By Women, For Women: South Bay | Los Angeles Conservancy
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By Women, For Women: South Bay

Online registration is now closed, A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase on-site the day of the tour, cash only.
By Women, For Women: South Bay
Sunday, March 24
Tour + presentation

Explore the history and architecture of the Julia Morgan-designed YWCA Harbor Area and South Bay. 

This tour includes a special presentation on the role of women in wartime. Learn how WWI and WWII changed the lives of women in the Los Angeles area, paving the way for social change.

Meet the Presenters
  • Eileen V. Wallis, Associate Professor and History Department chair, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Moderator)  
  • Mona Dallas Reddick, President, San Pedro Bay Historical Society
  • Naomi Hirahara, award-winning author
  • Gerrie Schipske, former Long Beach City councilmember and author
If you select the 11 or 11:15 a.m. start times, you will begin with a 1-hour tour, followed by a 1-hour presentation at 12:30 p.m. If you select the 12:30 p.m. start time, you will begin with a 1-hour presentation, followed by a 1-hour tour.