Rochester NOW Calendar

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"This opportunity was brought to you courtesy of feminism." -- Marie C. Wilson, President and Founder, The White House Project

April 10
5:00 pm

Slutwalk
Organized by SUNY-Brockport students to bring awareness to how victims are often blamed and "slut-shamed" when reporting sexual assaults. Liberty Pole, downtown Rochester.

Slut Walk

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April 13
Noon or
2:00 pm

Susan B. Anthony House Monday Lecture Series
Deborah L. Hughes, President & CEO, Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, will speak on "Susan B. Anthony: Success or Failure?" Lunch at noon ($25) or Tea at 2 pm ($15). Susan B. Anthony House, 17 Madison St. Register at website.

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April 14
5:00 pm

Equal Pay Day Action - Bring Signs
Meet us on East Avenue in front of Spot Coffee. Equal Pay Day is the date in 2015 to which a woman must work to earn as much as a man earned in 2014. See Women Deserve Equal Pay.

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April 17

University of Rochester's 6th Annual Diversity Conference
This year's theme is From Bystander to Ally. The keynote speaker is Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, filmmaker and immigration activist. See website for the 18 workshops planned for the day and to register. The conference is free and open to the public.

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April 18
11:45 am -
3:15 pm

The Reality Tour
Take a tour of Rochester and hear from people who work to end poverty every day and from people who are affected by it, from the homeless to the working poor. Learn about and become involved in the movement to win economic human rights for all. Sponsored by the Rochester Chapter of the Social Welfare Action Alliance and co-sponsored by Rochester NOW and other organizations. See website for more information.

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April 20
7:00 pm

Rochester NOW Meeting
Open to the public. First Unitarian Church, 220 S. Winton Rd.

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April 25
9:30 am

Crime Victims Walk
Join the Monroe County/City of Rochester Coalition for Crime Victims on its annual walk to honor all crime victims and survivors. The walk starts at 244 S. Plymouth Ave. and ends at the Crime Victims' memorial in Highland Park. See the Coalition's Facebook page.

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May 18
Noon or
2:00 pm

Susan B. Anthony House Monday Lecture Series
Dr. Alison Parker, Professor of History, The College at Brocport, will speak on "Racism in the Suffrage Movement." Lunch at noon ($25) or Tea at 2 pm ($15). Susan B. Anthony House, 17 Madison St. Register at website.

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May 18
7:00 pm

Rochester NOW Meeting - Elections
Open to the public. First Unitarian Church, 220 S. Winton Rd.

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