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The public is invited to celebrate International Women’s Day as the City of Sarasota hosts a community get together and movie viewing Friday, March 8 at 2pm – 5pm at the Robert L. Taylor Community Complex, 1845 34th Street. The event is free and open to the public.
Eight Sarasota women will be recognized for their achievements in the community. The award winning documentary ‘Arise’ also will be shown. Narrated by actress Daryl Hannah, the film features women around the world who have gained a deep understanding of what it takes to live in harmony with the environment. Tea will be served.
While International Women’s Day has been celebrated around the world since the early 1900’s, this is the first time an event marking the occasion will be held in Sarasota. To learn more about International Women’s Day www.InternationalWomensDay.com
The event is also sponsored by the Gulf Coast Chapter-United Nations Women, Sarasota Commission on the Status of Women, and the United Nations Association, Sarasota-Manatee Chapter.
For more information contact:
Debby Jennings at the Robert L. Taylor Community Complex@ 941-954-4182.