Nancy Viall Shoemaker Presented with Mercy Otis Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award
On Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 7 pm, Nancy Viall Shoemaker was presented with the Mercy Otis Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award by last year’s recipient Dolores DaLuz at Tales of Cape Cod, Olde Colonial Courthouse, 3046 Main Street, Barnstable Village.
The Award is a bronze statuette sculpted by Marstons Mills artist David Lewis. It is a replica of the statue of Mercy Otis Warren located on the Superior Court House lawn in Barnstable Village.
As part of the presentation, Orleans Elementary School fifth grader Molly Filteau was invited to read her essay, which is the first winning entry in the Mercy Otis Warren Freedom of Expression essay competition.