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Celebrate Us

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Our Worth of Celebration moments for April 2015

2015-02-23 09:39:32Our Worthy of Celebration moments for March 2015        

Calendar of Events

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Women’s Health: Why Gender Matters @ WJCT
Jun 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Sisisky-Kleppinger Inaugural Lecture on Women’s Health:  Why Gender Matters

Cocktail reception from 5-6 pm followed by opening remarks and lecture by Marjorie Jenkins, MD, FACP.


2015 Women, Words & Wisdom Speaker Event: Amy Ziering @ Schultz Center
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm

The Women’s Center of Jacksonville invites you to our 2015 Women, Words & Wisdom Speaker Event.  In honor of our 20th Anniversary Legacy Year, we are featuring one very special speaker who will challenge, inform and inspire you; and, we will be recognizing 20 “Unsung Sheroes and Hero” who have made a significant impact to improve the lives of women in our community.

Girls’ Day Out: Good For You @ Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Aug 15 @ 7:30 am – 3:45 pm

Take time to reconnect with all that’s good for you.

Join us for an uplifting day of health and wellness.

Be inspired by health experts. Be smart with free screenings. Be pampered with a lovely gift bag. Be nourished with fresh food and the spirit of women.


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Laura LandollCSW, Advanced Sommelier, CMS, Sales Manager, Grand Cru Wine Company & Adjunct Professor at Cincinnati State
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2015-03-12 09:09:47

Spotlight:  Ava Parker

Interview with the new president of Palm Beach State College
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