Businesswomen's Fall Luncheon
Date and Time
Thursday Oct 12, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
Thursday, October 12, 2017.
11:30 am Registration
Noon Lunch and speaker
Gloucester House Restaurant
63 Rogers Street
The Annual Businesswomen's Fall Luncheon.
The Businesswomen's Committee raises funds for the Carolyn B. O'Connor Scholarship Fund. This is a Scholarship awarded each year to a women who is going back tow school- who, for whatever reason, was not able to finish her education and now seeks to better her position in life.
We are very proud to fund and award this Scholarship.
This year we will meet at the Gloucester House Restaurant.
Local Author Hannah Kimberley will be our Guest Speaker.
Choice of meal includes: Baked Haddock or Yankee Pot Roast.
HANNAH KIMBERLEY is an academic who has made Annie Smith Peck the focus of her scholarship, resulting in her book A Woman's Place Is at the Top. She is considered the authority on Peck and her work is referenced for numerous publications such as American National Biography and National Geographic,anthologies on women explorers and works of history such as A World of Her Own: 24 Amazing Women Explorers and Adventurers, and publications by the Rhode Island Historical Society.