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Celebrate Fort Lauderdale Matriarch Ivy C. Stranahanís 137th Birthday With Fort Lauderdale Historical Society


Celebrate the 137th birthday of Fort Lauderdale's Ivy Cromartie Stranahan. As a proud steward of our communityís past helping to make our heritage accessible and engaging to residents and visitors, The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society will partner with the Fort Lauderdale Womanís Club to offer a festive luncheon in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale. Enjoy short presentations about Ivy's remarkable contributions to our city and region including her role as the first local schoolteacher. The event will serve as a kick-off to Women's History Month. For more information, please call (954) 463-4431 or visit us online at and follow us on Facebook at on Instagram @ftlhistory and on Twitter @FLLhistory.