Events

Eleanor Roosevelt and Val-Kill: Emergence of a Political Leader, Permanent Exhibit

Eleanor Roosevelt and Val-Kill: Emergence of a Political Leader, Permanent Exhibit

Feb 1, 2020 to Oct 31, 2020 Location: 4097 Albany Post Road Hyde Park, NY 12538 "Eleanor Roosevelt and Val-Kill: Emergence of a Political Leader," a permanent exhibit located in the Stone Cottage at Val-Kill which examines Eleanor Roosevelt's world during the 1920s and 1930s and the influential women and men she worked with to shape a national political agenda during the New Deal. More...
Telling Her Story: New Acquisitions at Albany Institute

Telling Her Story: New Acquisitions at Albany Institute

Feb 8, 2020 to Jun 7, 2020 Location: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210 In honor of the one hundredth anniversary of women’s suffrage in the United States, this exhibition highlights women’s lives in New York's upper Hudson Valley and Capital Region. More...
Let's Bike HV: Kingston Women's Bicycle Festival

Let's Bike HV: Kingston Women's Bicycle Festival

Mar 8, 2020, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Location: 21 Franklin St, Kingston, NY 12401 2nd Annual Kingston Women's Bicycle Festival features Courtney Williams, "The Brown Bike Girl" More...

A Revolution of Her Own: Deborah Sampson's Revolutionary War

Mar 14, 2020, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Location: 897 South Columbus Ave, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550 Commemoration of Women’s History Month, featuring a 1 PM dramatic, living history presentation by a re-enactor portraying the dynamic , inspiring story of Deborah Sampson, the woman who disguised herself as a man and fought credibly for the American army in the Revolutionary War, including service in Westchester County. More...
Legendary Ladies along the Old Croton Aqueduct

Legendary Ladies along the Old Croton Aqueduct

Mar 15, 2020, 1:00 PM Location: 15 Walnut St, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522 We will walk south, and discuss the Aqueduct as well Margaret Sanger, “Fanny” Garrison Villard, Mary Anne Draper, Mamie Clark and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton. More...
Sharing Women’s History in the Hudson River Valley

Sharing Women’s History in the Hudson River Valley

Mar 17, 2020, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Location: 4079 Albany Post Rd, Hyde Park, New York 12538 As the 2020 centennial of the 19th Amendment approaches, the National Park Service is preparing to commemorate the story of the struggle for women’s suffrage nationwide. More...

Women Voted Here-Before Columbus at Clermont

May 3, 2020, 2:00 PM Location: 1 Clermont Ave, Germantown, NY 12526 Imagine that women have the right to choose all political representatives, removing from office anyone who doesn’t make wise decisions for the future. More...