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Mill Creek Women's Club hosts presentation about first woman mayor of Seattle

Mill Creek Women's Club will host a storytelling presentation by Debbie DiMitri about the first female mayor of Seattle, Bertha Ethel Knight Landes on March 18. 

 

Last updated 2/25/2020 at 11:27am

Courtesy of Marge Rhodes

The Mill Creek Women's Club will host a presentation about the first woman mayor of Seattle by stroyteller Debbie DiMitri.

Debbie DiMitri will present to the Mill Creek Women's Club her portrayal of Bertha Ethel Knight Landes, the first female mayor of Seattle on March 18. Dimitri has been entertaining, inspiring, and educating audiences of all ages with her historical and dramatic storytelling presentations since 1987. In costume and by the glow of her kerosene lamp, Debbie brings to life women and young girls in American history through story and first-person portrayals in a style that is uniquely her own. 

Some of her other portrayals include such women as Harriet Beecher-Stowe, Nellie Bly, Eleanor Roosevel...



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