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The Women of the Rising

When: Sat., Sept. 17, 1-2 p.m. 2016
Phone: 314-740-6514
Price: Free
@ Irish Corner Pub, 1900 Cherokee
The Women of the Rising – on again, at the Irish Corner Pub, Lemp and Cherokee, Saturday, Sept. 17, 1pm. Free. All are welcome. The Rising - Ireland’s ‘shot heard around the world’. As many as 300 women took part, many on the front lines. They came from all walks of life, each with her own reason for fighting. Meet them. Hear their stories: Elizabeth O’Farrell, field nurse, who carried the flag of surrender; Sheila O’Hanlon, whose spunk carried so many through those dark days; Margaret Skinnider, who saw the dire poverty of Dublin and went straight to the front,


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