Aug. 24: Missouri Women’s Netork Equality Day Brunch, 10 am – 2 pm, Clayton Plaza Hotel, 7750 Carondelet, Clayton
Sept. 19: Meader Center Speaker Series: “Women, Their Rights, and Nothing Less” featuring Elaine Weiss, author of The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight for the Vote, 6 pm at Clara Thompson Hall, Springfield. Panel discussion at 11 pm on Sept. 20, Midtown Carnegie Branch Library.
Sept. 27: State Board meets in Columbia at 3 pm
Sept. 28: Fall planning conference, Broadway Christian Church, 2601 Broadway, Columbia
Oct. 16-18: Centennial of Missouri League of Women Voters
Nov. 13: Centennial of St. Louis League, 6 pm banquet at the Sheldon Concert Hall
Nov. 2: Fall workshop in Sedalia focused on climate change
Dec. 7: Columbia League 100th Anniversary Event, 2 pm, Broadway Christian Church
Feb. 14: The national League of Women Voters was formally organized in Chicago. Carrie Chapman Catt described the purpose of the new organization: “The League of Women Voters is not to dissolve any present organization but to unite all existing organizations of women who believe in its principles.”
Aug. 18: Centennial of women’s suffrage victory. Tennessee was 36th state to ratify the 19th Amendment.
* Most board meetings begin in the morning around 9:30 am and end the middle of the afternoon around 3 pm. Those covering two days generally begin around 2 pm on the first date and end the next afternoon around 2 or 3 pm.