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In light of the current situation regarding the corona virus, Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum is canceling all community presentations through the end of March 2020. Many of the community presentations are being held in Senior Centers, Assisted Living facilities, Library’s and other public gathering places. It is through and abundance of caution and for the safety of staff, volunteers and patrons and guests that this program is being canceled. Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum is following the guidelines presented by Public Health Montgomery County, the Governor’s Office and the CDC.


Meet some of Dayton’s most interesting and exciting women in history. You’ll hear about homemaker turned author, Erma Bombeck; madam and real estate owner, Lib Hedges; a visionary for the physically handicapped and disabled, Anna Barney Gorman; Queen of the Gypsies, Matilda Stanley; librarian innovator, Electra C. Doren; Dayton historical author, Charlotte Reeve Conover; rodeo rider, Marquerite Doane; famous actress and woman scorned, Mrs. Leslie Carter; youngest Miss America in history, Marion Bergeron Ruhlman Setzer and many, many more.

The program is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Seating is limited. Please RSVP to Rhonda at 937-298-8084.