By Selena Stevens
Reflects" will include readings by regional authors
and poets, along with speeches by Central Kentucky
academic and civic leaders and mustical performances
by several local artists.
2, 2001 (Lexington, Ky.) -- The
University of Kentucky Women's Studies Program will
help sponsor "America Reflects" from 7 p.m. until
1 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2001, at Mia's Restaurant,
will include readings by regional authors and poets,
along with speeches by Central Kentucky academic and
civic leaders and musical performances by several
local artists. Proceeds from a raffle and partial
proceeds from food sales during the evening will be
donated to the American Red Cross humanitarian relief
the uniforms of firefighters, police officers and
other disaster workers, and hand-made flags, quilts,
paintings, sculptures and photographs illustrating
the global spirit of peace, unity and democracy will
be on display.
and performers for the event will include members
of the Amnesty International and PEACE Organization,
the Student Muslim Organization and Jan Oaks of UK
Reflects" also is sponsored by The Working Class Kitchen
Inc., Canoe Kentucky, CD Central, Cookies By Design,
Drag Strip Grooming, Everybody's Natural Foods, Fazoli's
Restaurant, Garrett's Orchard, Hands On Originals,
Hemp Universe, Jimmy John's, Joe Bologna's, Laser
Quest, the Lexington Humane Society, Lexington Rocks,
Mad Mushroom, Mia's Restaurant, Paisley Peacock, Pizza
Magia, Tally Ho Restaurant, Ramsey's restaurant, The
Wheel, Wishing Chair, the Zebra, and Zing.
is funded by the Kentucky Foundation for Women.