Suffrage Activities for the Weekend of July 15-16

The weekend of July 15-16 promises to be a busy one for suffragist enthusiasts.

Sunday, July 16 there will be a Celebration of the life of Mary Louise Booth, suffragist from Yaphank, NY. (Mary Louise Booth was our Suffragist of the Month, April 2014.) There will be exhibits, lectures, a guided tour of her home, and refreshments. For further information log on to: http://yaphankhistorical.org.

If you are traveling in the Seneca Falls, New York area you might want to stop in and join the celebration honoring the First Women’s Rights Convention, held July 14-16. Colin Jenkins, great-granddaughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton will be there to led a procession, and help with the festivities. For further information check out the website: http://go.nps.gov/ConventionDays2017  or call 315-568-0024.

Take time to join one of these celebrations that help bring the New York suffrage centennial to life.

 

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