Springfield will celebrate International Women’s Day with a musical and cultural event this weekend! Here with a preview are Karina Dise. 7 year old Dallas is also here to recite (by memory!) part of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speach.
The event will be held on Saturday, March 9th, from 1-5 PM at the Boland Elementary School, 426 Armory Street in Springfield.
Opening Speech by City Councilor Kateri Walsh
Inspirational Words by Mary-Beth Cooper, President, Springfield College
Exciting Musical and Cultural Performances Including
Afri(K)que Fashion Show
Claddagh School of Irish Dance
Indian dance by Triveni School of Boston
Poetry and Spoken Word on
Women’s Empowerment and Anti-Bullying
For more information, visit www.afrikque.com