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Chautauqua Institution Summer Field Trip
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Flag-bedecked suffragists ride in a parade in a flag-bedecked automobile.

Chautauqua Lecture Series
Week Five: The Vote and Democracy

We will take a day trip to Chautauqua Institution to attend the morning lecture (10:45 a.m.) of Jelani Cobb. A staff writer at The New Yorker and a Professor of Journalism at Columbia University, Mr. Cobb writes on topics of race, history, justice, politics, and democracy. For more information on his background and the lecture, click here.

Cost: $65 includes entrance fee, lecture, and a buffet lunch at the Athenaeum Hotel with fellow League members from Chautauqua and Cattaraugus/Allegany Counties.

Reservations can be made online below, or by calling or emailing the League office.

We are car pooling, so please indicate if you want to drive, to ride, or will be meeting us there (going on your own).


Register online:

If you register online, please enter contact details (Name of guest and email or telephone number) for each guest in your party.

Pay Online:
Price includes entrance fee, lecture and buffet lunch
Carpooling preference
Name of guest:
Phone number or Email address:
Or Pay by Mail:
You can also register by calling the League office at (716) 986-4898. or emailing lwvbn@lwvbn.org. Make checks payable to LWVBN and send your check and the the reservation form (PDF format) to: LWVBN, 1272 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209

If you encounter any difficulty, please email us about it!


Photo Credit: Bain News Service, 1913
Suffragists in parade .
Adapted from a Public Domain photo from The Library of Congress.