2020 Centennial

2020 Centennial


Hard Won, Not Done

League of Women Voters Iowa Sponsored Centennial Events, information and merchandise
The gains?  Hard Won   The status today?  Not Done  
The future is calling to help learn from the past.  How will you answer?

Metro Des Moines Events  Women's Rights button

Postponed till the Fall - A Celebration of Mary Kline Misol's 19 Portraits of Suffragists |
Artisan Gallery 218, 218 5th St., WDM

    May 20, 2020 | Wednesday | Co-sponsor with Chrysalis Foundation |
                                               Virtual Event

Time 11:45 AM - 1 PM
Topic The Power of Women's Movements
Part 2 "hashtag activism, people power, and generational change: women moving forward" with Dr. Rachel Caufield and Dr. Kesho Scott- Fileflyer and ticket information
  We will look closer at today's movements - how the internet and social media have changed how we mobilize and work together to improve our communities and our world.

           August 27, 2020
| Thursday | Centennial Gala

         The Gala logoMemorabilia - still available


 PDF iconButtons in the images of Mary Kline Misol's 19 "suffragist" portraits and Meneese Wall images

Check the LWV IA 19th Amendment website for additional memorabilia - go to the top of this page for the link.

We are celebrating other notable anniversaries this year, in addition to
the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment giving women the right to vote.  They are:

100th Anniversary of the Founding of the League of Women Voters
55th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965