This Women's Equality Day Luncheon is the 98th national anniversary and 24th annual Oberlin area celebration of women gaining the right to vote.
The event is open to the public and includes an inspiring program on the theme of "Raise Your Voices," moderated by Alison Ricker. Featured speakers:
Betty Blair, former Lorain County Commissioner;
Sharon Pearson, Oberlin City Councilwoman;
Lorain County Rising, an introduction to this grassroots and all-volunteer group of local community members who are passionate about pressing issues that affect those of us in Lorain County, the state of Ohio, and our nation.
The event also offers a special salute to Kate Walsh, a member of the Ohio House of Representatives from 1988-1994. Reservations at $15 include a fresh salad buffet and beverage; make checks payable to WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY and mail to: Ovidia Guaderrama, 191 Hollywood St., Oberlin, OH 44074. For more information, contact Ovidia at (440) 775-3711.