Mary Ball Washington: George’s Good Enough Mother
Presented by Martha Saxton
In this lecture, Martha Saxton provides a sketch of the challenging life of Mary Ball Washington, who raised George and his four siblings largely alone—as well as her unfair treatment at the hands of his biographers.
This lecture will take place via Zoom. Registration ends at 5:30pm on the day of the lecture.
Venue: Fraunces Tavern Museum
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"Sharon Norwood's Drawing Room" at ISCP
Through May 27 Thu
Opening Reception: March 24, 2022, 6–8pm Sharon Norwood’s Drawing Room is the first solo exhibition in New York by artist Sharon Norwood, curated by Dr. Petrina Dacres, ISCP’s 2022 Jane Farver Memo...
Torah Unwrapped at Jewish Children's Museum
Through May 29 Sun
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