Chatham Community Library Presents Celebrating Women of Chatham: Conversations with women making a difference

Pittsboro, NC – On May 14, 2022, Chatham Community Library continues its series of quarterly discussions highlighting women changemakers in Chatham County. The series addresses areas of interest to county residents, viewed from the perspective of women engaged in both traditional and non-traditional careers including agriculture, entrepreneurship, education, the arts, public safety, and social activism. 

WHAT: Celebrating Women of Chatham series

WHEN: Saturday, May 14, 2022 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

WHERE: Virtual Program (see below for registration details)

WHO: Third in the series is a panel featuring Chatham County women in public safety including:

·         Chief Deputy Tracy Kelly, Chatham County Sheriff’s Office

·         Staff Sergeant Rischetta White, Chatham County Sheriff’s Office

·         District Court Judge Sherri Murrell (District 15B)

·         Renita Foxx, Chatham County Courts Program Director

Pittsboro Mayor Cindy Perry will moderate the panel. Panelists will discuss the challenges and rewards of working in public safety in Chatham County among other aspects.

This virtual event is free and open to the public and will be presented via Zoom. Participants should register online to receive the meeting link. Residents may visit the libraries’ website, or contact the Library at (919) 545-8084 or for more information.

The Celebrating Women of Chatham series was created in response to the library’s March 2021 virtual forum celebrating Women’s History Month: “Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: A Woman’s Perspective of Chatham County.” A recording of this program and those in this series are available on the library’s YouTube channel.