The Zonta Club of Bozen-Bolzano in Italy, District 14, officially opened a showcase in the Women’s Museum of Merano with a ceremony on Saturday, 9 November in honor of Zonta International’s Centennial Anniversary and the club’s 30th anniversary.
During the opening ceremony and in the presence of Zontians and many guests, the club’s president, the Notary Elisabetta Scaramellino, briefly outlined Zonta’s objectives, emphasizing that the focus is always on women.
The concept of the showcase reflects the motto and mission of Zonta.
The showcase consists of wooden poles, over which printed fabric banner are weaved, symbolizing the connecting – networking – interweaving. The banners highlight important events and activities of both local and international Zonta.
On the ground, member patches are spread out from all over the world that shows the diversity of Zonta. The worldwide cooperation and friendship shows the design of the showcase itself.
The glass of the showcase is completely covered with small and big logos of Zonta. Visitors have to make the interior visible by removing the small stickers and taking it home.
The joint opening ceremony by all present Zontians peeling off the stickers was also a demonstration of Zonta worldwide collaboration.
This exhibit lasts through the end of January 2020.