Hayes director to lead Facebook discussion

FREMONT – Hayes Presidential Center Executive Director Christie M. Weininger is to answer questions about First Lady Lucy Hayes during a real-time Facebook discussion at 9 p.m. Tuesday on C-SPAN. To promote the start of season two of “First Ladies: Influence and Image,” C-SPAN is rebroadcasting season one.

Viewers can direct questions to Weininger on Facebook and receive an immediate response from the historian. The Lucy Hayes segment is one of a select group of episodes that will feature a Facebook discussion.

Season two of “First Ladies” is to begin Sept. 9 with a profile of First Lady Edith Roosevelt, wife of the 26th president. Profiles of successive first ladies will continue until Feb. 10, airing the biography of First Lady Michelle Obama. The entire series also can be viewed online at