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101 Picture Book Challenge: Rosie Revere, Engineer

Posted about 26 days ago by Cindy V

Posted in 101 Picture Book Challenge, Children and Parenting, eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Movies and Music and Nonfiction | Tagged with curiosity, family, inspiration, inventions, inventions, inventors, perseverance, picture books, role models, science, scientists, stories in rhyme and women

Stories about inventors, scientists and perseverance.

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Raising Awareness: The Silent Witness Project at TLCPL

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca S

Posted in Children and Parenting, Education and History and Politics | Tagged with advocacy, children, domestic violence, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Silent Witness, Steinem Sisters and women

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Join the Steinem Sisters Collection @ TLCPL as we honor those lost to domestic violence in the Toledo area.

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20 Memoirs to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Posted about 1 year ago by Katie M

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Movies and Music and Outdoors, Sports and Travel | Tagged with biographies, memoirs, personal narratives, women, women authors and Women's History Month

This Women’s History Month, get to know some outstanding women by browsing our list of 20 must-read memoirs!

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Okay Ladies, Now Let’s Get Information: A Feminist Reading List

Posted about 1 year ago by Katie M

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks and History and Politics | Tagged with equality, feminism, feminism-humor, feminist, political activists, sexism, social conditions, women, Women's History Month, women's rights and women's studies

In preparation for the upcoming Women’s March on Washington on January 21st, we’re highlighting some must-read books for the modern feminist.

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Strong Women Making An Impact

Posted over 3 years ago by Andy Lechlak

Posted in Business and Investing, eBooks and Audiobooks, History and Politics, Nonfiction and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with feminist, human rights, leadership, women and women's rights

The world is at a turning point. People everywhere understand and support the idea of gender equality. They know it’s not just a women’s issue, it’s a human rights issue. And when these powerful voices are heard, they will change the world. The time for that change is now.

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