Events / Women Celeb. Women

Women Celebrating Women is scheduled for Tuesday, March 20, 2018 in the banquet rooms at Gustavus Adolphus College. The theme for 2018 is Nevertheless She Persisted:  Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women.

One woman will be honored who has proven to be a leader in St. Peter and an inspiration to othes in the St. Peter community.

Tickets to Women Celebrating Women are $23 (or $15 for students), are available by telephoning Community and Family Education at 934-3048 or online at  RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.

The 2018 award was given to Marie Dranttel.  Marie is a CPA, a Nicollet County Commissioner, a member of the St. Peter Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and is active in many other community organizations and events.

Past honorees of the WCW Award in St. Peter are Marilyn Rundell (2004), Marilyn Witty (2005), Colleen Spike (2006), Carol Menk (2007), Elsa Cornell (2008), Harriet Mason (2009), Rosemary Mickelson (2010), Carol Moline (2011), Judy Scholl (2012), Michelle Zehnder Fischer (2013),  Gretchen Koehler (2014), Lisa Gault (2015), Linda Nelsen (2016), and Peggy Carlson (2017). Posthumous awards have gone to Lillien Cox Gault (2005), Jan Moline (2006), Josie Stone (2007), Jeanette Morris (2008), and Judy Hanson (2014).

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