Category: Upcoming Events

APRIL “Dolores” (Huerta) Streaming on PBS

  http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/films/dolores-huerta/ Dolores Huerta. She is among the most important, yet least known, activists in U.S. history. An equal partner in co-founding the first farm workers unions with Cesar Chavez, her enormous contributions have gone largely unrecognized. At age 87, Dolores Huerta continues to advocate for social justice. From filmmaker Peter Bratt, comes an intimate and powerful film […]

APRIL 23 Courageous Conversations “Nevertheless, She Persisted”

TOPIC   “Nevertheless, She Persisted” 5:30 to 7 April 23 Merrill Community Center 1428 Wisconsin Ave, Beloit, WI 53511 Three local women will discuss their own history of persisting in the struggles to make a difference in our community.   Wanda Sloan, Eunicestene Glas, Ruth Kolpak.  Please bring your own experiences of persistence for our discussion. https://www.google.com/maps/dir//Merrill+Community+Center+1428+Wisconsin+Avenue/@42.5912397,-89.1383474,11z/data=!4m8!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x8808a0d1a3461711:0xfa2ef07bac2ba32e!2m2!1d-89.0244767!2d42.5155855 […]

APRIL 23 The Opioid Epidemic: A Community Panel and Health Fair

The Opioid Epidemic: A Community Panel and Health Fair Date: Monday, April 23rd, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes Location: Moore Lounge Beloit College Campus, Beloit, WI Sponsored by: BPHI Contact: Gillian McCormick, Rongal Watson (Advisor), mccormickgc@beloit.edu, nikorar@beloit.edu, 608-363-2394 The opioid epidemic is one of the most significant public health crises facing the U.S. today. The Beloit […]

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