The Rock Island Arsenal Museum, located at 3500 N. Avenue, Rock Island, IL 61299, hosts a monthly open house and brown bag lunch lecture series exploring the diverse and rich history of Arsenal Island, the region, and current topics related to the Arsenal.

in March, Rock Island Arsenal Director Patrick Allie will lead a discussion of women during WWI who were entering the workforce in never-before-seen numbers and the war permeated every aspect of their lives. Special focus will be given to the women that came to work at Rock Island Arsenal during the war and the many firsts they marked.

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Rock Island Arsenal Museum • 3500 North Avenue, Building 60 • Rock Island, Illinois
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12:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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