. Well-being therapies will also be available to take part in between 11am-1.30pm.
This will take place at Pendleton Gateway at 10.30am-3pm and is open to everyone.
IWD Ladies Who Brunch @ Menagerie Restaurant and Bar
”A brunch club designed for the driven woman to network, learn & enjoy the company of like-minded ladies!”
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— Menagerie (@MenagerieMCR) March 2, 2020
Tickets available here – https://checkout.ticketarena.co.uk/events/LADIES-WHO-BRUNC
Sunday March 8 4pm-8pm. Over 18s only.
International Women’s Day Event @ Old Trafford
Hosted by Zarah Connolly of Salford City F.C, come join Old Trafford for an afternoon of inspirational talks and networking for International Women’s Day this year!
Have you booked your space at our #InternationalWomensDay event on 6th March with these inspirational ladies?👇🏽 Enjoy an afternoon covering a range of topics, all in aid of @Foodinate and @girlsoutloudorg 💜 For more info and to book, click here – https://t.co/2bQ5ndUiJn pic.twitter.com/2mKAKTti6p
— Hotel Football (@hotelfootballuk) February 21, 2020
Friday March 6, Hotel Football Stadium Suite, Old Trafford, 12:30pm-4:30pm