Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Greece Town Hall, 7:00 p.m.
**Following a short annual meeting**
Legendary Kate Gleason Comes to Life‖
Janis GleasonKate Gleason
, groundbreaking 19th century industrialist,mechanical engineer and real estate developer, was her own
best invention. Living by the motto, ―If I can, I will‖, she
engineered her own fate as an astute visionary
regaled by the press as a ―female mechanical genius with aMidas touch‖.
is the author of
The Life and Letters of KateGleason
, the first definitive look at the life of Kate Gleason and herpioneering steps in the fields of business and engineering, at a timewhen few women were allowed to be active in either. Ms. Gleason
will talk about how she brought Kate Gleason’s legendary
achievements to light. Ms Gleason will be available to autographher book after the program.
May 2011 Program
Programs 1Museum Exhibits 2,5Museum Events 1,7Greece History 6
G R E E C E H I S T O R I C A L S O C I E T Y a n d M U S E U M
T h e C o r i n t h i a n
olume 32, Issue 3
May/June 2011 Events
In every issue: Points of Interest:
3Museum Shop 4Contact Us 8
Greece Garden Clubs Annual Plant Sale
Saturday, May 21, 2011 9 am until Noon5 GREECE GARDEN CLUBS-
-LAKESHORE, LAKEVIEW, SHOREWOOD,THYME IN THE GARDEN and WOODSIDE.
hostas, dahlias, lilies and other perennials, as well asannuals and garden related items will be available for sale from 9:00 amuntil noon --rain or shine-- on the grounds of the Greece Museum.The coffee shop and museum gift shop will be open.
In event of severe weather, the sale will be held on Sunday, May 22nd.
See us at the Strawberry and Dessert Tastings FestivalMonday, June 20th, 2011.