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Event 24 February: "Our girls, Our bodies, Our selves"
Added on Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Melinda Tankard Reist and Julie Gale, contributors to Getting Real, will be speaking at Barefoot magazine's "Our girls, Our bodies, Our selves" event on Wednesday 24 February at 7.30pm. Jane Hardwicke Collings, independent midwife and workshop facilitator, will also be speaking.

The event will discuss body image and sexualisation for women and girls; pop culture, social pressure and other influences, and related issues like rites of passage and self-worth.

Wednesday 24 February, 7.30pm
Eltham Community and Reception Centre
801 Main Rd, Eltham Victoria 3095 Melways 21 J5
$15/$10 concession, includes a light supper.

RSVP by 18th Feb to Charlotte Young 0417 509 756/9722 2525 or


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