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Forgotten Heroines: Virginia’s First Women and Children

October 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Award-winning author Connie Lapallo transports us to 1609 and the journey of Joan Peirce and her daughter, who survive a hurricane at sea and Jamestown’s Starving Time to make a new life in the fledgling Virginia colony. Based on a true story, Lapallo reveals the courage these daunting women show in the face of disease, martial law and other hardships at Jamestown. Wine & cheese reception with speaker follows each presentation. Tickets are $30 per person and benefit the Foundation for HIstoric Christ Church.

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Historic Christ Church

804.438.6855

Forgotten Heroines: Virginia’s First Women and Children

October 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Historic Christ Church , 420 Christ Church Rd Weems, VA 22576

Award-winning author Connie Lapallo transports us to 1609 and the journey of Joan Peirce and her daughter, who survive a hurricane at sea and Jamestown’s Starving Time to make a new life in the fledgling Virginia colony. Based on a true story, Lapallo reveals the courage these daunting women show in the face of disease, martial law and other hardships at Jamestown. Wine & cheese reception with speaker follows each presentation. Tickets are $30 per person and benefit the Foundation for HIstoric Christ Church.

Organizer

Historic Christ Church

804.438.6855

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