Durham Parks and Recreation will celebrate Women’s History Month at Holton Career and Resource Center (401 N. Driver Street) on Saturday, March 17 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
The celebration will include riveting discussions and fun activities, including: Self-Discovery through the Arts workshops; Gospel Movement, Yoga, and African Movement and Relaxation demos; a presentation by the Human Relations Department about Housing Rights and Resources; and health and nutrition tips offered by Whole Foods Market representatives.
There will also be performances by the groups Samba Explosion, Bomba y Plena, ROSE, and Holton Drummers. The event will include a screening of “Seed Spirits: The Otomi of Carolina del Norte,” a documentary produced in 2011 by local directors Altha Cravey and Elva Bishop. This film screening is made possible by the Duke Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies. Additional event activities include kid’s crafts (such as drawing and face painting) and health checks.
For more information, call 919-354-2750.