The “Welcome Home” event is a firsthand opportunity to visit the beautiful and historic Colonial Revival Marion Women’s Club Home and hear the amazing stories of women of the Marion County Federation of Women’s Clubs and their community engagement and impact. Costumed docents invite you to engage in this history to gain insights into the lives of area women in the past and up until the present time. Topics presented include: “Women and Politics”, “Women and the Arts”, “Community Health”, “Women and War”, “The Barlow’s and the Historic Home”, “ Community Engagement”. A “Legacy” art show featuring works by current and former artists with connections to the Women’s Club will be on display for the visitor’s pleasure.
The Marion Women’s Club Home is listed on the National Park Service Register of Historic Sites and in the Ohio Historical Landmark Program.