Freedom Sisters & Suffragists
A production by Dr. Georgette Grier-Key
presented by the Oyster Bay Historical Society
On Friday evening, August 18, the Oyster Bay Historical Society will present a special celebration of the centennial of women's right to vote in New York State. Readers from the local Oyster Bay community and across Long Island will take part in the program by presenting a short passage from the writings and lives of influential women in American history.
Admission is $5 and includes light refreshments. Doors open at 5 pm for public viewing of Yana Copek's photography exhibition featuring classic American yachts. The Wightman House will also remain open until 6 pm for first-day viewing of the Society's new exhibition on Oyster Bay housekeeping.
Call 516-922-5032 for details.