Extraordinary Local Women Exhibit: Opening Reception
The newest exhibit at the West County Museum is a collaboration of Sonoma County Museums which provides a look at some of the extraordinary women who have contributed to our local communities in various ways. Come and learn about Sebastopol’s first woman doctor; the first Apple Blossom Queen to win Miss Apple USA; the first woman mayor, city planner, and Sebastopol Times editor. Also featured is the first woman to vote in Sonoma County; the first Sonoma County council woman; local historians; and women in business, politics, and the military.
The Grand Opening will take place on December 7th at 1pm at the Museum, 261 S. Main St. in Sebastopol. A number of distinguished guests are expected including Sebastopol Mayor Neysa Hinton, Sonoma County Supervisor Lynda Hopkins along with highlighted individuals and family members of these women featured in the exhibit. This event is free and open to everyone.
The exhibit will run from December 5th to March 15th. Call 707 829-6711 for more information.