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Museum to Host Lecture on the History of Women in Baseball

Released:  Thu, July 12, 2012

Mitchell, SD – The Dakota Discovery Museum is pleased to announce the July program of the Middle Border Lecture Series to be held Monday, July 16 at 7:00 PM.

Marilyn Kratz, author of Umpire in a Skirt: The Amanda Clement Story and Jean Patrick, author of The Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth will present the program Women and Baseball: The Plains and Beyond
 
The Lecture Series is presented every other month and features speakers on topics pertaining to the history, art and culture of the Middle Border region. The program is free to the public and is held at the Dakota Discovery Museum, 1300 McGovern Ave, Mitchell. The Middle Border Lecture Series is made possible in part by a Speakers Bureau grant from the South Dakota Humanities Council, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
 
Dakota Discovery Museum
Lori Holmberg, Executive Director
PO Box 1071
1300 McGovern Ave.
Mitchell, SD  57301
605-996-2122
 
Dakota Discovery Museum is operated by the Friends of the Middle Border, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.
 
Umpire in a Skirt: The Amanda Clement Story