International Women's Day Panel


Savings Bank Theater at Wakefield High School
60 Farm Street
Wakefield, MA
United States

Tuesday, 6 March 2018 - 7:00pm

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In celebration of International Women's Day, the Wakefield Human Rights Commission will be hosting a discussion with inspiring women who will talk about their lives, career paths and how they are engaged in making the local region a better place for all.

This event is geared for all ages!

Panelists include:
- Marian Ryan, Middlesex County District Attorney
- Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to have run the entire Boston Marathon
- Mimi Lemay, Transgender rights advocate, author of forthcoming memoir
- Karen Burke, District Director, Melrose Wakefield Saugus Veteran Services, Lt. Colonel-Retired from the United States Air Force 
- Lauren Donati, Owner/Head Baker, The Bread Shop
- Dr. Astrid Kruse, Veterinarian, VCA Wakefield Animal Hospital

Moderator - Maria Muti, member Wakefield Human Rights Commission

Special performance by She Major - Wakefield Memorial High School's all-female contemporary a cappella group of the Wakefield High School Choral Department.