March 1, 2021

Challenging discrimination has never been easy.

 

And Lucy Stone would know. She was the first to challenge many discriminatory practices.

Did you know she was the first woman from Massachusetts to earn a college degree? Her belief in the equality of the sexes was evident in both her political and personal endeavors. Did you know as a suffragette, her passionate speeches helped galvanize Susan B. Anthony to join the women's rights movement? Did you know, Lucy Stone opted be the first woman not to take her husband’s name and, as a result, the phrase “a Lucy Stoner” became synonymous with a married woman who kept her maiden name?

Learn more about this woman of firsts at this free event:

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February 23, 2021

Spring WILL come, Friends!

 

Be prepared for it, when it does! 

Learn how to use plants to lure the birds and the bees.


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January 26, 2021

January 21, 2021

THIS COMING WEDNESDAY!!

 

Discuss The Metamorphosis with Amherst College scholar Ilan Stavans next Wednesday at 8:00.

Haven't read it yet? That's okay! It's a novella; there's still time! Unless, of course, you wake up one morning with no hands to hold the book.

Should that happen, though, you could always get the audiobook...

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