HAPPY BIRTHDAY LWVUS – 100 Years and Growing

HAPPY BIRTHDAY LWVUS – 100 Years and Growing

Champaigne Toast
Monday, February 17, 2020 - 5:00pm

HAPPY BIRTHDAY LWVUS – 100 Years and Growing

February 17, OPEN HOUSE, 5 -8 p.m.

Guests, League members, and elected officials,

  • Viewed displays of 100 years of League work
  •  Viewed posters showing the years of work to get the 19th Amendment
  • Answered game questions about displays and posters
  • Got their picture taken as a Suffragist;
  • Participated in a Silent Auction
  • Sang Happy Birthday to LWV (Feb. 14) and to Susan B. Anthony (Feb. 15)
  • Drank a champagne toast to LWV (or punch);
  • Ate Birthday Cake and other goodies
  • Listened to a Jazz Ensemble from YPAS (Youth Performing Arts School)
  • Watched Carrie Chapman Catt calling for the formation of the League
  • Listened to Past Presidents sharing their memories
Here’s what’s available to commemorate 100 years: 
  • Hadley Pottery “Happy Birthday LWV” coaster
  • LWV T-Shirts & Aprons
  • Suffragist Bookmarks (set of 12)

Member Bill Lieshoff mounts Suffragist timeline   Another section of the Suffragist timeline.  100 Anniversary Andrea Caldwell