Sonoma County 2020 Women's Suffrage Project
A contingent of Sonoma County 2020 Women's Suffrage Project marched at Women's March Santa Rosa 2020 on Saturday, January 18. Thanks to Angela Ryan and Paula Freund for being our banner carriers at the March. Be sure to check out our photo gallery on our home page for more pics from Women's March Santa Rosa.
On December 16, 2019, Dr Sally Roesch Wagner spoke at the Central Sonoma County Library. Dr Roesch Wagner delighted the crowd with her honest and open discussion of the challenges of the Suffrage Movement. She took us back to before the first Women's Convention in Seneca Falls of 1848 and provided us with stories from her research of the indigenous Iroquois Women of upstate New York who inspired t
Our Centennial Kick-off Celebration was on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at The Saturday Afternoon Club in Santa Rosa. Featured was a panel of speakers including (L to R) Leasa Graves - Project Coordinator of CA 2020 Women's Suffrage Project, Faith Ross - Curator of Petaluma Museum's 2020 Black History Museum, Stephanie Manieri - City of Santa Rosa Schools Trustee Area 6, Vince Harper - Director of Com
On November 1, 2019, we handed out 100 free yellow roses outside of the Justice Joseph A. Rattigan State Building in Santa Rosa, California, in honor of the centennial of our state's ratification of the 19th Amendment. California was the 18th State to ratify the 19th Amendment on it's way to victory.
We attended the League of Women Voters Sonoma County kick-off and panel presentation at Rincoln Valley Library on October 26, 2019.
Lights were all a glow in Suffrage Victory Colors on Women's Equality Day, August 26, 2019 in several locations around Sonoma County such as this one pictured: Courthouse Square in Downtown Santa Rosa.