Women on Wheels: Bikes, Liberation and Suffrage
August 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm| Free
The programs celebrates the role bicycles played in liberating women, explores the impact of bicycles on women’s clothing, and uncovers the ways in which they helped suffrage organizers travel the area. The event will feature Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton reenactors, displays, refreshments and an optional bike ride around the gardens and beyond. Co-presented with Sonnenberg Gardens. This program was funded in part by a Humanities New York Action Grant.