GOGuide Activities


Clara Ford Tea

05/12/2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, Detroit MI

Join us for a day celebrating the centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote! Beginning at 11 a.m., Bailey Sisoy-Moore of The Detroit History Club and Detroit History Tours will be giving an informational lecture about women's suffrage in Detroit. This lecture will take place at the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, 461 Piquette Ave. Following the lecture, we will have tea at the historic Whitney restaurant. Valet parking at The Whitney will be offered free of charge. During the tea, you will have the option to purchase raffle tickets to win a prize basket filled with local Detroit goodies. Ticket prices are $60 for Ford Piquette Plant members, $65 for non-members. For more information regarding FPAP membership, look here: https://www.fordpiquetteplant.org/get-involved/ Sponsorship pricing is also available. If you are interested in purchasing a sponsorship table, please contact Alana Stultz at (313) 872-8759. Clara Ford was a passionate suffragette, holding the position of Vice Chair for the Dearborn Branch of the Equal Suffrage League of Wayne County in 1918 as well as serving on the Board of Directors for the Michigan League of Women Voters starting in 1921.

Clara Ford Tea