One City One Book: Women on the Home Front


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Name: One City One Book: Women on the Home Front
Date: September 13, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
Event Description:

Explore the history and legacy of women who answered the call during World War II in a screening of the National Park Service film Hometown Heroes. NPS Deputy Superintendent Sue Fritzke will also talk about wartime changes that occurred in boom towns across America, including Richmond, CA, the site of Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park. If you, your mother, or grandmother was a Rosie, bring your story to share!

Free and open to the public, this program is the first in a series celebrating Walnut Creek’s 2017 One City One Book, “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly. RSVPs are encouraged and can be made online at or by phone at 925.935.5395

Walnut Creek Library - (Oak View Room)
1644 North Broadway
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, September 13
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Contact Information:
Susan Moon
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