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WRAC slates mind and body workshops for women during March

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Women's Resource and Action Center at the University of Iowa is celebrating International Women's Month during March by conducting two mind and body workshops for women Saturday, March 8, from 9:45 a.m. to noon in the Lucas Dodge Room at the Iowa Memorial Union.

The sessions are free and open to the public, although donations are welcome. Participants are asked to wear loose clothing and to bring a mat or pillow.

The first session, from 10 to 11 a.m., will focus on the "Feldenkries Technique" for stretching and movement. The second session will deal with the topic of "Women and Body Image."

The workshops are co-sponsored by the Emma Goldman Clinic and Planned Parenthood of Greater Iowa. For more information, contact Asmita M.J. at WRAC, phone (319) 335-1486.