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Jan 302024
 

 

 

 

 

Join us in the community room on Monday, March 11 for a special screening of a 19-minute documentary, Finding Justice: The Untold Story of Women’s Fight for the Vote followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker and Executive Director of the Justice Bell Foundation, Amanda Owen.
Part present-day detective story and part a historical account of the movement for voting rights, Finding Justice tells the story of a band of intrepid women and their one-ton bronze bell that became a celebrated icon of the women’s suffrage movement.  Preview the documentary here.
About the filmmaker/presenter:

Amanda Owen is an author and an independent scholar of women’s history. She is a co-founder and the Executive Director of the Justice Bell Foundation. She wrote and directed the documentary Finding Justice: The Untold Story of Women’s Fight for the Vote, and is currently writing a book about the Justice Bell’s role in the American women’s suffrage movement, Justice Bell Foundation website.

Registration is recommended for this event to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.  If there is not enough registered prior to Thursday, March 7, program will be rescheduled.

Register Here!

This program is for ages 10+. Children under the age of 8 will need to be accompanied by an adult at all times while in the library.