International Women’s Day -- Friday, March 8, 2013, is being marked by more than one thousand events around the world. To find out why, check out the official website: http://www.internationalwomensday.com/ .
Although no official events are planned in Rochester, the Susan B. Anthony House is open all weekend. For information: http://susanbanthonyhouse.org/index.php.
An online quiz challenges young and old to identify “Women of Great Vision and Achievement Whose History Is Our Strength” (Created by Margaret Zierdt, National Women's History Project Board member): http://www.nwhp.org/whm/test.php.
Programs celebrating women’s history have been announced by WXXI-TV and Radio, at http://interactive.wxxi.org/wh, and by The University of Rochester, http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/celebrations/womenshistory/, both of which have published online calendars with event listings.