Dorothea Dix Unitarian Universalist Church set to hold open house
Mar 17, 2014 11:52AM, Published by Community News Service, Categories: News
The open house will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. with a special service to honor Dorothea Dix.
There will also be a presentation by Dr. Michael Skelly titled “Compassion in Action: Life and Good Works of Dorothea Dix.”
He will tell how Dorothea Dix went from growing up in a troubled family to championing the humane treatment of the mentally ill.
Dr. Skelly is a historian and the Executive Director of Bordentown Heritage.
Dorothea Dix Unitarian Universalist Church is located at 39 Park Street, Bordentown.
More information is online at ddixuu.com.