‘Remarkable Women of the Ad’ks’ March 23 at Will Rogers

SARANAC LAKE – Writer and scholar Sandra Weber will portray a variety of women from our region’s past in “Remarkable Women of the Adirondacks” at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 23.

In this program, featuring stories and songs, Weber will present the spirit of Adirondack women. Dressed in period costume, Sandra will deliver narratives of women such as pancake-flipper Mother Johnson, poet/model Jeanne Robert Foster, tuberculosis patient Martha Reben and more.

Weber, from Elizabethtown, has spent more than 20 years as an author and independent scholar with a focus on the Adirondack Mountains and women’s history. Her books include “Breaking Trail: Remarkable Women of the Adirondacks” (co-author, Peggy Lynn), “Mount Marcy,” “The Finest Square Mile,” “Adirondack Roots” and “The Woman’s Suffrage Statue.”

This program is open to the public and a $5 donation is requested.

Refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Debbie Kanze at 518-891-7117 or visit www.saranacvillage.com.

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