A group of Portuguese women are celebrating the International Women’s Day. The event sponsored by Casa dos Açores da Nova Inglaterra, takes place on March 25, at 7:00pm, 160 Orchard Street, East Providence, Rhode Island. A panel of invited speakers includes, Dr. Valquiria Ribeiro, Dr. Irene Amaral and Avadora de Sousa.
The International Women’s Day has been observed annually on March 8, since the early 1900’s. Thousands of events are held throughout the world to inspire women and celebrate their achievements. Each year more than 1,000 International Women’s Day events are promoted worldwide by corporations, women’s groups, schools, governments, charities and individuals. For more information.