In our Girls’ Empowerment Movement (GEM) program, girls aged 10 to 13 explore themes related to friendships, identity, self-expression, growing bodies & changing feelings, and personal power.

Through a series of six workshops, girls engage in art, games, activities, and discussion, supported by guest facilitators who come to share their skills and knowledge.

The girls are encouraged to express themselves through a variety of media in whatever way feels right to them, culminating in a sharing of their experiences with their families on the final day.

Cost: $30 for the whole program. Registration required. Subsidies available to those in need, please inquire.

Fall 2017: Kaslo, BC

Saturdays: October 14 to November 18

Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm. Lunch provided.

REGISTRATION: Click here to download form: Kaslo Fall 2017 GEM Registration Form

Winter 2018: Nelson, BC

Saturdays: February 3 to March 10

Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm. Lunch provided.

REGISTRATION: Click here to download form: Nelson Winter 2018 GEM Registration Form

For more information, email Raina Gardner at gem@nelsonwomenscentre.com or call 250-352-9949

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