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Bomb Girls

What was it like to work in a Canadian Second World War munitions factory? How closely did female employees embody the image of “Rosie the Riveter”?
Bomb Girls delivers a dramatic, personal, and detailed review of Canada’s largest fuse-filling munitions factory, situated in Scarborough, Ontario.
Author Barbara Dickson recounts the lives of over twenty-one thousand brave men and women who risked their lives daily while handling high explosives in a dedicated effort to help win the war.
Wednesday, November 11   7 pm
Whitby Central Library – Meeting Room 1
Registration is required. Register online or by contacting any branch.