Western Sonoma County Historical Society
West County Museum Presents
“Extraordinary Local Women Exhibit”
The West County Museum presents a collaboration of Sonoma County Museums with a look at some of the extraordinary women who contributed to our local communities in various ways. Contributions from Bodega Bay, Cotati, Geyserville, Healdsburg, Petaluma, Guerneville, Sebastopol, and Windsor, with notable women from Santa Rosa, will fill our little showroom.
Come and learn about the first woman doctor in Sebastopol, first Apple Blossom Queen to win Miss Apple Queen USA, the first woman mayor, city planner, and Sebastopol Times editor. The first woman to vote in Sonoma County, the first Sonoma County council woman. Local historians, business woman and women in the military.
The exhibit opens December 5th and runs through March 15th. There will be a Grand Opening on December 7th at 1 p.m. with a number of distinguished guests including Lynda Hopkins and Sebastopol Mayor Hinton will speak, along with highlighted individuals and family members of these women in the spotlight.