2020 Suffrage Centennial Events Calendar

Please check with individual event organizers, as events may have been postponed and cancelled due to ongoing circumstances linked to COVID-19

December 2019

Governor Hogan proclaims 2020 as the Year of The Woman in Maryland
Year of the Woman in Maryland

January

Howard County Historical Society – Year of the Howard County Woman Kick-Off

Howard County Historical Society – Year of the Howard County Woman Kick-Off

Howard County Historical Society – Year of the Howard County Woman Kick-Off
Women's Legislative Briefing

Year Of the Woman 2020 Dedication Ceremony

A Celebration and Conversation on the Battle to Pass the 19th Amendment

  • January 29th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Miller Senate Office Building, 11 Bladen Street Annapolis, MD 21401

February

100 Years Later: Women’s Fight to Win the Vote

  • February 11th, Breakfast at 9:00am | Program at 9:30am
  • Montgomery College Takoma Park / Silver Spring Campus Cultural Arts Center, 7996 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Amending America: How Women Won the Vote
Amending America Flyer

  • February 23rd, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
  • Silver Spring Civic Center, 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Dedication and Unveiling Goucher College Suffrage Marker on the National votes for Women Trail
Goucher College Suffrage Marker Dedication

  • February 28th, Program at 1:30pm – 2:30pm | Unveiling at 3:00pm
  • Buchner Hall of the Alumnae/I House, 1021 Dulaney Valley Road Baltimore, MD 21204
  • Miller Senate Office Building, 11 Bladen Street Annapolis, MD 21401

March

100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment and Proclamation of Women’s History Month
Frederick City - Women's History Month Proclamation

Frederick City - Women's History Month Proclamation

  • March 5th
  • Frederick City Mayor Michael C. O’Connor and the Board of Alderman issue proclamation of Women’s History Month and recognize 2020 as the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment Commission for Women Vice Chair Carole Jaar Sepe attends.

African Americans & The Women’s Suffrage Movement
The Black Vote Mural Project Flyer

Women of the World Festival presented by Notre Dame of Maryland University
This Event has been Cancelled
WOW: Women of The World

Fredrick Elected Women at Work

  • March 10th, 6:00pm
  • Primary Sponsor: Fredrick County Commission for Women
  • Ceresville Mansion 8529 Liberty Rd, Fredrick MD 21701
  • Photography exhibit with images by Fredrick County Public School Photography students

The Fredrick County Commission for Women 2020 Raving about Women Party
Raving About Women Flyer

Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame and Women of Tomorrow Awards Ceremony
This Event has been Cancelled
Valiant Women Banner

2020 Women’s History Month Banquet

May

1870 Parade Re-Enactment and Women’s Suffrage March
Voting Rights Celebration Flyer

August

Year of the Woman 2020 – Historic Aerial Photo
Year of the Woman

Women’s Suffrage 100th Anniversary

WED2020

2020 Women’s Centennial Summit

Please check with individual event organizers, as events may have been postponed and cancelled due to ongoing circumstances linked to COVID-19