Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage
May 2, 2020
Join us in Henderson, NV
Parade will start at 10:00 a.m. on Water St.
If you would like to participate in the parade, please fill out the application located on the Parade page.
The National Collaborative for Women's History is leading the effort to develop a National Votes for Women Trail. Through the efforts of Nevada coordinator Dr. Joanne Goodwin, Nevada has 5 sites that will tell the untold story of suffrage for all women.
Dedication of a Historical Markers
Las Vegas - March 5, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
Historical Fifth Street School
Battle Mountain - July 4, 2020, time to be announced
Reno - To Be Determined
March 28, 2020
Please join the Nevada Chapter of the National Organization for Women and the League of Women Voters Nevada for a Suffrage Centennial 2020 event on Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 5-8pm. We are excited to announce a performance of "Tea With Alice and Me" written and performed by Alice Paul Scholar, Zoe Nicholson at the Clark County Library, Main Theater, This one woman, multi-media stage presentation features Zoe with a backdrop of hundreds of photographs and newspaper clippings, telling the story of the great teacher of Nonviolent Direct Action and the incendiary thread of tea in the American Women’s Revolution; Seneca Falls: 1848 to Washington DC 2020.
For Information on Sponsorships and Information tabling available with the theme “Suffrage is Unfinished Business”, email email@example.com.
Stitching Together Women's Suffrage: The 2020 Quilt celebrates the Centennial Anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the United States.
Nevada Commission for Women Commissioner Durette Candito displays the block she created to be registered for the project. The quilt will be displayed at Anthony Museum 2020 celebrations.
August 26, 2020
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The Rightfully Hers Popup Exhibit is now on view outside the Nevada Secretary of State's office. This new pop-up exhibit from the National Archives commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Explore the history of the ratification of this historic amendment, women's voting rights before and after, and its impact today.
Thank you Joan!! We will hang the banner with pride at our events to celebrate the ratification of the 19th Amendment.