Women’s History Month Observance 2018 Recap

Author Jason Irby introduces the 2018 Women’s History Month speakers: Sharon Priest and Kerry Jucas at the March 24 observance event.

“These ladies are two dynamic women of Arkansas history.  We had wonderful presentations and discussion ranging from their family history to their roles in Arkansas culture,  politics, and history.  The audience this year was small and intimate and I wish many more people would’ve been here to participate and enjoy this occasion,” said Irby.

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Join Jason Irby for Women’s History Month Observance

Join author Jason Irby for the 2018 presentation of Women’s History Month Observance on Saturday, March 24 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Hillary Rodham Clinton Arkansas Children’s Library and Learning Center.

“I look forward to this year’s presentation by dynamic Arkansas women.  Among my guests are Kerry Jucas and Sharon Priest, “says Irby.

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Author and Humanitarian Jason Irby Honors Local Pioneer and Pacesetter

Dr. Wanda M. Hamilton received recognition before an attentive audience for her historical community and civic contributions at the annual Women’s History Month Observance hosted by author Jason Irby.

Hamilton was unable to accept her award at the 2nd annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month due to unforeseen circumstances.

The Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month was established by Jason Irby in February 2016 as part of his Awareness, Wellness, and Choices forum.

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Author Jason Irby Spearheads Food Contest to Discover Official Arkansas Signature Food Dish

Arkansas has dozens of inherited food dishes or entrees that are commonly prepared and eaten by Arkansans and even shared around the world, but none bear a name associated with Arkansas or a city/municipality within its borders.

Jason Irby, author of My Arkansas, My Home, a publication from his Love Within Life series, has spearheaded and designed a contest which will discover and designate an official Arkansas Signature Food Dish or entrée.

The winning contestant is expected to receive $1,000 in prize money.  There will also be second and third place winners.

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Women’s History Month Observance-RECAP

The 2016 Women’s History Month Observance was an awesome event.  Author Jason Irby was joined by a dynamic and multi-dimensional panel of distinguished women.   The panelists presented warm, yet direct dialogue and freely discussed both professional and personal aspects of their lives and contributions of women in history.

“The panelists and audience embraced each other’s passion, faith and energy which created a feeling of a family-style atmosphere,” Irby stated.

The Panel was divided into two groups.   Six women were presenting panelists including:

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