[This event includes complimentary childcare. See details below!]
The Riveter is a national community dedicated to making equity of opportunity for women a reality. We are done waiting. Throughout 2020, we will be gathering with amazing womxn leaders and allies for inspiration, activism, and opportunities to build and use our power together: to create the future we want. Join us for a screening of the powerful film Knock Down the House that follows four women who decide to run for office in 2018 against all odds. At a moment of historic volatility in American politics, these women set themselves on a journey that changed their lives and country forever.
Following the film we will hear from a panel of women and allies who hold, run, or support others in running for office, including:
- Seattle City Councilmember, Lorena Gonzalez
- Washington State Senator Mona Das
- Washington State Senator Joe Nguyen
- Lydia Lippold-Gelb, Community Organizer with VoteRunLead
- 6:00PM - Entry Begins
- 6:20PM - Film Starts
- 8:00PM - Q&A w/ Panel Discussion
- 8:30PM - End of Programming
We will be offering free on-site childcare at the Knock Down the House Screening + Panel courtesy of our friends at Nanno, the new on-demand childcare app. If you'd like to bring your kids and have them hang out with an amazing Nanno caregiver, click here to register -- or use discount code THERIVETER to save 20% and book your own Nanno caregiver at home the [day/night] of the event.