The American Rosie Movement

The American Rosie Movement

For projects that focus on the overall movement.

wiel lenders speech at Gilmer County High school 

Ladies and gentlemen, The Freedom Museum focuses attention on the history of the Rosies on an ongoing and high-quality basis, through exhibitions, lectures, music performances, and much more. Why? you may ask. The answer is as simple as it is significant: it has everything to do with the essence of who we are or to …

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“The Rosie Room” on Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Children in Ronni Facemire’s 6th grade class are preparing for the naming of their schoolroom “The Rosie Room” on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at Gilmer County High School.  Stay tuned for video and photos of this exciting event!  This program was made possible by funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities special initiative, A …

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A Rosie Moment | the rosie room announcement | October 7th

We are excited to announce that the first schoolrooms in America to be named for American Rosie the Riveters will be in Gilmer County High School in Glenville, WV. The formal ceremony will be Wednesday, October 19 at the school. Two rooms will be named “The Rosie Room” – Ronni Facemire’s middle school communications room and …

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Labor Day, 2022 (Sept. 5)-while bells ring for Rosies across America

Dear Fellow Americans,                                                                                            People in Glenville, WV and surrounding areas will soon be known nationwide for helping West Virginia to become a model for other states to follow in the American Rosie Movement™ – a new kind of social movement that gets people to unite to create projects with American Rosie the Riveters …

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A SMALL SCHOOL IS A MODEL FOR A NEW KIND OF NATIONAL MOVEMENT

A SMALL SCHOOL IS A MODEL FOR A NEW KIND OF NATIONAL MOVEMENT CHARLESTON, WV (JUNE 16, 2022).   Thanks! Plain and Simple, Inc. ™ (“Thanks!”), a nonprofit organization has been awarded a grant by the West Virginia Humanities Council to name a school room “The Rosie the Riveter Room” in Gilmer County, West Virginia.  …

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