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#BuildingWomenUp Workshop Series

A 4 week series located at the Gloucester Home Depot starting Thursday, April 6th!

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April 2017

Apr 6 2017 - 06:00

Gloucester #BuildingWomenUp Workshop (Week 1)

Gloucester Home Depot, 1616 Cyrville Rd.

This is the first session in a 4-week series at the Gloucester Home Depot located at 1616 Cyrville Rd.

The topics for this session will include:

Introduction to tools - what sort of tools to have on hand, what they do, how to use them safely and what they cost
How to install a chain lock
How to install a door hinge
How to install a deadbolt
How to install a peephole

The next sessions for the Gloucester #BuildingWomenUp Workshop Series are the following Thursdays (April 13th, 20th and 27th) at the same time and location.

WISE will provide assistance with childcare and transportation if it is required. Be sure to let us know when you register!

Click the following link to complete the registration form:
https://elsy4.typeform.com/to/UaJ30F

We are so excited for this FREE workshop!

Please contact info@wiseottawa.ca or 613-230-6700 with any questions.

Happy building! :)

Apr 6 2017 - 10:45

Technology Safety and Intimate Partner Violence

A one-day workshop on Technology Safety and Intimate Partner Violence

Sponsored by OCTEVAW

Apr 13 2017 - 06:00

Gloucester #BuildingWomenUp Workshop (Week 2)

Gloucester Home Depot, 1616 Cyrville Rd.

This is the second session in a 4-week series at the Gloucester Home Depot located at 1616 Cyrville Rd.

The topics for this session will include:

Gardening - how to start plants from seeds.

Rope Lighting for kitchen cabinets - how to install rope lighting

The remaining sessions for the Gloucester #BuildingWomenUp Workshop are the following Thursday, April 20th and Thursday, April 27th at the same time and location.

WISE will provide assistance with childcare and transportation if it is required. Be sure to let us know when you register!

Click the following link to complete the registration form:
https://elsy4.typeform.com/to/UaJ30F

We are so excited for this FREE workshop!

Please contact info@wiseottawa.ca or 613-230-6700 with any questions.

Happy building! :)

Apr 20 2017 - 06:00

Gloucester #BuildingWomenUp Workshop Series (Week 3)

Gloucester Home Depot, 1616 Cyrville Rd.

This is the third session in a 4-week series at the Gloucester Home Depot located at 1616 Cyrville Rd.

The topics for this session will include:
All things plumbing - how to fix a leaky faucet or a running toilet, how to dismantle sink trap and how to caulk around a bathtub.

The last session for the Gloucester #BuildingWomenUp Workshop Series is the following Thursday, April 27th at the same time and location.

WISE will provide assistance with childcare and transportation if it is required. Be sure to let us know when you register!

Click the following link to complete the registration form:
https://elsy4.typeform.com/to/UaJ30F

We are so excited for this FREE workshop!

Please contact info@wiseottawa.ca or 613-230-6700 with any questions.

Happy building! :)

Apr 27 2017 - 06:00
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Gloucester #BuildingWomenUp Workshop Series

Gloucester Home Depot, 1616 Cyrville Rd.

This is the final session in a 4-week series at the Gloucester Home Depot that is located at 1616 Cyrville Rd.

The topics for this session will include:

Dealing with walls - repair damaged drywall, install a shelf, hang a picture, find wall stud, and paint a damaged wall.

WISE will provide assistance with childcare and transportation if it is required. Be sure to let us know when you register!

Click the following link to complete the registration form:
https://elsy4.typeform.com/to/UaJ30F

We are so excited for this FREE workshop!

Please contact info@wiseottawa.ca or 613-230-6700 with any questions.

Happy building! :)

Apr 27 2017 - 06:00
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WISE 25th Anniversary AGM

Ottawa City Hall, 2nd Floor Billings Room, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, ON

 

Come join us in the Billings Room on the 2nd floor of Ottawa City Hall from 6-8pm on April 27th, 2017 for WISE Ottawa's 25th Anniversary Annual General Meeting.

Help WISE celebrate 25 years of service in Ottawa from 1992-2017!

Keynote Speakers:

Kelly McGahey, Senior Manager, Stakeholder Relations from Hire Immigrants Ottawa (http://www.hireimmigrantsottawa.ca/)
Topic: Diversity, inclusion and Feeling Safe at Work.

Martine Dore, Program Manager from Chrysalis House (https://www.wocrc.ca/violence-against-women/chrysalis-house)
Topic: WISE's Impact on the Community

Entertainer and Guest Speaker:
Abel Maxwell, Humanitarian and Author on Women Empowerment and Violence Against Women (http://www.abelmaxwell.ca/)

Additional features of the evening include:
Tribute to WISE volunteers
Tribute to outgoing WISE board members
Election of a new slate of Directors for WISE.

Former board members and staff, volunteers, partners, supporters and stakeholders are all invited.

We are excited to have you join us for this special occasion! See you there!