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Interactive Pop-Up Exhibit: UNOW & Then: 50 Years of UNOW Day Nursery

Thursday, May 21, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Visit this interactive pop-up exhibit to experience UNOW & Then, a multimedia project documenting the history of UNOW, the University NOW Day Nursery.

In September, the University NOW Day Nursery will turn 50 years old. Founded in 1970 by the Central New Jersey chapter of the National Organization for Women, UNOW’s origin story brings together the histories of Princeton, second-wave feminism and child care. Come listen to recorded interviews with UNOW’s founders, view historical documents and objects from the nursery’s early years, and talk with the UNOW & Then team about this unique history. Interviewers will be available to record visitors’ memories of UNOW. Families welcome.

Presented in partnership with UNOW & Then.

Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Details

Date:
Thursday, May 21
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Discovery Center – Second Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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In-House Program Category
Program
In-House Program Category 2
NEH
Staff Contact
Hannah Schmidl
Summary
Visit this interactive pop-up exhibit to experience UNOW & Then, a multimedia project documenting the history of UNOW, the University NOW Day Nursery. In September, the University NOW Day Nursery will turn 50 years old. Founded in 1970 by the Central New Jersey chapter of the National Organization for Women, UNOW's origin story brings together the histories of Princeton, second-wave feminism and child care. Come listen to recorded interviews with UNOW's founders, view historical documents and objects from the nursery's early years, and talk with the UNOW & Then team about this unique history. Interviewers will be available to record visitors' memories of UNOW. Families welcome. Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Partners
UNOW
Series
None
Platforms for Promotion
Connections
Promotional Materials
Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Max Number of Attendees
100
Age Groups
Adult, All Ages
Status of Post
P - Ready for M to Edit
Connections Section
Adults