Gender and Political Participation Webinar

This is the fifth of six webinars called “100 Years of Women Voting” Symposium, hosted by the United States Capitol Historical Society. Distinguished speakers will discuss the impact of women in the American government and public life over the last century. Click here for tickets and more info. Back to Calendar (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || Read more...

Curatorial Collaborations: Exhibitions for Social Justice

Jane Addams Hull House 800 S Halsted St, Chicago

From the event organizer: Author Elena Gonzales shares highlights from her new book Exhibitions for Social Justice, which examines interesting new curatorial work and best practices - from sharing authority to inspiring action, from building solidarity to forging long-lasting memories. Gonzales will be joined in conversation with a range of representatives from local museums that Read more...

“Councilwoman” OWOV Film Festival Online Event

From the event organizer: Film screening and Zoom panel discussion. Councilwoman was directed by Margo Guernsey (2018). Carmen Castillo is a Dominican City Councilwoman who maintains her job cleaning hotel rooms, as she takes on her new role in politics. She faces skeptics who say she doesn’t have the education to govern, the power of Read more...

A Palace for The People: A Virtual Tour Of The Boston Public Library

From the event organizer: Majestically perched on the south end of Copley Square, across from (but careful not to overshadow) historic Trinity Church, the Boston Public Library is one of the city’s finest historic buildings. This Back Bay institution is of national significance for its history, art, and architecture. Founded in 1848, the BPL opened Read more...

The 5th annual Imagine This Women’s International Film Festival

From the event organizer: This Brooklyn-based women's film festival that aims to amplify and empower independent and aspiring womxn filmmakers from around the world. Imagine This goal is to support womxn by sharing their work with the public, promoting equal opportunities for BIPOC womxn and the LGBTQIA+ community while providing educational and professional development, and Read more...

First Ladies 1961-2017: Jackie to Michelle – FREE Online Presentation

From the event organizer: Learn about the important yet under-appreciated history of our First Ladies from Jacqueline Kennedy to Michelle Obama, covering the years 1963-2017. Emphasis will be on the fascinating lives of the First Ladies as individuals, before, during, and after their White House years, and also the contribution each First Lady made to Read more...

Virtual Tour : Jane Addams and the Activist Legacy of Hull-House

Jane Addams Hull House 800 S Halsted St, Chicago

From the event organizer: Join Jane Addams Hull-House Museum Education Manager Michael Ramirez on a virtual trip to the Near West Side to see Hull-House and its surrounding neighborhood. Learn about the life and work Hull-House founder Jane Addams, the unique work of its residents, the settlement house’s lasting impact, and the conditions immigrants faced Read more...

Uncorked: A Virtual Wine Tasting & Fundraiser with Alice Paul Institute

From the event organizer: We invite you to a special evening filled with fine drinks and plenty of laughs, as winemaker Emily Haines describes her winemaking process and walks you through a tasting of three of Terra O’Doro’s most exciting wines. Tickets are only $25 for the virtual tasting presentation. Each ticket covers up to Read more...

Women & Non-Binary Bike SF Coffee Club – A Virtual Gathering

From the event organizer: While we’re all sheltering in place, we’ll be doing our Women & Non-Binary Bike SF Coffee Club digitally! Join us on the first Friday of each month for a cup of coffee. Women & Non-Binary Bike SF Coffee Club is the perfect place to find community, talk about bikes, and share Read more...

Author Talk: Laura Kumin and All Stirred Up! Suffrage Cookbooks, Food and the Battle for Women’s Right to Vote

From the event organizer: Join us for an afternoon’s culinary adventure with Laura Kumin, author of All Stirred Up! Suffrage Cookbooks, Food, and the Battle for Women’s Right to Vote. This online program will include stories about the suffragists, the food they ate, and how cookbooks helped to win their cause. Ever courageous and creative, Read more...