19th Amendment traveling exhibit opens Sunday

May 23, 2021 - May 29, 2021

After planning for most of 2019 to celebrate the 19th Amendments centennial year, League of Women Voters Minnesota (LWVMN) created a traveling exhibit to recognize the organizations mission and history over the past century. Then because of Covid-19. the exhibit was cancelled. Now from Sunday, May 23 through Saturday, May 29, the celebration can begin. The LWVMN Traveling Exhibit will be here in Park Rapids at the Armory Arts & Events Center, (201 Park Ave. So.). The show will also include a look at local League history and memorabilia. The exhibit will be open to the public starting Sunday, May 23 with a play titled The Suffragists plus One” at 2:30 p.m. The exhibit will be open from 2 to 6 p.m. each day except Wednesday, May 26. That day the public is invited to view the exhibit between 3 and 7 p.m. See the exhibits, pick up coupons or gift cards from local restaurants and go out to eat.  A door prize will be given in a drawing May 29. Visitors can enter the drawing every day and do not need to be present to win. The exhibit is free and open to the public. The Armory has a lift to accommodate those with mobility needs.