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Free Zumba Class

Fairview Rec Center 1121 E 10th Ave, Anchorage, AK

In honor of International Women's Day and Women's History Month, come and join YWCA Alaska and Alaska Literacy Program for free Zumba classes taught by Etevise MacDonald. We hope to see you there! 

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Community Conversation: Anti-Blackness and Colorism  

Community Conversation: Anti-Blackness and Colorism As a variety of racial justice issues demand our attention, broader movements have shown that “racism” as a term cannot sufficiently describe the different types of discrimination and dehumanization that people of color face. In this conversation, we explore the terms “anti-Blackness” and “colorism” to better understand what these words… Continue Reading Community Conversation: Anti-Blackness and Colorism  

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Microaggression Workshop

Microaggression Workshop: Exploring the impact of everyday slights and insults: Microaggressions in the workplace and classroom

Free Zumba Class

Fairview Rec Center 1121 E 10th Ave, Anchorage, AK

In honor of International Women's Day and Women's History Month, come and join YWCA Alaska and Alaska Literacy Program for free Zumba classes taught by Etevise MacDonald. We hope to see you there! 

Free

Boss Babe: Women in Business

Anchorage Museum 625 C Street, Anchorage, AK

YWCA Alaska and the Anchorage Museum paired up to bring you Boss Babes: Women in Business. Come learn from local business leaders as they share their tips, tricks and lessons they've learned along the way as they start and grow businesses right here in Anchorage. In these odd and uncertain times, there's actually been an… Continue Reading Boss Babe: Women in Business

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Summer Strong & Ski Babes Live Workout

The Nave 3502 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK

This will be a 45 minute long, all-levels workout. What to bring: Wear supportive footwear & bring a water bottle Bring the Mind & Mountain Training toy package if you have it, if you don't - no worries! Bring trekking poles if you might need extra support and stability Covid information: Space is limited so… Continue Reading Summer Strong & Ski Babes Live Workout

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All Ages Self Defense Class

The Nave 3502 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK

YWCA Alaska and Shirl Baumgardner welcome all women, girls (ages 12+), trans women and nonbinary people to this fun and informative class! We hope to see you there! Be sure to wear comfy clothes. If you have a yoga mat, please bring it (though it is not necessary to participate). We'll be doing some ground… Continue Reading All Ages Self Defense Class

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Accomplishments at Home: Fireside Chat

The Nave 3502 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK

We're so excited to bring you this interactive panel discussion on the role of women in the home, in society, and gender stereotypes at large. We'll watch a 20-minute film which addresses a number of these issues, and then discuss it with community leaders. Join Michael Fredericks: President of Salt, community leader, advocate, and all-around… Continue Reading Accomplishments at Home: Fireside Chat

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Beat the Bias: LGBTQ+ Conversations

The Nave 3502 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK

YWCA Alaska is proud to partner with Choosing Our Roots to bring you this event discussing trans women, LGBTQ+ people and nonbinary people. This will be a safe space and a community-building, inclusive environment to talk about impactful issues. Thanks to the generosity of Anchorage Museum, this will be a hybrid event. If you can't… Continue Reading Beat the Bias: LGBTQ+ Conversations

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The Power to Empower: Pop Up Shop

The Nave 3502 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK

This First Friday, come and check out emerging artists, crafters and bakers at The Power to Empower Pop Up Shop. We've got lots of amazing vendors and many, many door prizes. Enjoy some live music and check out some art to support YWCA Alaska's mission to empower women and eliminate racism. Covid information: The number… Continue Reading The Power to Empower: Pop Up Shop

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Implicit Bias Workshop Dates

Implicit Bias Workshop: Exploring Implicit Bias: Identifying and Navigating Unconscious Judgements

Anti-Racism & Whiteness Workshop

Anti-Racism & Whiteness Workshop: Develop foundation for anti-racism work and begin to learn methods to actively practice anti-racism