Ladies of the House
The Ohio Statehouse, that is. Join government records archivist Connie Conner to learn more about the first ladies to serve in the Ohio Senate and Ohio House of Representatives.
Saturday, March 8, 2pm
A Doctor in Columbus
Frances Janney Derby practiced medicine in the 1880s and 1890s in Columbus, Ohio. Come hear about this pioneering female physician’s journey from the Boston University School of Medicine to providing medical care to patients in Columbus.
Saturday, March 15, 2pm
Everyday scenes like a young woman with flour covered hands reaching out to a visitor in her kitchen were the subjects of popular 1800s artist Lilly Martin Spencer. Join art curator Emily Lang to learn more about how a wife and mother from Marietta, Ohio supported her large family with her artistic talent.
Saturday, March 22, 2pm
Transformation: The Changing Role of Women
Join history curator Emily Lang for a tour of the new exhibit, Transformation, to find out how the objects in the exhibit illustrate the changing roles of women throughout history.
Saturday, March 29, 2pm