Little Women Sesquicentennial

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When? What? Where?

In 2018, people all around the world will honor the groundbreaking publication of a novel that changed everything.  From Alcott scholar to Little Women aficionado, we hope you enjoy every event possible.

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Passionate about Little Women?  You are in excellent company!  Let us know what's happening in your corner of the world to celebrate the Sesquicentennial and we'll make sure to share it with others.

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Whether you host or participate in an event, spread the word, volunteer or provide a donation, thank you for your involvement!  The Sesquicentennial could not happen without your help.

Our Purpose

During the Little Women Sesquicentennial, our hope is that this website will be a dynamic resource for celebrations around the world!

Since we can't be everywhere, however, we value your input.  Please use the Contact Form below to get in touch, let us know how you will be celebrating, and share your love of Little Women!

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Send along news of an upcoming event, ask a question, or share how Little Women has impacted you -- all submissions welcome!

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