Bob Kann presents "Midwestern Women and The American Girls Professional Baseball League: Play Ball!" 6:00 pm

Sep 26 2018

Bob Kann, an author, storyteller, and Professor of Education from Madison, WI will present a program about the Girls Professional Baseball League on September 26, 2018 at 6:00 pm at the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library in Spring Valley. The program is titled, “The Midwestern Women of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League: Play Ball!”. In this presentation, Bob Kann, the biographer of one of the players, [i]Joyce Westerman: Baseball Hero, [/i]shares stories about Midwestern women who grew up during the Great Depression, worked in factories and on farms, and eventually played professional baseball. This free program is sponsored by the Spring Valley Historical Society and the Library.