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Last updated: July 2017

 

June 6 - July 1, 2017 - Ohio
Marie Curie and Mary Shelley
at Ohio Chautauqua: Our Natural World
Four Cities:
- Burton June 6-10
- Clifton June 13-17
- Warren June 20-24
- Milan June 27 - July 1
See Ohio Humanities traveling Chautauqua

July 3 through 31, 2017 - Boulder, Colorado
Storytelling Class
with recital on July 31

July 9, 2017 - Longmont, Colorado
Clara Barton - Patriot Angel
a Barn Event

July 10, 2017 - Greeley, Colorado
Young Chautauqua Training
preparation for High Plains Chautauqua

July 11-12, 2017 - Greeley, Colorado
Chautauqua Training
Owens Community College, Ohio

August 5, 2017 - Grand Junction, Colorado
Young Chautauqua Training
preparation for Two Rivers Chautauqua

September 15, 2017 - Avoca, New York
Mary Shelley Speaks
Avoca Schools

September 16, 2017 - Binghamton, New York
Mary Shelley & Workshop on Using Narrative in the Classroom
Master Teachers Class

September 22, 2017 - Spring Hill, Florida
Eleanor Roosevelt at the United Nations
Academia Hernando

September 26, 2017 - Daytona Beach, Florida
Eleanor Roosevelt at the United Nations
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

September 29-30, 2017 - Boulder, Colorado
The Power of Story in the Workplace
Corporate Workshop

October 5, 2017 - Denver, Colorado
MANYA - The Living History of Marie Curie
Denver University

October 28, 2017 - Boulder, Colorado
A Visit with Madame Curie
CU Wizards Program - At Old Main - FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

November 4, 2017 - Denver, Colorado
A Visit with Marie Curie
Dinosaur Ridge Fundraiser

Tentative: November 7, 2017 - Tuscon, Arizona
MANYA - The Living History of Marie Curie
Celebration of Marie Curie's 150th Birthday - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

January 8, 2018 - Live Oak, Florida
Eleanor Roosevelt and the Power of Words
Advent Christian Village

January 14, 2018 - Tarpon Springs, Florida
Eleanor Roosevelt and the Power of Words
Performing Arts Center - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

January 19, 2018 - St. Louis, Missouri
Eleanor Roosevelt and the Power of Words
Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


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Barn Events
presents

Clara Barton - Patriot Angel

Sunday July 9, 2017
2:00 PM Matinee

Longmont, CO

Let's travel back to the late 1880s. Miss Clara Barton is well known as a public speaker describing the contributions that led to her being dubbed "the Angel of the Battlefield" during the Civil War. She defines her role as filling the gap "between the bullet and the hospital." But she is also ready to describe her activities after the war: First establishing and running an "Office for Missing Soldiers" — creating the first of what we now call a "Missing in Action" list; Later serving under the International Red Cross and eventually founding the American Red Cross — an undertaking that demanded educating the public, lobbying with Congress, and working with the press — all from the disadvantage-point of being a woman in a society that assigned very little power to her gender.

Hear Clara's tribute to those who serve in our armed forces - soldier, veteran, and their families. Find out how she worked her way through government red tape both to care for the wounded on the battlefield and years later to convince the United States government to bring the Red Cross to America. Her fortitude under fire and tenacious dedication to the cause of humanity stand as a role model for all time.

For tickets and information, see Barn Events

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