International Women’s Week

womens day

The Municipality of Marmora and Lake have officially declared

March 1-8 

International Women’s Week…because one day is not enough!

During this week area women  will be promoting their businesses and services  with special offers, workshops, demonstrations and more. As well, local businesses will honour the women in their community by adorning their storefronts with beautiful purple and white bows.

Watch this page for details as events begin to unfold. How wonderful is this that the women of the community are coming together to strut their stuff?

This year’s International Women’s Day theme is “Press for Progress.”  What will you do to celebrate?


Be sure to watch for beautiful purple and white bows throughout the area as we show off the International Women Day colours.

Here is a sampling of what will be happening.  Be sure to check back as more events are posted:

March 01st – Ribbon cutting will be held at Caressant Care  located at 58 Bursthall Street, Marmora beginning at 10:30 am. Come join us as we share stories, laughs and celebrate the lives of all these beautiful women who have contributed to our community.

March 03rd – FREE admission and everyone is welcome.  Women in Wellness at the Marmora Community Centre, 11 am – 5pm.  Mini sessions, vendors, food and more!  Join Healing Circle Spiritual Growth Class in a community meditation.  Door prizes and guest speaker.

March 1st-8th– The Cutting Corner- 10% off all purses scarves and jewellery. 10% off for fellow female entrepreneurs on any service.

March 5th -FREE Healing Circle Meditation held at the William Shannon Room, 37 Forsyth Street, Marmora, 6:30 pm-8pm.  Join us for an evening of guided meditation and ceremony as we honour the Feminine Energy, followed by a time of fellowship. Facilitated by Rev. Janice Chrysler of Mindful Journey.

March 08th – Officially International Women’s Day, celebrated globally.  This year’s theme is Press for Progress.  What are you doing to change your life, the community, the world?

March 08th – Join Nicole Clemens at the William Shannon Room, 37 Forsyth Street, Marmora from 1 – 3 and learn about the amazing Avon business opportunities.

March 01st – 08thHome Sweet Home will be showcasing some new and amazing products. Be sure to stop by the store on Front Street and see for yourself. Check out Amy’s facebook page

March 01st – 8th – All you DIY women be sure to check out Possibilities.
They are  offering 15% off supplies – Fusion Mineral Paint and accessories, Muddaritaville stencils, IOD – Iron Orchid Designs transfers, yarns & needles and fabric.