“Notable Women of Boston” Mural Returns to Simmons College

Professor Margaret Hanni, BWHT Board Members Michelle Jenney and Linda Stern celebrated the “Nine Notable Women of Boston” mural at Simmons College on Monday, April 27. The mural, created in1980 by artist Ellen Lanyon (1926-2013) to commemorate the centennial of the Workingman’s Cooperative Bank, honors women who made great contributions …
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The 1835 Women’s March of Courage

CELEBRATING WOMEN’S COURAGE The 1835 Women’s March of    Courage Tuesday, October 21    

Remarkable Women and Physical Culture at the Turn of the 20th Century

Mother’s Day Brunch at Vilna Shul 15 Phillips Street Boston Sunday May 11 11:00am -1:00 pm Although today we might call it physical fitness, exercise, sports, and recreation were a part of the Physical Culture movement in the late 19th century. It was an era when a bicycling craze took …
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Harriet Hemenway Talk

An illustrated talk on the life of Harriet Hemenway, founder of the Massachusetts Audubon Society Sunday, April 6 at 1:00 pm at the Emerald Necklace Conservancy Shattuck Visitor Center in the Back Bay Fens. The program is free and the public is invited to attend. Reservations suggested www.emeraldnecklace.org  or call …
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Hyde Park’s Women’s History Celebration

“Women Amongst Us” Saturday, March 29, 2014 2:00 – 4:00  PM The Fairmount Grille 81 Fairmount  Avenue, Hyde Park For information pgattozzi@gmail.com

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