Join us in celebrating Women’s History Month!

Girl Power Kick-off Party
Wednesday, March 6 | 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Building U, Room U111
Make an inspirational bracelet while enjoying music, activities and refreshments. Wear purple, green or white – the official colors of Women’s History Month.

Book Chat – “We Are Never Meeting in Real Life”
Tuesday, March 19 | Noon | Library Coffee Bar
Share your thoughts about Chicago author Samantha Irby’s collection of essays. Hard copies of the book as well as ebook and audio copies are available through the Library. Essays also will be posted on the Library’s Canvas page. The focus will be on the following essays:

  • “A Blues for Fred”
  • “A Total Attack of the Heart”
  • “I’m in Love and It’s Boring”
  • “Yo, I Need a Job”

Afternoon Tea Honoring Dr. Pamela J. Haney
Thursday, March 21 | 2:30 to 4 p.m. | Building F, John and Angeline Oremus Theater
Wear your best afternoon tea hat to celebrate Moraine Valley’s newest woman president. Enjoy tea, finger sandwiches and sweets. A brief program will feature a poetry reading and remarks. Reservations encouraged at

Take Back the Night Sexual Assault Awareness Walk
Tuesday, March 26 | Noon to 1 p.m. | Building U, Room U111
Co-sponsored by the Counseling and Career Development Center
Counselors will discuss their services and provide community resource information. Make rally posters and walk throughout campus to show your support of sexual assault victims.

Free and open to all. Sponsored by the Celebrating Diversity Committee.
Questions? Email Maria Elena Belmontez at

This event repeats on the following days: