PITTSFORD WELCOMES VOTETILLA
CELEBRATING WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE on JULY 20

SAVE THE DATE - the Susan B. Anthony Museum & House VoteTilla honoring the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote in New York State will make its way to Carpenter Park at the Port of Pittsford on Thursday, July 20. Pittsford Town Supervisor Bill Smith, Pittsford Village Mayor Bob Corby and Town and Village board members will welcome the VoteTilla of five canal boats, complete with re-enactors in 19th century period costume, when it arrives at 11:35am; members of the public are encouraged to attend! Historic Pittsford and the Women's Club of Pittsford have planned a full day of activities at the park and nearby locations to compliment activities organized by the VoteTilla Fleet committee. See the current schedule below; please note the schedule is subject to change.

All activities except the Scholars Luncheon are free and open to the public.

THURSDAY, JULY 20

11:00 a.m. -
4:00 p.m.
Children's booth with information and activities
(Women's Club of Pittsford/Historic Pittsford event)
Carpenter Park at the Port of Pittsford
22 North Main Street
11:35 a.m.
VoteTilla arrival and welcome -
Pittsford officials and community members,
Historic Pittsford
Carpenter Park at the Port of Pittsford
22 North Main Street
12:00 noon -
1:00 p.m.
Pittsford Village Mayor Bob Corby walking tour of Schoen Place
Meet at the Veterans’ Monument in
Carpenter Park at the Port of Pittsford
22 North Main Street
12:00 noon -
2:00 p.m.
Scholars' Luncheon, advance tickets required
(VoteTilla committee event)
ticket info at www.susanbanthonyhouse.org
Pittsford Community Library
24 State Street
1:30 p.m.
Author Pat Gorthy "Peppermint Summer" book signing
(Historic Pittsford event)
Historic Pittsford Little House
18 Monroe Avenue
(next to the Fire House)
2:30 p.m. -
3:30 p.m.
Author Ken Florey discussion:
Suffrage Memorabilia from the New York Campaigns
and book signing of
Women’s Suffrage Memorabilia
and “American Woman Suffrage Postcards
(Historic Pittsford event)
Village Hall,
21 North Main Street
(across from the park)
3:30 p.m.
"A Time in the Life of Frederick Douglass, Shields Green, and a Woman Called Moses"
presentation by Akwaaba
(VoteTilla committee event)
Carpenter Park gazebo at
the Port of Pittsford
22 North Main Street
4:00 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
"A Union in Fact, a Union in Spirit" re-enactors
(VoteTilla committee event)
Carpenter Park gazebo at
the Port of Pittsford
22 North Main Street
5:00 p.m. -
7:00 p.m.
Carpenter Park gazebo at
the Port of Pittsford
22 North Main Street
7:00 p.m. -
8:30 p.m.
Susan B. Anthony discussion/portrayal
by Jeanne Gehret
(Pittsford Community Library event)
Pittsford Community Library
24 State Street

FRIDAY, JULY 21

9:00 a.m.
The VoteTilla leaves Pittsford headed to Rochester. Arrives at approximately 12:30 p.m.