In 1893, New Zealand's women became the first in the world to win the right to vote, and from this Suffrage Day was born.
126 years later YWCA Hamilton is celebrating by hosting Political Speed Dating, an event where YOU can meet the women standing for local elections. The focus of the event is to give the Waikato community an opportunity to meet/ask questions and basically have a quick first date with the women candidates running for you local council.
Drinks and Nibbles from 5.30pm.
Dating starts at 6pm.
Disclaimer: We are hosting women candidates running for councils across the region. This event is specifically designed to uplift those candidates. We will tautoko other events that create space for every other candidate.