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Women’s History Month Events in Westchester

Women's History Month Events in Westchester

Women’s History Month Events in Westchester

Happy Women’s History Month! This month signifies the vital role of women in history. It’s a great time to share this information as well as learn with your kids by attending a local event. Read on for some fun events that celebrate and honor the incredible achievements of women and their often over-looked role in American history.

Saturday, March 2nd from 6:30pm-8:3opm
Women’s History Month Westchester Reception

Join Elenor’s Legacy in celebration of Women’s History Month. The event will include a roster of speakers such as  New York State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, and honor Alexis McGill Johnson, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and President of Planned Parenthood Action Fund. Scarsdale, NY

Saturday, March 4th from 10:00am-11:30am
Women’s History Month — Westchester Children’s Museum

Visit the Westchester Children’s Museum for a weekend story time celebrating Women’s History Month. This will include the reading of picture books for all ages. The event is included with museum admission. Westchester Children’s Museum, 100 Playland ParkwayRye, NY, 10580.

Wednesday, March 8th from 6:00pm-8:3opm
International Women’s Day

Join WMN Unite for their annual International Women’s Day event. The event includes speakers representing different cultures and sharing stories of women’s education and empowerment. Our inspiring panelists include Dr. Alli Kimmel of Spreading Roots Acupuncture, Nadia Murdock, Mindset and Movement, Gina Bergamini, Belly Dancer, and more special guests.

The evening will include authentic foods and refreshments, dance, and networking with an empowered community! Learn about women around the world making a difference, evoke healing, and experience the artistry of henna. Visit local women-owned vendors and artisans that feature amazing products from all over the world. Mount Kisco Library, 100 E Main St, Mt Kisco, NY 10549.

Wednesday, March 8th from 6:30pm-8:3opm
International Women’s Day

Connect with the community of the Woman’s Club of White Plains. The evening includes drinks, food, music, and more. WCWP Member: $40 ~ Non-Members & Guests $45. Woman’s Club of White Plains, 305 Ridgeway, White Plains, NY.

Wednesday, March 8th from 6:00pm-8:3opm
American Women Artists 1840-1940 with Art Historian Rena Tobey

Attend this online event (on Zoom), led by Art Historian Rena Tobey. She will take guests on 100-year journey of American women artists, the struggles they faced, and their triumphs. This program is a collaboration between Warner Library, Putnam Valley Library, Staatsburg Library, Clinton Community Library, and Stone Ridge Public Library. Register here to attend.

Thursday, March 9th from 6:30pm-9:30pm
Bevz Talks – Event International Women’s Day Continues

Join Sonia Satra, former star of the Guiding Light & One Life to Live for a speaker series. Diamond Properties 75 Virginia Road White Plains, NY 10603

Saturday, March 11th from 11:00am-12:00pm and 12:00pm-1:00pm
Free Children’s Book Reading for Women’s History Month

Enjoy free children’s book readings featuring female authors and illustrators in celebration of Women’s History Month. Books include “Sebastian the Speedy Sloth” and “The Little Snowflake.” Plus enjoy goodies for the kids and an activity. Rye Arts Center, 51 Milton Road, Rye, NY 10580.

Saturday, March 11th at 1:00pm
Women’s History Month Commemoration: The Flappers

This talk explore the history and culture of the flappers of the 1920s, followed by a performance from the Ajkun Ballet Theater. St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site, 897 S Columbus Ave, Mt Vernon, NY, 10550

Thursday, March 16th, March 23rd and March 30th from 6:00pm-7:30pm
Extraordinary Women Film Series

Visit the New Rochelle Public Library for their Extraordinary Women Film Series over the course of three Thursdays. Created by the The Zonta Club of New Rochelle, in collaboration with the New Rochelle Public Library, the series features extraordinary women and their accomplishments. Discussion and Q & A will follow the screening. Ossie Davis Theater, New Rochelle Public Library, 1 Library Plaza, New Rochelle, NY

Saturday, March 18th, March 23rd and March 30th from 10:00am-11:00am
Draw Paint Tell Reading & Art Activity

Enjoy a free reading, copies of book for sale and small art activity. Rye Arts Center, 51 Milton Road, Rye, NY 10580.

 

 

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