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CALENDAR

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

All events are located in Rochester, NY unless otherwise noted.

Feb 27
Noon
2:00 pm

Anthony Museum Monday Lecture Series
Jane Oakes, MA, will speak on "The Ladies of Rochester's Central Medical College, 1850-1852." Luncheon at noon ($25) or tea at 2:00 pm ($15). Carriage House, National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, 17 Madison St. To register, call 585-279-7490 x10 or reserve online.

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March
5 - 26

Women's History Month Film Series: Trailblazing Women
Sonita, City of Joy, League of Exotic Dancers, A Revolution in Four Seasons, Born in Flames ... see The Little website for movie dates and times. $5

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March 7
12:12 pm

Women Making History from 1917 - 2017
This year marks the 100th anniversary of women winning the vote in New York State. Deborah Hughes, President and CEO, National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House will speak about events planned for upstate New York. Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County, Kate Gleason Auditorium, 115 South Ave.

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March 13
Noon
2:00 pm

Anthony Museum Monday Lecture Series
Andreas Meyris, George Washington University, will speak on "Eleanor Roosevelt and the Democratic Process." Luncheon at noon ($25) or tea at 2:00 pm ($15). Carriage House, National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, 17 Madison St. To register, call 585-279-7490 x10 or reserve online.

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March 20
7:00 pm

Rochester NOW Meeting
First Unitarian Church, Room 110, 220 Winton Rd. South.

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April 1
9:30 am-
Noon

The Truth About Islam
A discussion on Islam with Dr. Khalid and Sabeeha Rehman, author of Threading My Prayer Rug: One Woman's Journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim. They will discuss women in Islam, family life, the Quran, Shariah, and the Shia-Sunni divide. Co-sponsored by Rochester NOW. AAUW Perkins Mansion, 494 East Ave. RSVP to Gaynelle. Free and open to the public.

If you can't make the morning discussion there will be a book reading at 3 pm at Barnes and Noble, Pittsford Plaza, 3349 Monroe Ave.

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April 3
Noon
2:00 pm

Anthony Museum Monday Lecture Series
Dr. Jean Elisabeth Pedersen, Assoc. Professor of History, Eastman School of Music, will speak on "Susan B. Anthony, Transatlantic Travel, and the International Council of Women." Luncheon at noon ($25) or tea at 2:00 pm ($15). Carriage House, National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, 17 Madison St. To register, call 585-279-7490 x10 or reserve online.

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April 4

Equal Pay Day
The date in 2017 that women must work to earn the same amount that men earned by the end of 2016.

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April 17
7:00 pm

Rochester NOW Meeting
First Unitarian Church, Room 110, 220 Winton Rd. South.

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