Building Victory Gardens … these gardens were also considered a civil “morale booster” in that gardeners could feel empowered by their contribution of labor and rewarded by the produce grown. This made victory gardens a part of daily life on the home front. Lets bring that back!
The modern way to wear your Polka Dots – Will you wear yours on June 6th to celebrate 75th anniversary? What are you doing to celebrate? How about a Rosie Walk? Our AAUW Garden Diva Susan Boone is Marching with the UT band in Normandy.
Ideas to think about:
- You could learn about Rosie the Riveter.
- Wish I had know or would have gone to the Gala at the Flight Museum.
- Did you know that 425,000 troops were wounded or went missing during the battle of Normandy?
- Do you know about changes led Americans to rethink their ideas about gender?
Just search “Rosie” on my blog site and you will more posts to drive thinking: