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Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality

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Tuesday – Friday
12pm – 4pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

Visit Paulsdale to see the new exhibit Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality. No appointment needed! Paulsdale is open for visitors every Tuesday through Friday from 12:00-4:00 pm. $5/person.

For group programs, contact Kris Myers at kmyers@alicepaul.org or 856-231-1885.


 June 2016


Dine, Donate & Vote!

 

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016
8am – 9pm
Pop Shop
1 Bank St, Medford, NJ

The Alice Paul Institute is getting into the voting spirit!

As the nation votes for their favorite candidates, the staff at the Alice Paul is offering you a rare chance to vote for your favorite milkshake flavor! Which will win? Chocolate? Or maybe Vanilla or that wacky Mint Chip?

Join the Alice Paul Institute for a Dine-And-Donate fundraising event at the Pop Shop in Medford, NJ on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. Dine all day – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and don’t forget dessert(!) – and the generous owners will donate 15% of sales to support the dynamic work of the Alice Paul Institute’s girls’ leadership programs and preservation of historic Paulsdale, the childhood home of the American suffragist Alice Stokes Paul

Stop by, have some delicious feel-good-food, and mark your ballot for your favorite flavor! Each person who votes will receive a coupon for a free ice cream cone!


The Equality Bowl:  Cosmic Bowling & Fundraiser

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Wednesday, June 8, 2016
6pm – 8pm
Laurel Lanes
2825 Route 73 South, Maple Shade, NJ  08052

The Girls Advisory Council is hosting this super fun fundrasier! Come for a fun night of bowling and support Girls Learn International (GLI), an organization that educates and empowers U.S. students to create solutions for obstacles and inequities that girls face around the world.

The Girls Advisory Council is hosting this run fundrasier! Come for a fun night of bowling and support Girls Learn International (GLI), an organization that educates and empowers U.S. students to create solutions for obstacles and inequities that girls face around the world.

Tickets are $25 per person at the door, and include bowling, shoe rental, pizza, and soda. Register early for only $20!

Cant’ come but want to support the Girls Advisory Council? Sponsor the event! Contact Taylor Gilbert for more information: taytayc622@aol.com


 Second Saturday Tours

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Saturday, June 11th
12pm – 2pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

No appointment necessary! Enjoy a beautiful afternoon tour of historic Paulsdale. Tours begin with a 15-minute DVD presentation, The Life of Alice Stokes Paul, 1885-1977. Guests then walk around the porch to learn about the farm that once surrounded Paulsdale. Inside the house, visitors view the new exhibit Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality and learn about the Paul family’s daily life in the house, the restoration of the site, and its present-day use as a women’s history center and a leadership institute for women and girls.

Do not miss: This spring, we have a special display of letters and articles featuring Alice Paul’s experience in England as a suffragette in the Pankhurst’s Women’s Social and Political Union (1908-1910).  This display will change in June so come out to see it today!

No registration is required, but large groups are encouraged to call ahead. If you have any questions, please contact us at 856-231-1885 or info@alicepaul.org.

Tickets are $5/person.   Click here to purchase advance tickets or pay at the door.


Club Connections

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
5pm to 6:30pm
Ramblewood Country Club
200 Country Club Pkwy, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054
$25.00 per person

Join us for the Alice Paul Institute’s annual networking event for professional women (and men)! This year we’re hosting the event at the newly renovated and beautifully updated Ramblewood Country Club. You’ll have the chance to connect with local leaders from various industries, including the fields of banking, law, manufacturing, tech, non-profits and more! Sip a glass of wine or beer in the expansive bar that overlooks the gorgeous golf course and nibble on delicious hors d’oeuvres while socializing with accomplished women and men from area businesses. You’ll also have an opportunity to win a fantastic raffle prize and meet Ramblewood staff to learn about upcoming women’s golf clinics. Networking has never been so fun!

Tickets are $25 per person. Register online at here,  And be sure to bring a friend to enjoy the evening with you!


