July 2021

Tuesday
6
2021
July 6, 2021

Inaugural Gould Award Announcement

Lewis L. Gould, the Eugene Barker Centennial Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Texas-Austin, has been named the inaugural recipient of an award that recognizes distinguished contributions to research and education about America’s first ladies.

Tuesday
20
2021
July 20, 2021
5:00-6:00PM

Members' Only Social Hour (Eastern Time)

Zoom Meeting

Thursday
29
2021
July 29, 2021
4:00-5:00PM

Tom Johnson and Nancy Kegan Smith In A Conversation About Lady Bird Johnson

Zoom Meeting

FLARE Announces Tom Johnson former CNN President and former chair of the LBJ Foundation Board will present FLARE's first public program on July 29, 2021, at 4:00 p.m. EDT. Mr. Johnson will be interviewed by FLARE Vice President Nancy Kegan Smith about his years working with Lady Bird Johnson. The event is open to the public; registration required.

September 2021

Monday
13
2021
September 13, 2021
5:00-6:00PM

Members' Only Social Hour (Eastern Time)

Zoom Meeting

Friday
24
2021
September 24, 2021
4:00-5:00PM

Live Conversation with Julia Sweig and Karen Tumulty

Library of Congress National Book Festival

Julia Sweig, author of “Lady Bird Johnson: Hiding in Plain Sight External” (Random House), and Karen Tumulty, author of “The Triumph of Nancy Reagan External” (Simon & Schuster), discuss their new books with Colleen Shogan, a senior vice president and the director of the David Rubenstein Center for White House History at the White House Historical Association.

Monday
27
2021
September 27, 2021
5:30-6:30PM

FLARE - Special Event ... In Her Own Words

YouTube Livestream Event at 5:30 pm EDT

https://youtu.be/qI1dM5olp3g

October 2021

Wednesday
20
2021
October 20, 2021
5:30-6:30PM

Accidental Leaders: Betty Ford and Nancy Reagan Speak Out on Breast Cancer

Join us on Wednesday, October 20 at 5:30pm EDT

FLARE YouTube: https://youtu.be/iZdBtSjQrg0

Tuesday
26
2021
October 26, 2021
1:00-2:00PM

Past, Present, Future: The Twists and Turns of the Equal Rights Amendment and the Quest to Put Equality in the Constitution

Presented by the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation

Virtual Presentation (timed for students)

Tuesday
26
2021
October 26, 2021
7:00-8:00PM

Past, Present, Future: The Twists and Turns of the Equal Rights Amendment and the Quest to Put Equality in the Constitution

Presented by the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation

Virtual Presentation

November 2021

Friday
5
2021
November 5, 2021
1:30-2:30PM

Virtual Author Visit with Gigi McBride

Who: K-4 students, teachers, parents, and book lovers!

Virtual Presentation on Friday, November 5th, 2021 @ 1:30 pm EST

Monday
22
2021
November 22, 2021
5:30-6:30PM

Abigail Adams and the “Reigns of Government”

Link: https://youtu.be/gT9GdlK1zSo

December 2021

Thursday
9
2021
December 9, 2021
5:30-6:30PM

Eleanor Roosevelt: Transformational First Lady and Lead

YouTube Livestream Event https://youtu.be/VMxko7jwAG0

January 2022

Thursday
13
2022
January 13, 2022
5:30-6:30PM

Members' Only Social Hour (Eastern Time)

Zoom Meeting

February 2022

Tuesday
1
2022
February 1, 2022
5:00-6:00PM

Jacqueline Kennedy at Home and Abroad

https://youtu.be/zJL16j-23hw

March 2022

Monday
14
2022
March 14, 2022
6:00-7:00PM

Members' Only Social Hour (Eastern Time)

Zoom Meeting

Thursday
17
2022
March 17, 2022
5:30-6:30PM

White House Historical Association History Happy Hour

Featuring Four FLARE members.

Zoom Meeting

Thursday
24
2022
March 24, 2022
7:00-8:00PM

Designing Camelot

With Authors James Archer Abbott and Elaine Rice Bachmann

Virtual Presentation

Wednesday
30
2022
March 30, 2022
7:00-8:00PM

Edith Wilson Program ... 7:00 PM (Eastern Time)

Click for details!

Live Stream: https://youtu.be/Q2QbWsAYtYc

April 2022

Thursday
14
2022
April 14, 2022
7:00-8:00PM

SHE DID ALL THAT - Betty Ford: Speaking Out, Saving Lives

A conversation with playwright, director, and producer Lisa Rafferty

Virtual Presentation - https://youtu.be/H06s0RwikoM

Friday
22
2022
April 22, 2022

SHE DID ALL THAT - Betty Ford: Speaking Out, Saving Lives

Live performance of the play ... contact Clare Shubert: cshubert@38foundation.org.

Saturday
23
2022
April 23, 2022
2:45-3:45PM

First Ladies' Speeches

On C-SPAN 2

What's the impact of a first lady's words? Scholars consider the speeches of Barbara Bush, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Laura Bush and Michelle Obama.

Sunday
24
2022
April 24, 2022
2:45-3:45PM

First Ladies' Speeches

On C-SPAN 2

What's the impact of a first lady's words? Scholars consider the speeches of Barbara Bush, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Laura Bush and Michelle Obama.

May 2022

Tuesday
10
2022
May 10, 2022
4:00-5:00PM

White House Historical Association's "White House History Live" ... Women and the Nixon White House.

Virtual Event

Join FLARE members Anita McBride and Heath Lee on May 10 at 4:00 pm ET On the White House Historical Association's "White House History Live" to hear about Women and the Nixon White House.

Events & Conferences