Women Veterans Empowered & Thriving Opening Ceremony and Ritual Storytelling

On 1/21/2023 Women Veterans Empowered & Thriving will host a ceremony and storytelling from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST in Bethlehem, PA. For more information contact [email protected] 


Women Veterans Empowered & Thriving Opening Ceremony and Ritual Storytelling

Saturday, January 21st, 2023, 2-4pm

25 W 3rd St, Bethlehem, PA 18015


In celebration of the “We are Empowered: Women Veterans Art Exhibit” opening at the Banana Factory in Bethlehem, PA. Women Veterans Empowered & Thriving will host an afternoon of storytelling, networking and community gathering on Jan.21st from 2-4pm. Meet the women veteran artists featured in the art exhibit and experience the ritual of storytelling performances. Witness the stories of struggle and triumph! Experience the courage of women veterans. Build a bridge of connection with the people in your community. Light refreshments will be served and local organizations will be available for networking and resources.


2-2:15pm - Network, Mingle, & Look at Art

2:15-2:30pm - Presenting: “Who Were We in the military?” 

2:30-2:45pm - Network, Mingle, & Look at Art.

2:45-3pm - Presenting: “Surviving” 

3-3:15pm - Community Reflections: Q&A 

3:15-3:30pm - Network, Mingle, & Look at Art.

3:30-3:45pm - Presenting: “We Are Empowered” 

3:45-4pm - Closing Reflections, Q&A, network, leave.


If you are unable to join us for this Opening Ceremony please save the date and join us for the Closing Reception on Saturday, March 18th 2-4pm.


January 21, 2023 at 2:00pm - 4pm
Jenny Pacanowski ·