Rochester NOW Calendar

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"This opportunity was brought to you courtesy of feminism." -- Marie C. Wilson, President and Founder, The White House Project

August 25

Women's Rights National Historical Park Celebrates a Hundred Years of the National Park Service
See website for schedule of events which include portrayals of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Alice Paul, tours of the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House and an evening concert.

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August 26
1:00 pm

Women's Equality Day
August 26 will commemorate the 1920 certification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, granting women the right to vote. Guest speaker Jane Wilcox will give her presentation "Finding American Women's Voices through the Centuries: Letters, Journals, Newspapers, and Court Records." Women's Rights National Historical Park, 136 Fall St., Seneca Falls. Free.

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Sept. 19
7:00 pm

Rochester NOW Meeting
James Sheppard, retired Rochester Police Chief, will speak on "Being the Best Version of Yourself." Chapter business meeting to follow. First Unitarian Church, 220 Winton Rd. South.

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Oct 5
Noon

YWCA's Empowering Women Luncheon
Keynote speaker: Beverly Gooden, victims' rights advocate and creator #WhyIStayed. Riverside Convention Center. $60. See website for more information and to register.

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Oct 6 - 16

ImageOut: The Rochester LGBT Film Festival
See website for schedule of films and events.

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Oct. 17
7:00 pm

Rochester NOW Meeting
Chapter business meeting. First Unitarian Church, 220 Winton Rd. South.

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Oct. 19

Love Your Body Day
The Love Your Body campaign challenges the message that a woman’s value is best measured through her willingness and ability to embody current beauty standards. See Love Your Body Day website for more details.

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