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New Women's History Celebration is March 8 at Ernie Miller Nature Center
POSTED: 02/13/2009
The event is called the Women's History Celebration and is for ages six and older. As part of the program, interpreters will portray famous historical women including Rachel Carson, Harriet Tubman, Amelia Earhart, and Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts. These adventurers, explorers and rebels used their individuals talents and strengths to overcome hardship and adversity. In so doing, they opened doors for women and made the world a better place for all. Let their "her-stories" inspire you, then explore nontraditional careers with some accomplished women of today and celebrate with creative activities honoring women. Perform a catalog search for the keyword "storytelling" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.

This program will begin at 2 p.m. at the Ernie Miller Nature Center, 909 North Kansas 7 Highway, Olathe. The cost for one two-hour event is $7 per person including adults for Johnson County residents or $8 per person for nonresidents and can be paid on-site. Because space is limited, reservations are required for this program and can be made by calling (913) 764-7759.

The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For updated program listings, see the District's website at

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