Events

Better Days 2020 hosts monthly events to popularize Utah women's history. Please visit the links below to reserve your place!

 
 
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July 31, 2018

Guest Speaker: Professor Valerie Hudson 

Join Professor Valerie Hudson and Better Days 2020 for a lunchtime conversation about the importance of women's voices in political and social communities. Dr. Hudson will present her work linking the security of women to the security of states and discussing its implications for the future of Utah. Come ask Dr. Hudson questions and learn from this celebrated pioneer of gender policy analysis, named one of the top 100 Most Influential Global Thinkers.

When: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Where: The Thomas S. Monson Center - University of Utah, 411 East South Temple Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Purchase tickets here. 


August 26, 2018

By Invitation Only: Downtown Walking Tour

In celebration of Women's Equality Day, Better Days 2020 will host a group of social influencers on a tour of downtown Salt Lake City suffrage sites as described in our Downtown Walking Tour

Women's Equality Day is celebrated in the United States on August 26 to commemorate the 1920 adoption of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. It was first celebrated in 1973 and is proclaimed each year by the United States President.

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September 7, 2018

Public Festival: Party Like It's 1870

Bring the whole family to learn about Utah women's history while having a lot of fun! This informational festival will include Studio C cast members, storytellers, food trucks, games and special visitors from the past.

When: Friday, September 7th, 2018 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Where: This is the Place Heritage Park: The Garden Place

Purchase tickets here. 


September 8, 2018

Better Days 2020 Founder Presents at TEDxSaltLakeCity

Better Days 2020 co-founder Neylan McBaine is one of the selected speakers at the 2018 TEDxSaltLakeCity event. Come hear her talk about how Utah was at the leading edge of women's advancement in the 19th Century.

When: Saturday, September 8th, 2018. Speakers run from 9:00am to 5:00pm

Where: Kingsbury Hall, The University of Utah

Purchase tickets here.  

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September 29, 2018

Better Days 2020 Presents at Family Roots Conference, St. George

Better Days 2020 partners with Kindex to provide a free youth event at the family history conference, Family Roots.

When: Saturday, September 29th, 2018. 

Where: Dixie Convention Center, St. George

Purchase tickets here.