The Woman’s Century Club enjoyed a presentation by guest speaker David B. Williams at our September meeting. David uses his education and experience as a geologist to write about the interaction between people and the natural world. He discussed his newest book, “Too High and Too Steep: Reshaping Seattle’s Topography.” David is pictured here with Club member, Michele Genthon, who introduced him.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Members Only Event – Sneak Preview of the film “Suffragette,” starring Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, and Meryl Streep, at the SIFF Uptown. Question and answer period with director Sarah Gavron afterward.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Members Only Event – Private tour of the Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI) exhibit, American Spirits: The Rise & Fall of Prohibition.
Women’s Christian Temperance League banners.
Woman’s Century Club members enjoy the tour!
Our tour guide, Meris Mullaley, MOHAI Adult Public Programs Assistant.
Carrie Nation (1846-1911), a radical member of the temperance movement, was known for attacking saloon bars with a hatchet!
One of Carrie’s hatchets.
Members of the Woman’s Century Club pose with Meyer Lansky, Al Capone, and Lucky Luciano.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Guest speaker Arielle Lawson of Capitol Hill EcoDistrict. Capitol Hill EcoDistrict is a neighborhood-based sustainability initiative led by Capitol Hill Housing.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Members Only Event – Private tour of the Imogen Cunningham photography exhibit at Cornish College of the Arts. Tour led by Visual Arts Librarian and exhibit curator Bridget Nowlin.
Friday, May 15, 2015
“May Breakfast” – Special location: The Stimson-Green Mansion, 1204 Minor Avenue, Seattle
Friday, April 17, 2015
Guest speaker Chris Veltri, Development Associate at Ryther Child Center.
Friday, March 20, 2015
Dr. Amy Peloff, Affiliate Assistant Professor of Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Washington, spoke on non-traditional feminist Erma Bombeck in a presentation titled, This Bridge Called My Vacuum: Creating Space for Housewives in Second Wave Feminism.
Dr. Amy Peloff. Photo by Cynthia Anderson.
Saundra Magnussen Martin, Corresponding Secretary, with speaker Amy Peloff.