APPLI: College & Careers (girls ages 14-18)

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June 27th – 30th
9am – 5pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

Teen girls will prepare for their futures in the Alice Paul Professional Leadership Institute (APPLI): College & Careers program.  Each four-day program includes college campus and workplace visits to meet female professionals at area companies. Girls have workshops on the college application process, interview skills, financing your education, choosing the right (and realistic) school that matches your goals, resume development, business etiquette and more.  Includes a networking practice session with professional women from a variety of fields and interests.   This is a life-changing program for teen girls!

Session 1:  June 27 – 30, 2016

  • Trips: Trips include a visit to the law office of Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads, LLP, Rastelli’s Market Fresh where they will learn about entrepreneurship and the food industry), and visits to the campuses of  Rowan College of Burlington County and Rowan University.
  • Workshops:  Workshops will be held on college admissions, resume writing, and professional appearance with Rizzieri Salon, Spas and School .
  • Mentoring:  The first day will include a networking event with Alice Paul Leadership Program alumni who are now in college or beginning their careers.  The last day features a mentor networking event at Paulsdale with women professionals from a variety of fields.

APPLI is held at the Alice Paul Institute housed at historic Paulsdale (128 Hooten Road, Mount Laurel, NJ), the home of suffragist and women’s rights leader Alice Stokes Paul (1885-1977). 

$275 per student. Scholarship funds are available.

Register here.


July 2016


Second Saturday Tours

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Saturday, July 9th
12pm – 2pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

No appointment necessary! Enjoy a beautiful afternoon tour of historic Paulsdale. Tours begin with a 15-minute DVD presentation, The Life of Alice Stokes Paul, 1885-1977. Guests then walk around the porch to learn about the farm that once surrounded Paulsdale. Inside the house, visitors view the new exhibit Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality and learn about the Paul family’s daily life in the house, the restoration of the site, and its present-day use as a women’s history center and a leadership institute for women and girls.

Do not miss: This spring, we have a special display of letters and articles featuring Alice Paul’s experience in England as a suffragette in the Pankhurst’s Women’s Social and Political Union (1908-1910).  This display will change in June so come out to see it today!

No registration is required, but large groups are encouraged to call ahead. If you have any questions, please contact us at 856-231-1885 or info@alicepaul.org.

Tickets are $5/person.   Click here to purchase advance tickets or pay at the door.


APPLI: College & Careers (girls ages 14-18)

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July 11th – 14th
9am – 5pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

Teen girls will prepare for their futures in the Alice Paul Professional Leadership Institute (APPLI): College & Careers program.  Each four-day program includes college campus and workplace visits to meet female professionals at area companies. Girls have workshops on the college application process, interview skills, financing your education, choosing the right (and realistic) school that matches your goals, resume development, business etiquette and more.  Includes a networking practice session with professional women from a variety of fields and interests.   This is a life-changing program for teen girls!

July 11 – 14: Session

  • Trips:  Trips include a visit to the campuses of Rowan University, Rowan College of Burlington County, Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey and local businesses (to be announced soon!).
  • Workshops: Workshops in this session include college admissions, professional etiquette, resume writing, and how to finance college.
  • Mentoring: The first day will include a networking event with Alice Paul Leadership Program alumni who are now in college or beginning their careers.  The last day features a mentor networking event at Paulsdale with women professionals from a variety of fields.

APPLI is held at the Alice Paul Institute housed at historic Paulsdale (128 Hooten Road, Mount Laurel, NJ), the home of suffragist and women’s rights leader Alice Stokes Paul (1885-1977). 

$275 per student. Scholarship funds are available.

Register here.


APPLI: College & Careers (girls ages 14-18)

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July 25th – 28th
9am – 5pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

Teen girls will prepare for their futures in the Alice Paul Professional Leadership Institute (APPLI): College & Careers program.  Each four-day program includes college campus and workplace visits to meet female professionals at area companies. Girls have workshops on the college application process, interview skills, financing your education, choosing the right (and realistic) school that matches your goals, resume development, business etiquette and more.  Includes a networking practice session with professional women from a variety of fields and interests.   This is a life-changing program for teen girls!

