Welcome to Lake County Women's Coalition
CELEBRATE WOMEN'S EQUALITY DAY WITH LAKE COUNTY WOMEN'S COALITION
Lake County Women Who Made History
Tue., Aug. 25, 2015 7pm (doors open at 6:30pm at Warren-Newport Library in Gurnee, O'Plaine near Washington))
Presenter: Diana Dretske, Lake County Historian, Collections Coordinator, Lake County Discovery Museum
Women have been reformers, suffragettes and history-makers. Hear true stories of their noteworthy accomplishments and sometimes notorious deeds. Meet women’s historian Barbara Joan Zeitz, author of A Thesaurus of Women: From Cherry Blossoms to Cell Phones, and Mary Goljenboom, author of Have Courage, Work Hard: Quotations on Work and Success from the First Women of Business. Celebrate Women’s Equality Day, learn about our foremothers, enjoy refreshments and conversation, and purchase books from the authors, including Diana’s Lake County, Illinois: An Illustrated History.