Akron History Hike

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  • Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 11:30 a.m.

Open Website

Hundreds of thousands of Summit County women experienced th special sisterhood that was the YWCA. Relive those times in this special hike.

Meet at the Polsky Building, Main Street entrance and walk with the group to the University of Akron Archival Services, the home of the YWCA collection. Then, it's into the Skywalk to the old YWCA Building (the now closed CitiCenter Building)

Speakers: S. Victor Fleischer and Dr. Kitty Endres, University of Akron

This program is funded in part by Ohio Humanities. It is free and open to the public. Reservations are required to maximize the attendee experience.