Many events have been cancelled, but some are on hold or will be rescheduled. Check with the event venue or sponsor for any specific event you were hoping to attend.

KNOWN TO BE RESCHEDULED:

Originally scheduled for March 20, 2020; “The Fight for Women’s Suffrage – Hard Lessons Learned” – Panelists Margot McMillen, author of “The Golden Lane: How Missouri Women Gained the Vote and Changed History” and Louise Wilkerson, Co-President, League of Women Voters of Metro St. Louis & Past President, St. Louis Metropolitan Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, 2010-2014; Hosted by the St. Louis Press Club, Co-sponsored by AAUW St Louis and St. Louis Metro LWV.

Will be rescheduled – tentatively for late September or October, 2020.

MO History Museum

  • Opening of “Beyond the Ballot” Special Exhibit postponed until further notice. Originally scheduled for April 16, 2020 – Will be rescheduled
  • Former LWVUS President Carolyn Jefferson-Jenkins will share information on the Colored League that was very active in St. Louis in the 1920s. She will also sign copies of her book, The Untold Story of Women of Color in the League of Women Voters.   https://lwvmissouri.org/calendar/

EXHIBITS – Still scheduled; hopefully will open later this spring or summer

  •  Columbia, MO Exhibit “She Got the Vote”  While all of our exhibits are closed to support the ‘stay at home’ directive, it is good to note that the exhibit, “She Got the Vote” will be on display through September 2020! So if you haven’t had the chance to see it, it’s hanging around for a while. We will be letting the public know as soon as we are open! https://boonehistory.org/events/she-got-the-vote/This exhibit focuses on the women’s suffrage movement in both Columbia, Missouri and the nation.  “She Got the Vote”; September 5, 2019 – September 30th, 2020  The exhibit can be found in the Walters East History Gallery at the Boone County History & Culture Center, Wednesday through Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sundays, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. 3801 Ponderosa St, Columbia
  • Kansas City, MO   One Half of the People: Advancing Equality for Women” is organized by the National Archives and Records Administration, and managed by the National Archives Traveling Exhibits Services (NATES). This exhibition was developed in collaboration with the National Archives’ “Rightfully Hers” National Outreach Initiative to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Scheduled to come to Kansas City Public Library June 16, 2020 – August 18, 2020, Kansas City Public Library in Kansas City, MO, https://www.kclibrary.org/

 

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