Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Calendar Page, Month-at-a-Glance

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
1:30-2:30pm
Wichita Public Library
223 S. Main St.
Wichita, KS 67202
95th Anniversary: Library Panel Discussion. On Aug. 26, 1920, women in America received the right to vote. Join us for a panel discussion from the League of Women Voters who will share what it took to get this amendment passed. This event is part of the Senior Wednesday series.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
2-4pm
Sedgwick Co Historical Museum
204 S. Main St.
Wichita, KS 67202
Women Rising: How Kansas Women Gained the Vote. Historian and author Diane Eickhoff, with support from the Kansas Humanities Council, will present "Women Rising: How Kansas Women Gained the Vote, 1859-1912." Reception following. Free and open to the public.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
7-9pm
WSU Hughes Metroplex
1845 Fairmount St.
Wichita, KS 67260
National Women's Equality Day Celebration. Don't miss this major patriotic event! Former Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger will be the keynote speaker at this event that will include music and remarks from local female leaders to commemorate the actual signing of the 19th Amendment 95 years ago on August 26, 1920. This event is co-sponsored by the WSU Department of Political Science and the Hugo Wall Center. Free and open to the public.