CONTACT: MARY ABBOUD-KAMPS
100 Old Public Library
(319) 384-0058; fax (319) 384-0024
CONTACT: LINDA KROON
Women's Resource and Action Center
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Oct. 26, 1999
Womens Center offers annual Halloween Coffeehouse
IOWA CITY, Iowa Special Halloween food, costume
contest, "open mike" and performances by local musicians are planned
for the University of Iowa Womens Resource and Action Centers
annual Halloween Coffeehouse set for Friday, Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. at 10 S.
Two UI students, local musician Betsy Siefert and
local writer Liz Rolfsmeier, will perform songs and read poetry and prose.
The Coffeehouse audience and committee members will
choose the winner and prize of the Halloween Costume contest.
"We want everyone to have a great time eating
orange and black food, enjoying the performers, and showing off their costuming
creativity," says Coffeehouse co-organizer Suzi Steffen.
The Coffeehouse will also feature its traditional
"open mike"; women are welcome to read, perform, sing, dance or
The Coffeehouse is free, but donations will be requested
at the door. To sign up for "open mike" or for more information,
please call the Womens Center at 335-1486.