Grade School to Grannies: The Importance of Women’s and Girls’ Participation in Sports across the Life Span

June 4, 2013


Time: 9:45 a.m.

Location: Cannon Caucus Room, Capitol Hill


Celebrate Title IX with AAUW, the Fabulous 70s, and the WNBA’s Washington Mystics!



• Washington, D.C., public school students learning basketball skills from WNBA players
Congressional staffers in a basketball shoot-out
• The Fabulous 70s, a Senior Olympics gold-medal-winning women’s basketball team, and a preview of their film, Granny’s Got Game


9:45 a.m. Basketball Clinic

With D.C. public school students
and the WNBA’s Washington Mystics

10:30 a.m. Speakers

Linda Hallman, AAUW executive director
Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY)
Angela Gorsica Alford, director, Granny’s Got Game

Program will be immediately followed by a basketball shoot-out with members and staffers!