Events

Washington State Suffrage Centennial 1910 - 2010

votes for women historical pinCelebrating 100 years of Women’s Right to Vote in Washington State

The Evergreen Women’s Suffrage Centennial Committee is proud to invite you to attend many wonderful and enriching events in honor of the centennial anniversary.

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Thursday October 21st, 6 pm

OSAP presents: Exhibit Opening: Historic Photographs & Biographies
Location: Lecture Hall 3 for opening, exhibit will then be displayed in the College Activities Building (CAB)
Contact/Facilitator: Talcott Broadhead or Michelle Dixon-Wall

Thursday October 21st: 6-8 pm

The Writing Center presents: "Suffragette City: Staged Readings of Historic Propositions and Proposals," followed by:
"A Brief History of Women’s Suffrage in Wa. State," by Shanna Stevenson of the Women’s History Consortium
Location: Lecture Hall 3
Contacts/Facilitators: Sandy Yannone or Victoria Larkin

Tuesday October 26th, 6-8 pm

Film & Facilitated Discussion: "Standing on My Sisters’ Shoulders"
Location: Lecture Hall 1
Contact/Facilitator: Liza Rognas

Wednesday October 27th, 2-5 pm

OSAP presents: Speaker & Participatory Event: "The Quilting Bee; A Hive of Activism"
Location: Sem II A1107
Contacts/Facilitators: Talcott Broadhead and Michelle Dixon-Wall

Thursday October 28th, 7-9 pm

Cal Anderson Speaker: Blanche Cook, Eleanor Roosevelt Scholar
Location: Recital Hall
Contact/Facilitator: John Carmichael

Wednesday November 3rd, 6-8:30 pm

Film & Facilitated Discussion: "Not for Ourselves Alone: the Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony," part 1, "Revolution"
Location: Lecture Hall 1
Contact/Facilitator: Liza Rognas

November 8th, 2010

100th anniversary date

Day of Jubilation!
9 am-4 pm at the Capitol
For info about more off-campus events, see: Washingtonwomenshistory.org

Tuesday November 9th, 6-8:30 pm

Film & Facilitated Discussion: " Not for Ourselves Alone: the Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony," part 2, "Failure is Impossible"
Location: Lecture Hall 1
Contact/Facilitator: Liza Rognas

Wednesday November 10th, 2-5 pm

Film & Facilitated Discussion: "One Woman, One Vote"
Location: Lecture Hall 1
Contacts/Facilitators: Mary Craven or Frederica Bowcutt

Wednesday November 17th, 11 am-1 pm

Panel Presentation: "Washington Women in Public Leadership" Including Sen. Karen Fraser, Rep. Lynn Kessler, Rep. Kathy Haigh, and Dr. Thelma Jackson
Location: Library Underground
Contacts/Facilitators: Lin Crowley or Julie Garver

Wednesday November 17th, 2-5 pm

Film & Facilitated Discussion: "Iron-Jawed Angels"
Location: Lecture Hall 1
Contacts/Facilitators: Mary Craven or Frederica Bowcutt

Fall Quarter

Historical Exhibit
Library
Contacts/Facilitators: Shelley Swelland, Liza Rognas, Randy Stilson