Women of Wisdom and Courage Event - "Bertha Honore Palmer" Lecture at the Hegeler Carus Mansion Presented by Sandee Donahue

Arts & Entertainment
The Hegeler Carus Mansion
1307 Seventh Street, La Salle, IL
Heather Wallace
Mar 24, 2013
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


Women of Wisdom and Courage Event
Sunday, 24 March 2013
4:00 pm
Bertha Honore Palmer Lecture at the Hegeler Carus Mansion
Presented by Sandee Donahue
Chicago socialite, wife of Potter Palmer, President of the Board of Lady Managers for the 1893 World’s Fair, and patron of the arts, Bertha Palmer is a fascinating women. Please Join us for an afternoon learning about this trail blazing women from retired librarian, Sandee Donahue. Donahue has researched and protrayed Bertha Palmer for the Hegeler Carus Foundation's Christmas program.
Tickets: $5 for Foundation members, $7 for non-members
Call 815-224-5895 for tickets, membership information or with questions.
March is filled with "Women of Courage and Wisdom" events throughout the Illinois Valley to celebrate "Women's History Month." Including a day-long celebration at the Hegeler Carus Mansion on Saturday, 23rd of March.