Celebrate Women's History Month
The Calumet City Historical Society will celebrate Women's History Month with a presentation by local historian Cynthia Ororek speaking about several "First Ladies of the Midwest." Her emphasis will be those having an affiliation with Chicago. First Ladies will include Mary Lincoln, Anna Harrison, Betty Ford, Nancy Reagan, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama. Cynthia is a Calumet City native, award winning historian and popular speaker who has written three books on local history. Autographed copies of all her books will be available. Presentation will follow the society's monthly general meeting. Refreshments will be served.