Join Us for the 11th Annual Celebration of Appalachian Women!
The Harlan County Domestic Violence Council and Cumberland Valley Domestic Violence Service are pleased to announce the 11th Annual – Believing in Ourselves: A Celebration of Appalachian Women Conference—a fun-filled, educational self-esteem summit, a day of workshops of interest to women. The conference will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 10:00am-3:00pm at the Harlan Center.
The day will begin with registration and welcome by the Harlan County Domestic Violence Council members. Immediately following registration, participants will break into their individual workshops. Each workshop will consist of a 55 minute session. At 12:15pm, we will come together as a group for a catered lunch (provided at no cost to participants). During lunch, an award will be presented to the Outstanding Appalachian Woman of 2018, a woman who epitomizes the spirit of the Appalachian woman through service to her community and family. To nominate someone for this award, click here to download the nomination form. Nominations will be accepted until August 10, 2018.
This event is open to all women and girls of Harlan County over 13 years old. There is a $7.00 registration fee to attend, and pre-registration is required. The first 125 pre-registered participants will receive a free tote bag filled with cosmetic goodies.
Don’t miss this opportunity to network with other women for a day of celebrating who we are and who we are capable of becoming.
Register now! Click here to download the registration form. Complete the registration form and return with $7.00 registration fee to: HCDVC, PO Box 1672 Harlan, KY 40831 or by calling 606/392-1129 or to our official registration station: Ally Kats Hair Shack on Eula Gray Street or The Harlan Center on Main Street. Registrations will be accepted until Noon, Tuesday August 7th.
Please do not bring small children; there is no child care available on site.