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Event Series

Bold Women. Change History.

September 2019 – September 2020

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New! Visit the Bold Women. Change History. exhibit at the Center for Colorado Women's History.

One hundred years ago, this country adopted the Nineteenth Amendment—the biggest expansion of voting rights in US history. Happening after decades of struggle and activism, it was a moment that revolutionized women's roles in our democracy. History Colorado's Bold Women. Change History. speaker series is part of the Women's Vote Centennial // Colorado 2020 commemoration. The series features scholars, authors, and history-makers who illuminate the rich history of voting rights, the inspirational contributions of women in Colorado and the nation, and the amazing innovations that happen when we knock down barriers and prohibit discrimination.

Complimentary onsite childcare for children ages 6 to 12 is available for the Bold Women. Change History. events by request. Please complete the childcare request form 48 hours in advance of the event date. Guardians are required to stay on the premises and must complete a check-in form and present ID at pickup. For questions please contact April.Legg@state.co.us 303-866-4688.

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Upcoming Events

Bold Women. Change History. The Summit

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POSTPONED: Gale Norton // April 9, 2020
First Female Secretary of the Interior
*** This event is being rescheduled. New date TBD. ***

Dawn Teele and Sally Roesch Wagner // May 27, 2020
Women's Suffrage Scholars

Tina Cassidy // August 12, 2020
Women + Culture Writer

Lisa Kathleen Graddy // September 23, 2020
Smithsonian Women's Suffrage Exhibit Curator

Upcoming Events

Thu, Apr 9

Wed, May 27

Wed, Aug 12

Wed, Sep 23