July 25-28

  • Trips: In this session students will visit the campuses of Rowan University, Rowan College of Burlington County, and Rutgers University in Camden. They will also visit Virtua Voorhees where they will learn about the Genetic Counseling and Radiology Departments. More businesses will be announced soon. 
  • Workshops: During this session students will participate in workshops about how to dress professionally, developing their college “elevator” speech, how to write a professional resume, financing college, and about the college admissions process.
  • Mentoring: The first day will include a networking event with Alice Paul Leadership Program alumni who are now in college or beginning their careers.  The last day features a mentor networking event at Paulsdale with women professionals from a variety of fields.

APPLI is held at the Alice Paul Institute housed at historic Paulsdale (128 Hooten Road, Mount Laurel, NJ), the home of suffragist and women’s rights leader Alice Stokes Paul (1885-1977). 

$275 per student. Scholarship funds are available.

Register here.


August 2016


Lead-A-Way (Ages 11-18)

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August 1st – 5th
9am – 12pm
Rowan College at Burlington County
Pemberton Campus
601 Pemberton Browns Mills Road
Pemberton, NJ 08068

Teens learn how to stand out as leaders in the Lead-A-Way (LAW) program.  Learn what great leaders are and the twelve leadership traits they embody.  Through activities and team projects, participants practice these skills including positive assertiveness, communication skills, collaborative teamwork, and integrity.  This program emphasizes using leadership traits to affect positive change in your community.

Program includes a field-trip to historic Paulsdale (128 Hooten Road, Mount Laurel, NJ), the home of suffragist and women’s rights leader Alice Stokes Paul (1885-1977).

$195 per participant.

To register or to learn more about programs, visit the Rowan College at Burlington County Summer Camps webpage at http://www.rcbc.edu/camps.  Follow the link to register online, then click “Non-Credit Student Registration” and then search for “Lead-A-Way.” Select the course you want and hit “Submit” to get to a registration and payment form.


 Lead-A-Way (Ages 11-18)

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August 15th – 19th
9am – 12pm
Rowan College at Burlington County
Mt. Holly Center
1 High Street
Mount Holly, NJ 08060

Teens learn how to stand out as leaders in the Lead-A-Way (LAW) program.  Learn what great leaders are and the twelve leadership traits they embody.  Through activities and team projects, participants practice these skills including positive assertiveness, communication skills, collaborative teamwork, and integrity.  This program emphasizes using leadership traits to affect positive change in your community.

Program includes a field-trip to historic Paulsdale (128 Hooten Road, Mount Laurel, NJ), the home of suffragist and women’s rights leader Alice Stokes Paul (1885-1977). 

$195 per participant.

To register or to learn more about programs, visit the Rowan College at Burlington County Summer Camps webpage at http://www.rcbc.edu/camps.  Follow the link to register online, then click “Non-Credit Student Registration” and then search for “Lead-A-Way.” Select the course you want and hit “Submit” to get to a registration and payment form.


 Second Saturday Tours

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Saturday, August 13th
12pm – 2pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

No appointment necessary! Enjoy a beautiful afternoon tour of historic Paulsdale. Tours begin with a 15-minute DVD presentation, The Life of Alice Stokes Paul, 1885-1977. Guests then walk around the porch to learn about the farm that once surrounded Paulsdale. Inside the house, visitors view the new exhibit Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality and learn about the Paul family’s daily life in the house, the restoration of the site, and its present-day use as a women’s history center and a leadership institute for women and girls.

Do not miss: This spring, we have a special display of letters and articles featuring Alice Paul’s experience in England as a suffragette in the Pankhurst’s Women’s Social and Political Union (1908-1910).  This display will change in June so come out to see it today!

No registration is required, but large groups are encouraged to call ahead. If you have any questions, please contact us at 856-231-1885 or info@alicepaul.org.

Tickets are $5/person.   Click here to purchase advance tickets or pay at the door.


