Celebrate Women’s History Month with two-time Minnesota History Award winner William D. Green at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 30, as he discusses the subject of his latest book, "Nellie Francis."

A powerful speaker and suffragist, Francis was a pioneer for gender and racial equality, especially the needs of African-American women.

To register for this free virtual event, sign up at the Legacy Programs Facebook page @KRLSLegacy or call your local library. Kitchigami Regional Library System will use registrants' email addresses to send the information to connect to the event a day or two beforehand.

A computer is not required for this virtual program. A smartphone or tablet will also work.

This free Legacy Program is funded in part or in whole with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on Nov. 4, 2008, which dedicated funding to preserve Minnesota’s arts and cultural heritage.