The exhibition Linedrives and Lipstick, celebrates the legends and landmarks of the dedicated women athletes who hit, fielded, slid, and caught with passion.
Opening event: Sunday, January 26, Main Library, Koret auditorium, come meet baseball scholars David Block, Jean Ardell, Dorothy Mills, Leslie Heaphy and Monica Nucciarone as they discuss the history of women in baseball.
A book sale by Readers Books follows the event.
The exhibition is toured by Exhibits USA, a national program of the Mid-America Arts Alliance and co-sponsored by the Lefty O'Doul Chapter, Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) and Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.
March is International Women’s History Month. Check out all of our Women's History Month programs
- Celebrate Women's History with Stories & Crafts
- Saturday, March 25, 2017, 2:00 pmBayview, Bayview Meeting Room
- Lynne Barnes-- Book Celebration
- Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 6:30 pmBernal Heights, Bernal Heights Meeting Room
- Emboldened Women
- Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:30 pmGlen Park, Glen Park Meeting Room
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.