Pinckney Community Public Library

Available events

Women of W.A.S.P.

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Saturday, April 18, 10:30am-12:00pm

Allison Beatty of the Yankee Air Museum will be presenting on the topic of the “Women of W.A.S.P. (Women Airforce Service Pilots)”, along with the role women played during World War II. (This free presentation was made possible by the Yankee Air Museum. Any donations to the museum would be greatly appreciated.)

World War II: Women in the Workforce

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Saturday, March 21, 10:30am-12:00pm

Join us at the Pinckney Library for a showing of “World War II Women in the Workforce” – short documentaries – with special guest “Grandma” Irene Bokros, who was a Rosie the Riveter.

Tuesday Night Theatre Classic Cinema: “So Proudly We Hail!”

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Tuesday, March 10, 6:30pm

Summary: During the start of the Pacific campaign in World War II, Lieutenant Janet Davidson (Claudette Colbert) is the head of a group of U.S. military nurses who are trapped behind enemy lines in the Philippines. Davidson tries to keep up the spirits of her staff, which includes Lieutenants Joan O’Doul (Paulette Goddard) and Olivia D’Arcy (Veronica Lake). They all seek to maintain a sense of normal life while under constant danger as they tend to wounded soldiers.