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Program : She Traveled Solo

Program She Traveled Solo March 17 Floyd Norgaard Cultural CenterShe Traveled Solo: Strong Women in the Early 20th Century
Sunday, March 17th,  4 – 6 p.m.
Floyd Norgaard Cultural Center

To honor Womens History Month join us for a program by writer, artist and outdoorswoman Tessa Hulls.  Her presentation features stories of intrepid early 19th century travelers who defied expectations and embarked on adventures and journeys that have remained largely untold.  Inspired by early documents and photographs Tessa Hulls provides a new perspective on these adventurers before they could vote or own property.

The program is co-sponsored by the Camano Island Library Friends , Humanities Washington and hosted by the Stanwood Area Historical Society as part of it H & H Hors d’oeuvres & History program series.  (Scroll below)
More resources produced by Library Staff
Snohomish Womens Legacy Project Biographies of Snohomish County Women.

Program She Traveled Solo March 17 Floyd Norgaard Cultural Center

Spring Tea – Save the Date

Please save the date!
Stanwood Area Historical Society’s 8th Annual
SPRING TEA & VINTAGE FASHION SHOW
SAT. MAR. 30th at 12:30
TEA SERVED at 1:30
Due to the popularity of the tea
Prepaid reservations are required.

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW FOR $20. MARK YOUR CALENDAR & MAIL YOUR CHECKS AND TABLE REQUESTS BY MAR. 15th TO:

Stanwood Area Historical Society, P.O. Box 69 • Stanwood, WA 98292
360-629-6110 • www.sahs-fncc.org (http://www.sahs-fncc.org/)

Veteran’s Day Tribute

Veteran’s Day Tribute
November 10th, 2018
11:00 a.m. to Noon

  • Patriotic Music & Service Songs
  • Message From Old Glory
  • What Veterans Day Means to me: Veterans & Students
  • The Missing Man Table

A tribute to veterans will be held at the Floyd Norgaard Cultural Center in Stanwood on Saturday November 10, 2018—the day before the holiday’s centennial anniversary.  The hour long observance begins at 11 a.m.  The Cultural Center is located at 27130 102nd Ave. NW. where a new Community Veterans Memorial has just been completed.  The occasion includes short talks by veterans and middle schoolers on the significance of the day and why we honor veterans.  A homage to Old Glory will be given and service songs for all branches of the armed services will be performed.   A missing man table ceremony remembering those veterans who were lost in distant parts of the world will be presented.  Veterans attending are encouraged to wear your hats, vests, etc.  For additional information call 360-629-6110 or e-mail SAHSrh2@aol.com.