Friday, March 27

Feminist Retreat - Saturday, 28 March 2009

Looking for a safe space to discuss, develop and share your feminism? The NB Rebelles Fredericton are hosting a feminist retreat. ALL feminists are welcome.

WHEN: Saturday, March 28, 2009

TIME: 10:00am to 3:00pm

WHERE: Oakland Farm Lodge in New Maryland (click on title of post above for directions and map)

WHO: Everyone is welcome.

WHY: To make new feminist friends, and to talk about feminism in a fun, interactive and productive way.

INCLUDED: Lunch, hot chocolate and coffee.

HOW TO REGISTER: Registration is $5.00. To register, email with the subject ‘Retreat’ – and include your name, contact info, and if you need or can provide a drive.

This one-day retreat will include discussions and activities, and lots of opportunities to network and meet new feminist friends!

If you cannot attend but you would like to support this endeavour with needed items, please contact us.

Thursday, March 26

Event supports plight of women in Afghanistan by raising about $1,900 (sic)

The NBRebELLEs - Fredericton recently helped organize a benefit for the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA).

The third annual benefit raised $1,900. Donations can be made to the association until the end of April via the Fredericton Peace Coalition by e-mailing

For more information about the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan, visit

Wednesday, March 25

New Brunswick Poverty Reduction Dialogue Session

New Brunswick Poverty Reduction Dialogue Session

As part of a provincial government initiative, the NB Rebelles - Fredericton
are hosting a dialogue session on poverty in New Brunswick, through a gender
lens. If you have input or ideas about gender and poverty in New Brunswick,
please join us and share your thoughts.

*When:* Wednesday, March 25, 2009

*Time:* 6:30pm-8:30pm

*Where:* The Harriet Irving Library, UNB campus (Fredericton)

*Who:* Everyone is welcome!

We looking forward to talking about this important issue with you! For more
information, contact