2018 Twin Ports Women's March

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January 20, 2018

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Starting: Building for Women, 32 E 1st St, Duluth, MN 55802

Ending: Duluth City Hall, 411 W 1st St, Duluth, MN 55802

 

Joining together once again to resist, persist, and INSIST that we are still here, fighting for peace, justice, and equality against systems of oppression. 

Meet at 11 a.m. at the Building for Women. We will march along 1st St. to the Duluth City Hall for a program of speakers featuring Andrea Crouse, emcee Jackie Halberg, Terresa Hardaway, Mayor Emily Larson, LeAnn Littlewolf, Arshia Khan, Marisa Ring, and Superior City Councilor Jenny van Sickle. Music by Lyz Jaakola and the Oshkii Giizhik singers and Sara Thomsen; spoken word poetry by Mizjanetta Paul, ARE. 

There will be an ASL interpreter for the program portions of the March. 

All are welcome.We are committed to an inclusive, accessible, family-friendly, and peaceful, non-violent march. Please be mindful in your chants and signs.  


After the March, join any of our business supporters below for the following specials offers to Marchers with selfie proof: 

  • Blacklist Brewery (growler refill and koozie) ... 120 E Superior St, Duluth

  • BLUSH (½ wine and $3 taps to Marchers) ... 18 N 1st Ave W, Duluth

  • Sir Ben’s Tavern on the Lake ($2 pints) ... 805 E Superior St, Duluth

  • Snooty Fox Tea Shop (drink size upgrade) ... 1831 E 8th St Unit G103, Duluth

  • Yarn Harbor (20% discount with the secret word… persistence) ... 4629 E Superior St, Duluth


We are grateful for the support of our community co-sponsors and inspired by their commitment to Civil engagement and the empowerment of our Community's Shared and Diverse HUmanity.