Join us for Suffragette Songs with the Raging Grannies, commemorating the first Woman elected to the US Congress
Join us as we commemorate the centennial anniversary of the election of the very first woman to US Congress — some 130 years after the founding of the republic.
November 5, 2016
At the California Stage
2509 R Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
This is a FREE Community Event — Donations are appreciated!
Jeannette Rankin was the first woman to hold a US federal office position in 1916 when elected by the state of Montana. In light of this historical event and the current event of a woman candidate for President in this year’s election, let’s remember the courageous Jeannette Rankin (1880-1973) through her living history performance by Jeanmarie Bishop. Continue reading →