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Sep
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5K Pink Pumpkin Training Session
Sep 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Join the team as we prepare for the 5K Pink Pumpkin! Led by Chrisann, we will help you get ready for the run/walk with a training program designed to get you in shape and just the right amount of motivation to keep you going!

In partnership with:

 

 

 

 

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5K Pink Pumpkin Training Session
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join the team as we prepare for the 5K Pink Pumpkin! Led by Chrisann, we will help you get ready for the run/walk with a training program designed to get you in shape and just the right amount of motivation to keep you going!

In partnership with:

 

 

Sep
26
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No Yin Yoga Thursday
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

There will be no

5:30 pm Yin Yoga class

on Thursday, September 26, 2019,

at the YWCA Greater Green Bay.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Sep
27
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Dr. Erin Stevens of Prevea Health Presents: “Everything You Need to Know About Down There”
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

September is Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month! Join us as Dr. Erin Stevens of Prevea Health presents “Everything You Need to Know About Down There.”

Gynecologic cancer awareness month is recognized each year in September and is a perfect time to learn more about cancers related to women. Come join Erin Stevens, MD, Gynecologist Oncologist at Prevea Health, as she covers topics from changes that happen after menopause, issues with the sudden need to urinate and what could be causing that itching, burning feeling (hint, it’s probably not a yeast infection!). Plus, she’ll cover what cancer screening tests are recommended, what you can do to decrease your risk of developing gynecologic cancers and whether or not you should still be getting a pelvic exam as you get older.

This event is free and open to the public (members and non-members). Donations are always appreciated!

Sep
28
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Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys
Sep 28 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. & team will deliver a challenging, informative, and action-oriented program filled with interactive, reflective, and practical exercises and activities designed specifically for White Women Who Teach Black Boys. The institute/certification experience will be useful for others with interest in and influence with Black boys.

The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys hopes to also teach three main principles: 1) How to overcome unconscious bias and forge authentic connections with your Black male students (Understanding); 2) How to develop learning environments that help Black boys feel a sense of belonging, nurturance, challenge and love at school (Respecting); 3) How to change school culture so that Black boys can show up in the wholeness of themselves (Connecting).

Cost*:
$100 for Administrators/Executives
$75 for Teachers/Community Members
*Includes lunch

Oct
3
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Green Bay Getting Ready to Run Training
Oct 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Hosted by the YWCA Greater Green Bay, in Partnership with Wisconsin Progress

Getting ready to run will help you decide which office is best for you and provides a comprehensive overview of the process for getting on the ballot and running for local office. There will be a candidate panel where attendees can ask elected officials in different bodies of government about their experience running for office and being elected.

Topics include:
-Understanding the local political landscape
-Rules, regulations and legal requirements
-Telling your personal story to voters and conveying your values
-Fundraising and campaign budgeting

Oct
4
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Family Night: Super Hero!
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The YWCA Greater Green Bay strives to support and build a community-like atmosphere in all aspects of our work. Our Family Night event series provides a free, ongoing opportunity for our community to come together in celebration of family, friends and fun. Our generous community partners typically sponsor a family-style meal as well as other offerings. The YWCA provides fun, inclusive, family-friendly thematic programs, activities and games varying from month to month.

October’s theme is Super Hero! Dress as your favorite super hero and come join the fun!

Oct
5
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Fair Voting Practices Mini Conference: How to Make Your Vote Count
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

A non-partisan community education session on redistricting. This free mini conference is brought to you by the League of Women Voters. Registration is preferred. Please click the Register Button on the right. Registration is also available at the door on the day of the event.

Featured speakers include:

  • Dan Theno, a former Republican State Senator, will explain what redistricting is and how it affects your vote
  • Cheryl McCutcheon, a member of the Citizens Redistricting Advisory Subcommittee to the Brown County Supervisors Executive Committee, will share the group’s goals, progress, and planned steps to influence how the Brown County Board redraws maps after the 2020 census
  • Erin Grunze, Director of the League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, will share the current state of redistricting legislation in Madison, what an individual can do to insure fair voting practices and other grassroots actions voters have taken around the state
  • Barb Paterick will end with information about the National Popular Vote. A question and answer period with the audience will close the morning

*Please note that portions of Madison Street may be closed the morning of October 5 to accommodate the Bellin Pink Pumpkin 5K Run/Walk.

Oct
14
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Cultural Community Meal
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Hosted by the YWCA Greater Green Bay, in partnership with Migration Advocacy Brown County and Casa ALBA Melanie

The 2019-2020 Cultural Community Meal event series will provide an ongoing opportunity for our community to come together in celebration of our diverse cultural heritages. This event will bring people from different cultures together to share a meal. We ask people to bring a shareable dish to pass “from their community, with their community.” We also invite participants to share music as well as table decorations and information for people to learn more. This event will occur on a regular, quarterly basis to build relationships and community connectedness. Click here for more information.

The October 14th Cultural Community Meal is a Green Bay Packers tailgate theme. This event is free and open to the public!

 

Oct
16
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Stand Against Racism: LGBTQ Panel
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This event will highlight the experiences of the LGBTQ+ community in Green Bay and beyond. We will discuss the ways recent events and current and proposed legislation impact the LGBTQ+ community in unique ways. Community members and local professionals will share their knowledge and experience working within and for the LGBTQ+ community.