Event Details

Tom Twomey Series: 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

Date: October 19th, 2017
Venue: East Hampton Library
Address: 159 Main Street
City: East Hampton
Organization: East Hampton Library
Time: 06:00 p.m. - 07:30 p.m.
Price: Free
Age: All
Website: http://www.tomtwomeyseries.org
Phone: 631-324-0222 x3


Join us for the final event in this year’s Tom Twomey Series, the Annual Tom Twomey Lecture in Local History: “The East End, Long Island, and 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York State.” In celebration of New York State’s Suffrage Centennial, author Antonia Petrash will discuss the suffrage movement on Long Island and Arlene Hinkemeyer will focus on the suffragists of the East End, including Mrs. Thomas L. (May Groot) Manson of Main Street, East Hampton. Explore the suffrage exhibition in the Library’s Tom Twomey Gallery and the multimedia work of the Library’s young adult team as they bring the local women’s suffrage story of a century ago to life. FREE admission. All are welcome, no reservations required. Moderated by Judith Hope, hosted by Brooke Kroeger. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons; the Town of East Hampton; and Hugh King, East Hampton Town Crier and Village Historian.