Women’s History Month

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History Book Club

Join History Book Club as we celebrate Women's History Month by reading The Witches: Salem, 1692 by Stacy Schiff.
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Women in the Arts

Come and join the celebration of Women's History Month by attending an invigorating lecture by the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA). A representative from NMWA will discuss local women artists. No registration is required. Just show up, and bring your friends while you're at it.
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Women's History Month Film Festival

Visit the Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library for a Daytime Film Festival to celebrate Women's History Month
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Elizabeth Keckley Speaks: “My Life in Washington”

See influential African American Elizabeth Keckley brought to life.  A little known leader, Keckley was seamstress and confidante to Mary Todd Lincoln.  This multimedia event will include a “now and then” slideshow of downtown Washington.  
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A Woman’s Worth, A Playwright’s Journey

Meet Marcia Cole! An accomplished local playwright and member of the Aspiring Writer’s Circle will  discuss her creative process and the  inspired path she followed to create her play, A Matter of Worth.  
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Women's History Month Film Series

Celebrate Women’s History Month with a special showing of The Color Purple and a discussion to follow. The movie is rated PG-13 and runs for 2 and half hours.
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Creating Your Dream

The Young Inspiring Women of RORA will be creating a dream board, which consists of dreams and goals for the next 6 months to 2 years. Teens girls 13-18 years of age.
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Women's History Month Film Series

Celebrate Women’s History Month with a special showing of Hairspray and a discussion to follow. The movie is rated PG and runs for an hour and a half.
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Women's History Month Film Series

Celebrate Women’s History Month with a special showing of The Duchess and a discussion to follow. The movie is rated PG-13 and runs for an hour and a half.
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African American Women in the Niagara Movement

Please join us as former Assistant Provost for International Programs at Howard University Dr. Anita Nahal discusses African American Women and the Niagara Movement in the Black Studies Center (3rd floor room 316) at the Martin Luther King, Jr Memorial Library.   

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