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Appetizers & Networking with guest speaker Judy Darcy

September 25, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$40

Women of New West 

Tuesday, September 25th at Inn at the Quay 7-9pm

Appetizers & Networking with  guest speaker Judy Darcy Minister of Mental Health & Addictions

Judy Darcy has been a lifelong feminist and activist, leading successful campaigns for equal pay, childcare, seniors’ care & clean water.

The only woman to lead a national union in Canada. She has been a leader in breaking down barriers for women 

Judy Darcy was elected MLA for New Westminster in 2013 and re-elected in 2017. On July 18, 2017, she was appointed by Premier Horgan to serve as BC’s first – and Canada’s first – Minister for Mental Health and Addictions. 

Born in Denmark, Minister Darcy’s family immigrated to Canada and shared many of the challenges that new Canadians face. She is married to human rights and labor lawyer Gary Caroline and has an adult son. She enjoys the Royal City Farmers’ Market, devouring good novels, hiking, kayaking, and watching the ever-changing activity and light on the Fraser River from her windows.

Details

Date:
September 25, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$40
Website:
http://newwestchamber.wildapricot.org/event-2919881

Organizer

New West Chamber of Commerce
Phone:
604-521-7781
Email:
lizz@newwestchamber.com
Website:
http://newwestchamber.wildapricot.org/

Venue

Inn at the Quay
900 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC V3M 6G1 Canada
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Phone:
604-520-1776
Website:
https://www.innatwestminsterquay.com/