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Peaches and Baseball: The Story of the Rockford Peaches

Event Type: Adult Programs
Age Group(s): All ages
Date: 3/23/2019
Start Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
 The 1992 film, A League of Their Own, introduced modern America to the Women of the Greatest Generation who played professional baseball to keep up the morale on the American Home Front during WW2. The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League was so successful that it continued for nearly a decade after the war ended. Who were the real women who joined the league that inspired the film? Join Rebecca Tulloch, a modern Rockford Peach and manager of the "League of Our Own" vintage softball team, as she traces the truth and fiction about the film, A League of their Own.

Location: Montgomery Meeting Room
Registration Ends: 3/23/2019 at 12:30 PM
Contact: Adult Services
Presenter: Rebecca Tulloch
Status: Closed


We're sorry. The registration deadline was 3/23/2019 at 12:30 PM.