According to it’s Facebook event, to honor sexual assault awareness month, EmPOWer gym in Lansing is “going teal” on Friday, April 5 by partnering with Go Teal, a movement that emphasizes the importance of sexual assault awareness, prevention, and response.
A team of trainers at emPOWer gym will instruct a free, one-hour empowerment workout class open to members and the public which aims to create awareness around the issue of sexual violence and build a community of support and resilience.
The empower class will take place from 6-7PM.
After the empowerment workshop, the event will be moving the event next door to Strange Matter Coffee for the “open mic” portion of the night from 7-9PM where the Go Teal team and other members of the community will be able to speak about their involvement in sexual assault awareness, provide resources to survivors, recite a poem about sexual assault awareness, or speak about their experiences.
Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A094EAFAE2DA5FA7-round