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 made by Sue’s Flowers .

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 “BE BOLD FOR CHANGE.”  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 at the Marmora Historical Foundation, 10:30 am.  Everyone is welcome.  Come enjoy  coffee and cookies and conversation.  Be sure to check out their displays.

March 04th – 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.  We not only honour this year’s global theme as we come together but today in Marmora we have decided to take the celebration to include WOMEN JUST WANNA HAVE FUN.

March 05th – FREE Essential Oils workshop facilitated by Michelle LeRoy of Young Living Oils at the William Shannon Room.  Feelings Kit…Inner Child Journey.  1pm -3pm.

March 07thFREE “Celebrating the Crone” for women only!  Join Mindful Journey as we look at the beautiful and inspiring wisdom of the female elders through ritual, meditation, laughter and of course a cup of tea.  7pm -8:30 pm.

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

March 1st -8th – The Cutting Corner located at 7 Main Street, Marmora  will be offering 20% off all Purses, Scarves, and jewellery.  As well, there is an exclusive offer for our fellow business women in the community offering them 10% off any service.( This promotion is for women entrepreneurs in the community only) if they have a store front, work from a home based business, sell Avon, pampered chef, realestate, exercise classes..etc these are all women who are in some way or another being an entrepreneur. We would like to show our appreciation to them by giving back a little with a discounted service.

For more information contact:

Brittany Robson, The Cutting Corner , 7 Main St. Marmora, Ont. 613-472-2791