Women’s History Month

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Parade of Hats

In honor of Dorothy I. Height's birthday, children are invited to join our parade of hats. Decorate and make your own hat in time for Easter. For ages 10 and under. This program is free and open to the public.
Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart: Dreams take Flight

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

Children and their families are welcome to join us for a History Alive presentation by award winning actress and Smithsonian scholar Mary Ann Jung. Get ready for adventure with a spectacular tribute to Amelia Earhart, the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
Rabbit-Proof Fence

Rabbit-Proof Fence: Women's History Month Film Series at West End

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us March 29 for the final film in our Women's History Month film series: "Rabbit-Proof Fence"!
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Women's History Month: Pirate Queen Grace O'Malley with History Alive!

Watch award-winning actress Mary Ann Jung bring history to life! Mary Ann will tell the story of Pirate Queen Grace O'Malley to help us celebrate Women's History Month. Ages 7 & up.
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Film: Suffragette

Thursday, March 30, 2017, 6:00 pm

Georgetown Neighborhood Library will be showing the film, "Suffragette"for Women's History Month.
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Fantastic Female Doctors

In honor of Women's History Month, come learn about historic female doctors and do a craft! This program is recommended for ages 8 and up. 
Photo of Grace O'Malley Pirate Queen

Women's History Month: Pirate Queen Grace O'Malley with History Alive!

Watch award-winning actress Mary Ann Jung bring history to life! Mary Ann will tell the story of Pirate Queen Grace O'Malley to help us celebrate Women's History Month. Ages 7 & up.
Frida

Frida: Women's History Month Film Series at West End

Join us March 15 for the third film in our Women's History Month film series, "Frida"!
Caramel

Caramel: Women's History Month Film Series at West End

Join us on March 7 for the second film in our Women's History Month film series, "Caramel"! Directed by Lebanese director Nadine Labaki, "Caramel" explores the lives of five women in modern Beirut. Their stories, problems, and dreams intertwine, highlighting a microcosm of women's experiences in modern Lebanon and globally.
Suffragette

Suffragette: Women's History Month Film Series at West End

Join us March 1 for the first film in our Women's History Month film series: "Suffragette"! Based on true events in the struggle in Britain for women's right to vote, it features Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, and Natalie Press as members of the women's suffrage movement at its most vigorous point, scant years before the First World War.

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