I Love My Park Day at Women’s Rights National Historical Park

Seneca Falls, NY- Join us at Women’s Rights National Park on May 7th for the 5th annual Parks and Trails New York I Love My Park Day. This year’s park project will be the Chamberlain Property where we’ll be cleaning up the waterfront and winter debris, planting flowers, and laying the foundation for a non-powered boat ramp from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

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Mink“Home, Democracy, and Citizenship- or?”

Seneca Falls, NY- Women’s Rights National Historical Park in partnership with Hobart and William Smith Colleges, will host a lecture titled, “Home, Democracy, and Citizenship- or?” on Thursday, April 28th at 5:00 pm in the Guntzel Theater. This is a talk about ‘Home’ and democratic citizenship. What did Settlement House workers mean by ‘Home’ at the beginning of the twentieth century?

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Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner Featured Speaker on April 14, 2016

Dr. Sally Roesch Wagner will be the featured speaker for the 3rd “Geneva Public Library’s Famous Author Series” sponsored by the Foundation for the Geneva Public Library. Dr. Wagner will present on Thursday evening April 14 at 7:00 pm in the Geneva Library Reading Room.

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Premiere of "Daughters of the New Republic: Sarah Bradford and Harriet Tubman" to be held at Women's Rights National Historical Park

Seneca Falls, NY – Women’s Rights National Historical Park is pleased to host the premiere showing of “Daughters of the New Republic: Sarah Bradford and Harriet Tubman” on Saturday, April 9th at 1:00 pm in the park’s Guntzel Theater. The film’s maker, Linda Robertson, Professor of Media and Society at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, will be introducing the historical documentary about Susan Bradford’s life and times in Geneva, NY and her collaboration with Harriet Tubman in writing Tubman’s well known biographies.

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Raising Awareness

The Friends of Women’s Rights National Historical Park, Inc., is a not-for-profit organization that supports the mission of the Park to promote awareness of the 1848 Women’s Rights Convention in Seneca Falls and its significance. 

Our Mission is to inspire individuals to support this Park, the birthplace of Women’s Rights in America.


Our Vision is to insure, in perpetuity, the preservation of the Park for the inspiration and full achievement of equality for all.

To achieve this end, the national Friends organization raises funds for Park initiatives, including the preservation of Park historical sites and educational programs.

 

 

The Centennial Goal of the National Park Service is to connect with and create the next generation of Park visitors, supporters and advocates.

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To be a “Friend” is to be an advocate of this important historical landmark and all it holds for the future.

We welcome your support through a financial contribution and your participation in the many events associated with the Women’s rights National Historical Park.  Please feel free to contact us with your comments and questions.

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