The Cambridge Commission on the Status of Women (CCSW) is a City department whose purpose is to ensure women and girls equal economic, social, political, and educational opportunities throughout the city.

Upcoming Events

June 19 The Brass Sisters: America’s Favorite Home Bakers

7–8:30pm   344 Broadway, Community Room
Come hear Marilynn and Sheila Brass discuss their adventures, winding career paths, and escapades that led them to being cookbook authors and television baking celebrities. Free—refreshments provided!
(This is a joint Women+Words!, Women in Cambridge, and Cambridge Women’s Heritage Project event)

June 28 A Panel Discussion on the New Massachusetts Equal Pay Law

6–8pm   Cambridge Rindge & Latin High School, Dr. Henrietta S. Attles Room, 459 Broadway
This event is for employers and employees who wish to gain a better understanding of the new MA Equal Pay Law and how to prepare for the rollout in July 2018. There will be a 45 minute panel discussion followed by a question & answer session. Register Today!

July 27 She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, documentary screening and discussion with director Mary Dore

6:30pm   Cambridge Main Library, 449 Broadway
This film resurrects the buried history of the outrageous, often brilliant women who founded the modern women’s movement from 1966 to 1971. The film recounts the stories of women who fought for their own equality, and in the process created a world-wide revolution.

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