The Women of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League


Saturday, May 5 at 2:00 p.m.

During the 1940s and 1950s, ninety-six athletic and determined women from Illinois and thirty-seven from Wisconsin were among the more than 550 women who played professional baseball in the All American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGBPL) as depicted in the movie A League of Their Own. Join us in welcoming Bob Kann, the biographer of one of the players, as he shares stories about these Midwestern women.

 

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