On Thursday, March 31, Chilliwack Museum and Archives, and viaSport will be teaming up to celebrate women in sport!
As part of Chilliwack Museum and Archives' exhibit Game On! The Evolution of Sports in Chilliwack, the evening will explore the living history of women in sport through the past, present and looking towards the future. In partnership with Chilliwack Museum and Archives', viaSport will be wrapping up the #LevelTheField Gender Equity campaign by inviting four panelists to join the event in a discussion on the history, achievements and opportunity for women in sport in BC. Panelists have been selected from a variety of roles in the sport community, including administrators, coaches and athletes.
DATE: Thursday, March 31
TIME: 7:00 - 9:00 pm PT
COST: FREE - space is limited!
LOCATION: Chilliwack Musuem, 45820 Spadina Ave, Chilliwack, BC
- Lara Mussell Savage – #LevelTheField Ambassador and Manager of Sport Development and Competitions at Aboriginal Sport, Recreation and Physical Activity Partners Council
- Dr. Joanna Sheppard – Associate Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of the Fraser Valley
- Sherry Hunt – Sport Performance Coordinator, PacificSport Fraser Valley
- Dominique Falls – Regular Faculty, Douglas College Sport Science Department Dominique Falls, BSc, MA, PhD (ABD) & member of viaSport's Girls & Women (in sport) Advisory Group
#LevelTheField Gender Equity campaign
The first phase of the #LevelTheField campaign supports gender equity and the inclusion of girls and women in sport and physical activity in British Columbia.