******* POSTPONED *******
The in-person Oxford celebration of the women’s suffrage centennial is being POSTPONED until 2021, due to covid-19 concerns about large gatherings. We’ll be posting online resources for celebrating, so stay tuned to our website and Facebook page!
Save the date! August 26, 2021!
Women's Suffrage Centennial (+1)
LWV Oxford will host a monumental celebration commemorating the 101st anniversary of ratification of the 19th amendment! This is a family-friendly event. Please come to all of the activities or whatever interests you. Free and open to everyone!
|5:00PM||Gather at Oxford's Uptown Memorial Park for music, community organization tables and children's activities|
|5:30PM||Program begins with welcome, historical enactments and surprises|
Parade forms to begin march down High Street to Oxford Community Art Center (OCAC).
You are welcome to MARCH WITH US!!!
|6:15PM||Arrive at OCAC (10 S. College Ave). There will be greetings from historical figures & a mayor's proclamation will be read.|
|6:30PM||Enter OCAC for refreshments, viewing of children's art exhibit in north parlor & viewing of Empowered Women art exhibit in south parlor and hallways|
|7:00PM||One-woman show on the life and work of Eleanor Roosevelt in OCAC ballroom (seating is limited to 200)|
* All times are approximate.
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