December 6, 2019

Propylaeum suffragists made a statement at the opening reception for the Indiana Historical Society’s Festival of Trees held on November 15. The Propylaeum sponsored tree, “The Suffragists Gift,” was designed by Bev Watkins. Cindy Dillman assisted with decorations and...

December 6, 2019

On Wednesday, December 18 the Propylaeum will welcome Ms. Celestine Bloomfield for our Prop Day Program. Bloomfield is a member of the Storytellers Guild of Indianapolis and is a retired teacher.

Bloomfield tells stories to all ages, and tailors performances for specifi...

November 12, 2019

October 17th marked the first speaker in our Marilyn K. Glick Women's Enrichment Series for the 2019-2020 season. Carolene Mays-Medley, current Executive Director of White River State Park Development Commission, gave a moving and engaging talk describing both her pers...

November 12, 2019

The Indiana Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission, which was established to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment in 2020, will be organizing a number of activities and events to celebrate this milestone in our state and nati...

October 3, 2019

A public dedication ceremony for an Indiana state historical marker commemorating renowned women’s suffrage leader May Wright Sewall is scheduled for Friday, October 4, 2019. The marker dedication will begin at 2:00 p.m. in Veterans Memorial Plaza, along the south side...

October 3, 2019

What stories and beliefs were passed down to you about women’s suffrage? Come and explore the varied ways different populations experienced suffrage and other aspects of the women’s movement at “Ain’t I a Woman?” on November 7 from 6:00-8:30. The Propylaeum has partner...

October 3, 2019

Enjoy hearing Indianapolis author and Prop member Kassie Ritman share her new books, Meridian Whispers and Meridian Street: Images of America. Get the chance to meet the author and have books signed.

Light appetizers will be served and a cash bar will be available for d...

October 3, 2019

The Marilyn K. Glick Women’s Enrichment Series continues to be a huge success at the Propylaeum. Looking forward to the 2020-2021 Series, who would you like to hear speak?

The Women’s Enrichment Series  is an annual, three-part lecture series featuring Indiana women who...

September 6, 2019

The centennial of women’s suffrage in 2020, commemorating the most significant event for gender equality to date in the U.S., gives the Indianapolis Propylaeum an unprecedented opportunity to highlight inspirational women: the ones who have made a difference in the pas...