Not My Burden, 2019. Titus Kaphar (American, b. 1976).
  • Not My Burden, 2019. Titus Kaphar (American, b. 1976).

Mothering During COVID

Saturday, December 11, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  
ThirdSpace Action Lab, 1464 E. 105th St., #302, Cleveland, OH 44106

Are you seeking a space of comfort and safety to discuss the challenges and complexities of being a mother? Join Habeebah Grimes (Positive Education Program), Marlene Morris (Birthing Beautiful Communities), and Joyce Huang (MidTown Cleveland) at ThirdSpace Action Lab for an afternoon of communal discussion and reflection on the impact of COVID-19 on mothers in Cleveland. Organized in tandem with the CMA exhibition Picturing Motherhood Now.  

Are you interested in attending but unable to due to lack of childcare? The CMA will provide fun and creative art-making activities for 10 children ages 5 to 12 for the duration of the program. Space is limited. If interested, please complete this form

ThirdSpace Action Lab was created to disrupt the vicious cycle of disinvestment and displacement that negatively impacts the vitality of low-income communities of color. They are a grassroots research, strategy & design cooperative, dedicated to prototyping creative place-based solutions to complex socioeconomic problems. 

Birthing Beautiful Communities is a community of birth workers, or doulas, primarily providing social support to pregnant women at highest risk for infant mortality during the prenatal period. BBC addresses the social determinants of health and real-life circumstances that at-risk mothers face, making them vulnerable to infant mortality.