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Literary Lorain Week: Historic Women in Baseball

Hear Bette Lou Higgins, of Eden Valley Enterprises, and Lorain’s own Kelly Boyer Sagert share the stories of Alta Weiss and Mamie “Peanut” Johnson - two women who played on men’s teams.

Special thanks to the Nord Family Foundation for their support of this program series. An exhibit of Cleveland Indians Baseball memorabilia is also on display, on loan from Rob and Katarina Levit.

Admission fee for this program is $5, payable at the door.

Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets ($5 each) for 4 Cleveland Indians tickets + a parking pass. These tickets are located behind home plate and are for the Friday, April 19th game vs. the Atlanta Braves. Winning raffle ticket will be drawn on Thursday, April 11 at the conclusion of the program.