Champlain Valley Suffrage Centennial 2021 Auto Tour Events

August 21, 2021

12pm - 3pm

Location:
City Park and Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls, NY

The final stop on the Champlain Valley Suffrage Centennial Auto Tour is beautiful City Park in downtown Glens Falls,NY. The Folk life Center at Crandall Public Library will host the Suffrage pageant Forward Into Light Reimagined. Actors in white will perform the history of women’s rights throughout the ages, along with songs and a chorus of"The March of the Women" by Dame Ethel Smyth. Before and after the pageant the audience is invited to participate in the Broom Brigade, Votes for Women! Story time, and children’s activities. Suffrage and local women’s history exhibits sponsored by Warren County Historical Society, the Chapman Museum, and Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership will be on display outside. Inside the Library in the Folk life Galleries, visit Equali-tea:Suffragist in Red work, an exhibit of 42 embroidered portraits on NY suffragists.

Contact:Tisha Dolton, 518-792-6508 x292, pdolton@sals.edu

For more information contact CVSCAT coordinator, Tisha Dolton (518-792-6508, ex292) and/or the coordinators for each weekend.

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