S A V E T H E D A T E
Cast your VOTE for ELIZABETH by midnight ET April 5!
The WOMEN ON 20's Campaign
is lobbying for a woman to replace Andrew Jackson on the USD $20 by 2020 in time to celebrate the 100th anniversary of women's woting rights in America and the multitude of ways women built this country.
Let's put ELIZABETH CADY STANTON on the USD$20. Get inspired by this (1 min.) video from some local young women: https://youtu.be/IpAj-dmHe7U
Then, cast your vote online BY APRIL 5 at: http://www.womenon20s.org
For a flyer with more information
HerSTORY—Elizabeth Cady Stanton
FULTON & MONTGOMERY COUNTY, NY
Each month in 2015, special events will honor the legacy of Elizabeth Cady Stanton in celebration of her 200th birthday.
CLICK HERE for event schedule.
ECS WOMEN'S SYMPOSIUM 2015
March 21, 2015
2755 State Hwy 67, Johnstown
8:30AM - 3:30PM
CLICK HERE for the program with registration form.
N E W S
ELIZABETH & EILEEN'S CLOSET
Community Service Project
Local High School Girls Invited
Need a dress for a spring prom or formal occasion?
Open the last Saturday, January-April
(1/31, 2/28, 3/28, 4/25)
12noon – 2PM
St. John's Episcopal Church
Corner Main & Market Sts.
ECSHA partners with the Sisters of Union College's Gamma Phi Beta Sorority to help local high school girls find that perfect outfit for a spring prom or formal event. The collection has over 250 beautiful dresses, as well as accessories, available to borrow for a $30 refundable deposit when the items are returned. Any questions? E-mail Nancy Brown firstname.lastname@example.org or CLICK HERE for more information.
W O M E N ' S H I S T O R Y
ECS ONLINE LESSON PLANS
AVAILABLE FOR FOURTH AND FIFTH GRADE TEACHERS
ECSHA is grateful to Stewart's Shops for awarding a grant to create online lesson plans that focus on Elizabeth Cady Stanton's role in the suffrage movement. Mrs. Stanton's great-great granddaughter, Coline Jenkins, narrates the story. CLICK HERE.
V I S I T I N G
J O H N S T O W N
ECSHA created two ways to learn about local women's history:
"WALK IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF ELIZABETH CADY STANTON"
W O M E N M A K I N G
CELL PHONE TOUR
Enjoy a one-hour, one-mile cell phone tour that includes directions for ten narrated stops in Johnstown.
CLICK HERE for the flyer.
BERKSHIRE BANK LOBBY
Corner Main & Market Sts., Johnstown
(Site of the Cady family residence)
View displays about the Cady family.
A D I F F E R E N C E
ECSHA Member Feature
Living History Presenter Sue McLane
Sue McLane, known as "The Victorian Lady," offers a variety of educational talks for audiences of children and adults.
Contact Us at:
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association
P.O. Box 753
Johnstown, NY 12095-0753