The Whirl: Women’s Equality Day Celebration

On Aug. 18, the nonpartisan League of Women Voters of Wake County celebrated Women’s Equality Day, the anniversary of the 19th amendment, with an event for female candidates at Dix Chapel. Dix Park Conservancy CEO & president Janet Cowell was the keynote speaker. In addition, members of Girl Scout Troop 1106 read the Governor’s Women’s Equality Day proclamation. 

Photographs by Catherine Davis Photography

Catherine Freeman, Mary Jane Slipsky, Sally Pinnix, Candace Blackley, Cheryl Tung
Deborah Ross 
Janet Cowell
Catherine Truitt, Shinica Thomas, Ashleigh Dunston

This article originally appeared in the October 2022 issue of WALTER magazine.