Nutrition Education Conference on April 12 -
13 at Oaks Hotel. Only $15.00. Ten outstanding speakers. May prolong your life. Phone Dr.
Ruth Yale Long 665-2946.
Wanted: woman to share 3 bedroom, 2 bath
house in Memorial. 464-0064.
Heights: duplex for rent. Unique 2 bedroom
$350 plus utilities. Selective Enterprises.
Tired of the Good Ole Boys' Top 40? Seek out
the independent Women's Music network!
Discover Cris Williamson's magical ballads
Margie Adam's evocative piano, Alive!'s energizing jazz, Sirani Avedis' radical rock, and lots
more. Available in Houston: B.D. & Daughter,
The Bookstore, Wilde 'N' Stein, Prairie Fire,
and Cactus Records. In Huntsvil/e: Evolution Records. In Galveston: My Sisters. Distributed by Pokey Anderson, WomanSound
Manufacturers representatives needed, Sensitivity architectural products/interior furnishings
required. Own hours/ commission/ will train/
immediate customers. 664-7587.
For Interior Painting or Wallpapering, call
Lee-Cher Distinctive Wallcovering, 466-3997 or
932-6348 after 4:30. References.
The seventh National Women's Music Festival
will take place May 29 through June 1 near
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. Thirteen performers are featured, among them Holly Near, Meg
Christian, Alive!, Robin Tyler and Teresa Trull.
Daily workshops will cover everything from
instrument repair to innovative approaches in
teaching, from production to promotion.
Concerts, workshops, feminist films, and jam
sessions are highlights of the festival. Further
information will be featured in Breakthrough
in future issues.
Wanted: Painters for apartment painting. Commission. Sheetrockers or women interested in
learning. Call Total Home Services 497-6371.
I wo training institutes in national political
campaign techniques-one for women judicial
candidates the weekend of April 11-13; and one
for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific and Native
American women the weekend of April 18-20
-will be held at the TWA/Breech Training
Academy, Overland Park, Kansas. The newly-
formed National Association of Women Judges
is cooperating with the National Women's Education Fund (NWEF) in the first training institute. The second institute is being planned by
Colorado State Senator Polly Baca Barragan
and Tennessee State Rep. Lois DeBerry, chair
of the National Association of Black Women
"Both institutes are a part of the NWEF
continuing political skills training program for
women, emphasizing the unique aspects of
women's candidacies as well as those techniques
basic to every campaign," NWEF Executive Director Rosalie Whelan said. "They are open to
women who expect to participate in political
campaigns as candidates, campaign managers or
responsible staff members. Institutes are presented by national and regional campaign experts, including women who, themselves, have
run for public office."
A $100 fee covers room, board, tuition, and
materials for each institute. A limited amount
of financial aid is available, on basis of need.
Applications for registration, limited by space
available, can be obtained from NWEF, 1410 Q
Street, NW, Washington DC 20009.
A Women's Yellow Pages is in the making and
will be published by September 1,1980.
It will include listings of women-owned and
operated businesses (at least 50 percent ownership by women).
This directory is for all of us who freelance
our favorite hobbies too.
The format will vary from pictorial graphics
to paragraphed descriptions of your service or
Sheddan and Friends is a freelance graphics
business and is undertaking this project. Please
make inquiries by phone or mail to: Sheddan
and Friends, 2400 McCue No. 103 Houston TX
77056. Phone 871-1801 from 7 a.m. - 8 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. -11 p.m.
Hairdressers-Successful salon in southwest area
finds expansion necessary. We need experienced
hairdressers and offer paid vacation, high commissions, educational assistance, and salon support. 789-9945, opportunity unlimited.
Holly Gearhart Photography, a woman owned
and operated business filling your political,
commercial, publicity, and insurance photographic needs. 713-528-6958 24 hrs. a day/7
days a week.
The Women's Institute for Freedom of the
Press has released the 1980 Index/Directory of
Women's Media listing women's periodicals,
presses, publishers, news services, columns,
regular radio and TV programs, and media
collectives and companies in film, video and
cable, music, art/graphics/theater, and multimedia .There is a section on individual media
women and media-concerned women-women
who are building a supportive communications
Included with the Directory is an annotated
Index of women's media research and activities
-over 100 different categories-from the massive wealth of information found in the pages
of the monthly Media Report to Women. This
index would be particularly useful to those doing research or delivering talks on any aspect of
women's communications and mass media. The
Index/Directory of Women's Media is available
for $8 from the Women's Institute for Freedom
of the Press, 3306 Ross Place, NW, Washington,
DC 20008 (202) 966-7783.
Women Hold Up Half the Sky in China. Read
about it in Women of China, an attractive illustrated monthly magazine, including reports on
women in science and industry, women in the
arts, women's role in Chinese history, and many
other topics. $5.00 a year (12 issues). Subscribe
from Prairie Fire Bookstore, 3221 Main St.
Houston TX 77002.
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