women filmmakers of the pacific northwest

Women Filmmakers of the Pacific Northwest

We started planning for Women’s History Month 2020 in September 2019: researching our presentation, “Women Filmmakers of the Pacific Northwest,” grant-writing, marketing, contacting schools, libraries and public places, and rehearsing. By February we had our schedule set up to show WFPNW at nine locations in and around Lane County. We made it to five. In …

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the corona virus outbreak

The Coronavirus Outbreak

During the Coronavirus Outbreak, Girls’ Voices Matter has compiled a list of creative activities designed with teen girls in mind.   We are happy to announce our first online class, Digital Photography 101! This is a FREE beginning-intermediate, 5-lesson video class. Because of the coronavirus outbreak, we’re bringing quality online content to our community. Online …

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Girls Design and Play Their Own Video Games

Girls Design and Play Their Own Video Games

We had fun and learned some of the basics of computer commands during Scratch Programming for Girls on February 20, 2020 at Ophelia’s Place. Students created their own “chase” games using the free program Scratch. Choosing from motion, looks, sound, backdrops and more, students used their imaginations and creativity to animate characters that ranged from …

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Girls’ Voices Matter receives Oregon Cultural Trust Grant

I’m very happy to report that Girls’ Voices Matter has received a grant from the Oregon Cultural Trust! The grant will help us bring our program, “Women Filmmakers of the Pacific Northwest,” to libraries and other public spaces around Lane County. Here’s our schedule so far: Monday, March 2, 4:30-5:00 – Ophelia’s Place, Eugene Tuesday, …

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values

VALUES

At Girls’ Voices Matter, our core values reflect our beliefs in the potential of every girl. We celebrate and respect teen girls. We understand their need for acceptance and their growing independence. Every teen girl needs encouragement to take on new challenges, handle stress, set goals, and develop a healthy sense of self. CORE VALUES: Teamwork. …

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