Women's Birthdays & Milestones

April 27

Mary Wollstonecraft b. 1759-British writer, feminist, philosopher

Mary Ferrin b 1810-women's rights advocate

Coretta Scott King b. 1927-civil rights leader

Day of Zita, matron of domestic workers

Quote for the Day

"Don't drag the engine like an ignoramus, but bring wood, water and flame, like an engineer."

~ Mary Weston Chapman in an 1855 address

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Earth & Environmental Healing Month
Sexual Assault Awareness Month
General Federation of Womens' Clubs Week: week of April 24
Earth Day: Aprill 22
Take Our Daughters to Work Day, Ms. Foundation: April 28

Reprinted from The WomanSource Catalog & Review's, "women's perpetual calendar"