Sat, Oct 12|
613 E 50th St
More Than Enough: A Gathering for Mamas
Join Sista Afya for a special event that honors and supports the mental wellness of Black Mamas. Dorothy Bowser will lead a creative affirming experience to activate your inner power and Kwyn Riley will perform art that centers the experiences of Black mamas.
Time & Location
Oct 12, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
613 E 50th St, 613 E 50th St, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
About The Event
Join Sista Afya for a special event that honors and supports the mental wellness of Black Mamas. Dorothy Marie will lead a creative affirming experience to activate your inner power and poetry artist, Kwyn Riley will perform art that centers the experiences of Black mamas.
If you are a new mom, soon-to-be mom, mom whose experienced loss, or a mom caring for children, this experience is for you!
Childcare and refreshments will be provided. Giveaways will also be given from Sista Afya and Dorothy Marie.
About Dorothy Marie: Dorothy is a new mother and capacity coach that guides people to live their best, self-determined and purposeful lives. She helps people dismiss the status quo and external pressures about what people “should do” to find the authentic purpose, passion and desires that will fuel their transformation.
About Kwyn: Kwyn Townsend Riley “Kwynology” is a poet, speaker, and blogger from the Southside of Chicago. She has been writing for as long as she could remember, first performed on the mic in high school and has been in love ever since. Her writing helps others heal as well as herself. As a black womyn, she has experienced many poems to preach on ; racism, racialzied violence, womanism, gentrification and womanhood. She has performed all across the world from Germany to California. She has completed university tours through out the Midwest and in Chicago she has performed for SoFar Chicago, the #LetUsBreatheCollective and many more.Kwyn is an author of two books “And She Wrote” and “and She Will”.
Free Admission - 1 per person
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