LWV Celebrates International Women's Day

Event Date: 

Friday, March 8, 2013 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Event time: 

6 pm


Amherst Woman's Club

Event Type: 

After more than a month-long call for nominations from you, five area women will be recognized for their public and private achievements.

The program, free and open to the public, begins with a 6:30-7pm reception. At 7, the program will begin with a keynote address from our own long-time women’s  advocate,  Rep. Ellen Story, on "Equity for Women and Its Advocacy in Massachusetts." At 7:30, our 2013 honorees will be introduced and will make brief remarks. Join us in honoring:2013 International Women’s Day  ‘In Celebration of Women’ Recipients: MaryAnn Grim, Amherst: Julie Kumble, Leverett; Tracey Levy, Northampton; Lynn Phillips, Amherst; Susan Waite, Amherst. In initiating these awards, the League joins the global day of celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women.