Mar 042014

March is Women’s History Month. This year the Groton Dunstable High School Women’s History Month Club honors “Women of Courage and Commitment” in a month-long series of events at the high school that will educate, entertain and inform.

Highlights this year include:

  •  A Women-Only Self Defense Class led by Officer Rachael Mead of the Groton Police Department.  (High School: Thursday 3/16 6-8 p.m.)
  • Two Movie Nights: “Won’t Back Down” starring Viola Davis and Maggie Gyllenhaal (High School/Black Box Theatre, Wed 3/12 6-8 p.m.) and “Ironed Jawed Angels” starring Hillary Swank (Dunstable Public Library, Tuesday 3/18 6-8 p.m.)
  • Historical Fashion Show & Clothing Swap (High School, Thursday 3/20 6-8 p.m.)
  • Our first Annual Book Group featuring Charlotte Wainsman’s “Her Story: A Timeline of Women Who Changed America.” (High School Library,Thursday 3/20 3-4:30 p.m.)
  • A talk from award winning speaker and author Dr Charlotte Wainsman speaking about her novel “Her Story: A Timeline of Women Who Changed America”  (High School, Thursday 3/27 6-8 p.m.)
  • Our Annual Women’s History Month Tea. (High School, Sunday 3/30 1-3 p.m.)

Thanks to all contributors and volunteers who help make Women’s History Month possible, and special thanks to the Groton Dunstable Education Foundation, the Groton Trust, and the Case family.

Download the Women’s History Month Poster