Monday, November 1, 2010

"Women in Wartime: Vivandieres and Land Girls" - November 11, 2010 - Vancouver BC

A special event for Remembrance Day in Vancouver, BC. with dance, song and historical talks.

"Women in Wartime: Vivandieres and Land Girls"

Remembrance Day, Thurs. 11th November, 2010 at 7:30 pm (doors at 7)

St James Community Square (3214 W 10th Ave at Trutch)

Through dance, music, and a literary/historical presentation, two significant groups of women will be highlighted: the vivandieres who brought supplies to 19th-century troops, and members of the Women's Land Army who provided agricultural labour during WW I and II while the men were away overseas.

Half of all proceeds will be donated to Doctors Without Borders.

For further info, please contact silkmothdance @ (Please remove the spaces before and after @ when e-mailing.)

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