One Billion Rising – Women’s Rights Gallery Exhibit

One Billion Rising

Art Exhibition – February 3-20, 2014, Gallery Hours are Monday-Thursday, 10am-2pm Reception Thursday, February 6, 2014 5:30-7:30pm Polk State College Visual Arts is hosting an art exhibition that Raises awareness about Domestic Violence, supports Women’s rights, and promotes art with a social context. This exhibition will provide the community with an cultural event and students […]

Florida Lecture Series: Leslie Kemp Poole

Leslie Kemp Poole, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies at Rollins College, presents “Saving Florida: Women’s Fight for the Environment in the Twentieth Century” Even before they had the right to vote, women were at the forefront of the fight to save Florida’s unique environment. Most likely the fight began in 1900 when a group of Miami women organized the first meeting of […]

Women of Note

 To once again celebrate women composers who have made significant contributions to music, Professor Diane Stahl proudly presents Women of Note II. Encompassing different genres, from voice to chamber music, an impressive group of faculty artists will offer you an evening of total joy as they share music composed by such extraordinary women as Clara […]

The 19th Amendment at 100 Years: Commemorating Women’s Right to Vote

Kathleen Area Historical Society Photo of Jennifer Canady, Gives date/time/location of program

Presented by Kathleen Area Historical Society at Heritage Park, 8950 North Campbell Road, Lakeland, FL 33810 on Thursday, April 16, 2020 @ 6:30 p.m. Join us at Heritage Park for Jennifer Canady’s engaging and entertaining presentation about the brave, strong, and determined women at the local and state level who led the effort to secure […]

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