Suffrage Centennial

Posted on: Tuesday, June 1, 2010 - 10:00am

A Celebration of the Washington State Suffrage Centennial
Whatcom Museum
Old City Hall Building
Sunday, March 1, 2:00pm

This special program celebrates women's suffrage in Washington State and looks toward Washington's suffrage centennial.  Local folk singer and educator Linda Allen will present an interactive media program.  "Here's to the Women" tells the stories of six Washington women through narrative, song and images.  These stories showcase both the silencing of women's experience and empowering of women's voices. 

Also included will be histsorical displays from local women's organizations and additional guest speakers.  Western Libraries Special Collections and the Center for Pacific Northwest Studies will showcase images and other resources from their collections.

Admission is free.

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