A local coalition focusing on black women’s issues is hosting a free discussion event Oct. 26 in Wichita.
Black Women Empowered III runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Grant Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2750 N. Hillside. Facilitator-led discussion topics include spiritual, physical and mental issues affecting black women. A group dialogue will follow. Participants are asked to bring their favorite comfort food to share.
The event, organized by Black Women Empowered in Wichita, is open to females ages 14 and older. Men are invited to join from 12:30-1:30 p.m. for a lunchtime presentation.
Registration starts at 8:15 a.m. at the door. Call Mary Dean at 316-371-2253 or Shirley Benton Kelley at 316-806-2968 for more information.