Hosted by the Mount Holyoke College RepublicansTime: 7pm Date: Thursday, December 7thLocation: Cleveland L-2Parking: https://www.mtholyoke.edu/parking/visitorsAntonia Okafor is an advocate for empowering women through the Second Amendment and self-defense. She is the founder of emPOWERed, and a partner to the National Rifle Association that advocates for students to have the right to conceal carry on college campuses. She describes herself as “a conservative black woman who advocates for the right to bear arms” and continues to inspire college-aged women across the U.S.. Okafor now will present her thought-provoking and insightful views on the Second Amendment and answer questions form the audience.This event is open to the public.
South Hadley Massachusetts is a small friendly college town located along the banks of the Connecticut River. It is bordered by Hadley and Amherst on the north, Granby on the east, Chicopee on the south and separated from Holyoke by the Connecticut River on the west.
South Hadley has a relaxing country living appeal and offers a variety of recreational activities from hiking to boating to skiing as well as quaint shops, restaurants, theaters and cafes.
It is home to Mount Holyoke College which is one of the nation's finest liberal arts institutions for women and the town also held the 2004 U.S. Women's Open golf tournament. Don't miss the annual lighting of the Christmas Tree at the Town Common, the Memorial Day "Olde Fashion Picnic", or the variety of craft and antique fairs!