Diversity Spotlight

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MCHR Diversity Spotlight – March 2023

Women's History Month

Celebrate Women’s History Month in Missouri by attending the following events throughout the state:

Western Missouri

Central Missouri

  • The Blue Note presents Women’s Day of Music on March 18 at 4 p.m. This event will feature performances by Rochara Knight and the Honeydoves, Rae Fitzgerald, and many more. Tickets are listed for $15-25 depending on seating and can be purchased online.
  • Learn more about significant Missouri women as you stroll through the State Capital’s Hall of Famous Missourians in Jefferson City. Visit online to learn more.

Eastern Missouri

  • The St. Louis Art Museum presents If It Wasn’t for the Women: Grounded Perspectives on March 18 at 11 a.m. This free event will take place at the Museum and will also be live streamed. This event is part of an annual celebration of women of color in the arts. Learn about depictions of landscapes. Panelists will speak about the importance of their relationship to the environment and how it translates to their work. Visit online for more details.
  • Celebrate Women’s History Month with the St. Louis Public Library as they host Daring Innovators: Women in St. Louis Politics. On March 9 in the library auditorium, please join as we honor women in St. Louis politics. Panelists including Megan Green, President of the Board of Aldermen, Tina Pihl, from Ward 17, and Anne Schweitzer, from Ward 13, among others, will be there to speak about their experiences as women in politics in St. Louis. For more information, please visit the website.

Learn more about Women’s History Month by visiting the following sites online: