When

Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM EST
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Where

New York State 
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Contact

Laura Lecour 
Rural & Migrant Ministry, Inc. 
845-485-8627 
rmmllecour@gmail.com 
 

RURAL WOMEN ASSEMBLIES & NETWORK    RED Y ASAMBLEA de MUJERES RURALES 

Please join us for one of our three Statewide Rural Women Assemblies in Poughkeepsie (Hudson Valley), Riverhead (Long Island), or Lyons (Western New York)!

Saturday, December 7

Registration begins at 8:30 am/Registracion empieza a las 8:30am

Liturgia Rural Worker Education Center 9 Phelps St, Lyons, NY

Amandla Rural Worker Education Center, 573 Roanoke Ave, Riverhead, NY

Environmental Center Vassar Barm, 55 Vassar Lane, Poughkeepsie, NY

Keynote Speakers/Oradores Principales

Eve Marie Smith – Activist (Poughkeepsie)

Librada Paz - Activist (Riverhead)

Annette Jimenez Gleason - Activist (Lyons)

Presenters/ Presentadores

Sonia Singh - Foodchain Workers, Sandy Sanchez- Pathstone Corporation, Tara Thibault-Edmonds -Education, Legal Services of the Hudson Valley, Blanca Garcia - REVIVE, Irma Solis - NYCLU, Dulce Rojas - SEPA Mujer, Monica DeArreola -Mujeres de Esperanza, Julia Chachere - Peconic Bay Medical

Workshops/Talleres

* Tell Your Story/Cuente Su Historia  * Farm-to-Table/De la Granja a La Mesa *Unions 101/Sindicatos 101 * How to Can Your Own Vegetables/Como Enlatar Su Propia Cosecha  *Racism Among African Americans & Latinos/El Racismo entre los Latinos y los Africanos/Americanos  *Domestic Violence/La Violencia Domestica *Immigration/Inmigracion *Financial Literacy/La Educacion Financiera *Activism, Leadership & Solidarity/Activismo, Liderazco y SOlidaridad * Depression & Homesickness/La Depression y La Nostalgia *Women's Health/La Salud de la Mujer *Emotional & Personal Perseverance/Perseverancia Emocional y Personal    * Why the CENSUS Matters /La Importancia del CENSO and more/y mas...                                                                                                                                                    Enjoyment/ Tiempo de Disfrutar 

* Massage/Masaje * Manicures/Manicura * Make-Up/Maquillaje * Zumba    * Crafts/Artesanias * Dance/Baile * Song/Cancion and more/y mas...

Marketplace & Resource Fair

Merchants and not-for-profit organizations will be able to reach the attendees and their allies at the Marketplace. Bring brochures, set-up one-on-one appointments, meet rural, migrant, & underserved women from throughout NYS.  Please reserve your table on the Registration Form ($100). 

Representatives from Legal Services of the Hudson Valley will be offering free legal advice during breakout sessions. Please sign up. We will also have a table with Census information. 

Feria de Mercado y Recursos

Comerciantes y organizaciones sin ánimo de lucro, podran llegar a los asistentes y a sus aliados en el Mercado. Traiga panfletos, haga citas uno a uno, conozga mujeres rurales, migrantes y de pocos servicios a través de NYS.  Por favor reserve su mesa en la forma de Registración ($100).  

Servicios Legales del Valle de Hudson estaran ofreciendo aviso legal gratis, durante las sesiones de pausa. Por favor inscibase. Ademas, tendremos una mesa con informacion sobre el CENSO. 

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Simultaneous Interpretation and Educational Progam for children. Ask about Transportation and Scholarships (limited basis).

Interpretacion Simultanea proveida igual que Programs de Educacion para los ninos. Pregunte acerca de Tansporte & Becas (limitadas).

LOCAL CONTACTS/CONTACTOS LOCALES

Lyons, Western NY - Gabriela Quintanilla: 845-428-0359 

Riverhead, Long Island- Noemi Sanchez: 631-566-8257

Liberty, Sullivan County- Juanita Sarmiento: 203-583-9455 

Poughkeepsie, Hudson Valley- Sakima McClinton: 845-485-8627

Email Liz Grese at rmmgrese@gmail.com