Hats Off: Notable Women of Delaware County - Exhibit Opening, Wine & Cheese Reception

In recognition of Women’s History Month, a new exhibit at the Delaware County Historical Association will open on Friday, March 6 at 4pm with a wine and cheese reception. Hats Off highlights a number of renowned women who have connections to Delaware County. Come learn about individuals such as Candace Thurber Wheeler, Jennie Curtis Cannon, Alice McLean, Elizabeth MacDonald, Friede DeMarlo, Lucy Lobdell and many others.

In addition to photos and pictures, items from DCHA’s archives on display will include clothing and uniforms, books, and other ephemera. Additional items to be shown are generously loaned by Mary Jane Henderson.

Hats Off will remain on display in the Elijah Thomas Gallery until May 27, 2015. Admission to the opening reception and to the exhibit is free. Open Monday – Friday from 10am to 4pm. For more information call DCHA at (607) 746-3849, e-mail dcha@delhi.net , or on the web at: www.dcha-ny.org .

DCHA is located 2.5 miles north of the village of Delhi on State Hwy. 10.