The 2020 Women’s History Month remembers Valiant Women of the Vote. “Women’s Voices: I Am…We Are” is presented to inspire valiant women.
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (PRWEB) March 01, 2020
The Franklin County Visitors Bureau welcomes all to “Women’s Voices: I Am…We Are” on Saturday, March 21 at 1 PM in the Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center, on the square in Chambersburg PA. The 2020 Women’s History Month remembers Valiant Women of the Vote. “Women’s Voices: I Am…We Are” is presented to inspire valiant women. Guest presenter-performer is Carla Christopher-Waid, 4th Poet Laureate of York PA, author, artist, and community advocate. Christopher-Waid is a moving performer and a passionate educator, who empowers her audiences with new perspectives.
In addition to the presentation-performance by Christopher-Waid, the lobby of the 11/30 Visitors Center features the Beauty of Diversity exhibit, showcasing the many faces of Franklin County PA. Fueled by regional photographer Phillip Michael Whitley, the exhibit is on display as part of the 11/30 Visitors Center’s African American and women’s history activities. These many faces make one community.
“Women’s Voices: I Am…We Are” is offered at no charge. All participants will receive take-aways and a chance to win a publication related to women’s history, including Know Your Value, Narrative of Sojourner Truth, and The Seneca Falls Convention.
The public is encouraged to register here on Eventbrite to secure a seat at the event.
The Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites all to explore history, arts and architecture, recreation, natural beauty, fresh foods and the warm hospitality of communities like Chambersburg, Greencastle, Mercersburg, Shippensburg, and Waynesboro. Franklin County PA is located just north of the Mason Dixon Line and is an easy drive from Washington DC, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. Plan a visit at ExploreFranklinCountyPA.com, contact 866.646.8060, or stop at the new Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center in downtown Chambersburg, housed in a former 1865 bank.