Women’s Equality Day Celebration

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Thursday, August 25, 2016
6pm – 8pm
128 Hooten Road (street)
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054

The Alice Paul Institute is hosting a celebration in honor of Women’s Equality Day! Join us at Paulsdale, the childhood home of American suffragist Alice Paul, for an evening celebrating Paul’s inclusion in the redesign of the $10 bill with four other renowned suffragists. Paul led the final fight for the passage of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution which granted women the right to vote in 1920, a day that was designated as “Women’s Equality Day” by the U.S. Congress in 1971. Light refreshments will be served and entertainment will be provided. Admission is $10 per person.

Please RSVP at www.alicepaul.org.


September 2016


Second Saturday Tours

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Saturday, September 10th
12pm – 2pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

No appointment necessary! Enjoy a beautiful afternoon tour of historic Paulsdale. Tours begin with a 15-minute DVD presentation, The Life of Alice Stokes Paul, 1885-1977. Guests then walk around the porch to learn about the farm that once surrounded Paulsdale. Inside the house, visitors view the new exhibit Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality and learn about the Paul family’s daily life in the house, the restoration of the site, and its present-day use as a women’s history center and a leadership institute for women and girls.

No registration is required, but large groups are encouraged to call ahead. If you have any questions, please contact us at 856-231-1885 or info@alicepaul.org.

Tickets are $5/person.   Click here to purchase advance tickets or pay at the door.


9th Annual Paulsdale Uncorked – A Fine Wine and Food Pairing Reception

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Saturday, September 24, 2016
5pm – 7:30pm
128 Hooten Road (street)
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054

Step back in time for an end-of-summer event on the wrap-around porch at Paulsdale! Enjoy sparkling conversation and sample refreshing wines perfectly paired with gourmet cuisine- expertly prepared by regional chefs who are members of the United States Personal Chef Association. Proceeds from the event will support the continued preservation of Paulsdale, home and refuge to suffragist Alice Stokes Paul. Admission is $60 per person in advance, and $65 per person at the door.

Please RSVP at events@alicepaul.org.


October 2016


Second Saturday Tours

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Saturday, October 8th
12pm – 2pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

No appointment necessary! Enjoy a beautiful afternoon tour of historic Paulsdale. Tours begin with a 15-minute DVD presentation, The Life of Alice Stokes Paul, 1885-1977. Guests then walk around the porch to learn about the farm that once surrounded Paulsdale. Inside the house, visitors view the new exhibit Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality and learn about the Paul family’s daily life in the house, the restoration of the site, and its present-day use as a women’s history center and a leadership institute for women and girls.

No registration is required, but large groups are encouraged to call ahead. If you have any questions, please contact us at 856-231-1885 or info@alicepaul.org.

Tickets are $5/person.   Click here to purchase advance tickets or pay at the door.


Alice Paul Institute – An Introduction

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Wednesday, October 26th
6pm – 7:30pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

Alice Paul was at the center of the most important advances for women in the 20th century – from helping secure the right to vote for women and drafting the Equal Rights Amendment to secure equal rights for women and men. Come learn how the Alice Paul Institute keeps her work alive and moving forward. This meeting is 90 minutes of networking with wine and cheese followed by a presentation on Paul’s work and her legacy.

Interested? Contact Paige Salvador for more information: psalvador@alicepaul.org, 856-231-1885.


November 2016


Second Saturday Tours

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Saturday, November 12th
12pm – 2pm
Alice Paul Institute at Paulsdale
128 Hooten Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ  08054

No appointment necessary! Enjoy a beautiful afternoon tour of historic Paulsdale. Tours begin with a 15-minute DVD presentation, The Life of Alice Stokes Paul, 1885-1977. Guests then walk around the porch to learn about the farm that once surrounded Paulsdale. Inside the house, visitors view the new exhibit Alice Paul: In Pursuit of Ordinary Equality and learn about the Paul family’s daily life in the house, the restoration of the site, and its present-day use as a women’s history center and a leadership institute for women and girls.

No registration is required, but large groups are encouraged to call ahead. If you have any questions, please contact us at 856-231-1885 or info@alicepaul.org.

Tickets are $5/person.   Click here to purchase advance tickets or pay at the door.