Women’s Weekend

We are superwomen—yes I am and yes we are. Spend the weekend with Cincinnati Museum Center on March 7 and 8 celebrating the contributions of women and girls in the Cincinnati area! Meet local leaders in a variety of fields, all the while commemorating Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day. And remember—who run the world? Girls!

Saturday
Activities:

Creek Critters with Elizabeth Fet of Sanitation District 1
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Located in STEM Lab.
Featuring aquatic organisms that call the creeks their home. Learn about their role in monitoring water quality and how biologists use this data.

Her Story Must be Told: Women’s Voices from the Holocaust presented by the Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located in the Avenue.

Her Story uniquely presents the memories, photos, and stories of 15 Jewish women who survived the Holocaust. The women are from a dozen different countries, reflecting different survivor experiences. Each story shares unique ways of survival: fighting in the resistance, living in hiding or with false identity, and enduring concentration camps. Collectively, the stories of sisters, daughters, mothers, wives, and friends celebrate women’s strength and valor.

Empowerment Badges with artist Pam Kravetz
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located in KidSPACE.

Women Making a Difference Panel
11 a.m. to noon Located in Newsreel Theater.

Drop in Tour in Holocaust and Humanity Center
12:15 p.m. Located in Holocaust and Humanity Center.

WordPlay
Noon to 1:30 p.m. Location TBD.

Animal DNA Activity with CMC Zoology Manager Emily Imhoff
Time TBD. Located in STEM LAB.

Vendors:
  • Sweet Jazz Treats
  • Sugar Innovations
  • Glam Hoarder
  • Savage Juliette
  • Mary Wineberg, author
  • Girl Scouts Cookie Booth
Community Tables:
  • SABE
  • The Women in Military Service for America Memorial, Washington D.C.
  • Women Helping Women (tentative)
  • US Census Bureau
  • Pi Sigma Zeta
  • Holocaust and Humanity Center
  • Her Story Must be Told: Women’s Voices from the Holocaust
Sunday
Activities:

Her Story Must be Told: Women’s Voices from the Holocaust presented by the Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located in the Avenue.

Her Story uniquely presents the memories, photos, and stories of 15 Jewish women who survived the Holocaust. The women are from a dozen different countries, reflecting different survivor experiences. Each story shares unique ways of survival: fighting in the resistance, living in hiding or with false identity, and enduring concentration camps. Collectively, the stories of sisters, daughters, mothers, wives, and friends celebrate women’s strength and valor.

GE Aviation STEM activities
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Located in STEM Lab.

Racial Justice talk with the YWCA
Noon to 12:20 p.m. Located in Newsreel Theater.

Board Games with Super HEROINES Inc.
Noon to 4 p.m. Located in the Sky Classroom.

Women in Theater Panel with Ensemble Theater
1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Located in Newsreel Theater.

Vendors:
  • Sweet Jazz Treats
  • Savage Juliette
  • Qute Cosmetics
  • Girl Scouts Cookie Booth
Community Tables:
  • SABE
  • The Women in Military Service for America Memorial, Washington D.C.
  • YWCA
  • US Census Bureau
  • Pi Sigma Zeta
  • Holocaust and Humanity Center
  • Her Story Must be Told: Women’s Voices from the Holocaust

This program is made possible, in part, by Ohio Humanities, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this website do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.