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30 May 2022 - 10:37pm

GWNZ Centenary Celebration - a day for members

Time
11.00 am

Date
18 June 2022

Price
No charge

Venue
Robertson Room, St Peters Anglican Church, 11 Killarney St, Takapuna, North Shore

17th to 18th June 2022 is the long awaited GWNZ Centenary Celebration hosted by Graduate Women North Shore (GWNS). GWNZ has been ‘empowering women and girls through education’ since 1921.  The weekend is designed to “Look back and Look forward.”

There are two main events: Firstly, Join GWNS and their North Shore community on Friday 17th June for drinks and nibbles; and three women leaders reflecting on “Breaking barriers: Looking back – Looking forward”. For details see the Flyer for this event and RSVP by 10 June to northshore@gwnz.org.nz.

Secondly, Saturday offers a range of events for members such as a breakfast at a local café, facilitated workshops for the branches/Independent Members to share their insights for  ‘Looking back and Looking forward’, hearing from the awardees for the GWNZ/GW Fiji Pacific Scholarship, and finishing up with the centenary dinner overlooking Takapuna Beach. For details see the full programme and RSVP to your branch President or Independent Member convenor. Thank you GWNS, and Lorelle George (President) for the hours of work in making this happen. Members, please join us for this celebration of GWNZ working for women and girls for over 100 years.