Women's Vote Centennial hero

Event Series

Bold Women. Change History.

September 2019 – September 2020

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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 the Women's Vote Centennial // 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

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Dolores Huerta // December 12, 2019
Founder & President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation

Astronaut Susan Helms // January 9, 2020
Pioneering Woman Astronaut

Carol Anderson // February 12, 2020
Human Rights Advocate

Liette Gidlow // March 11, 2020
Post-Suffrage Politics

Gale Norton // April 9, 2020
Former Colorado Attorney General

Dawn Teele and Sally Roesch Wagner // Wednesday, 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, Dec 12

Thu, Jan 9

Wed, Feb 12

Wed, Mar 11

Thu, Apr 9

Wed, May 27