Be sure to visit the east end of the library to view the special exhibit from the Iowa Women’s Archive celebrating 6-on-6 Basketball. The exhibit tells of the long history of the sport in the state and the excitement around the longest running state tournament for female athletes. The University of Iowa is collecting stories and memorabilia from anyone who played the sport. For more information see http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/iwa/celebrating-girls-and-womens-sport-in-iowa/
Stories related to the history of women’s basketball in Iowa will be shared as part of an event on Wednesday, April 3rd from 6:30-7:30pm.
The program “Girls High School Basketball: History of the Sport in Iowa” will take place in the Caulkins Community Room.