Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

All League Forums Are Open to the Public

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, May 9, 2017-Saturday, September 30, 2017
All Charleston County Libraries Voter Registration at all Charleston County Public Libraries. Charleston County Libraries will provide citizens an opportunity to register, to update registration, and to obtain the required photo ID. See schedules for each library
Saturday, July 1, 2017-Monday, July 31, 2017
At naturalization sites. Help Register New Citizens. Voter Services volunteers are scheduled to participate in eight USCIS ceremonies throughout the month of July, where an estimated 200 candidates for citizenship will take the Naturalization Oath of Allegiance to the United States! Leaguers will answer questions and distribute voter registration materials to the new citizens. Please contact volunteer coordinator Jacky Sassard at if you are interested in joining this team of volunteers.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
5:30 & 6pm
1401 Cambridge Lakes Dr
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
LWV Board Meeting. 5:30-6:00: Social

6:00: Meeting

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Hilton Garden Inn
45 Lockwood Drive
Charleston, SC 29401
In Our Community: Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Hosts: "Ask the Expert Central: Successful Women in Male Dominated Industries". Five women, who have proven themselves in male-dominated industries, will discuss how they mastered their trade and share wisdom for those seeking to advance their careers. Learn about traditionally male jobs coming to the Charleston region and how women can capitalize on these opportunities. Held in partnership with CREW Charleston. ($20 admission, includes lunch)
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Crown Plaza Hotel
4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd
North Charleston, SC 29418
In Our Community: Ain't I A Woman Luncheon. Featured speaker: SC Senator Margie Bright Matthews. More information and to purchase $40. tickets: 843-556-7610 or 843-722-6217.
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Check-in: 2:30, Film: 3pm
963 Houston-Northcutt Blvd.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
SOLD OUT Equal Means Equal SOLD OUT. Screening of Equal Means Equal in celebration of Women's Equality Day. Trailer and tickets
Saturday, September 23, 2017
The Gaillard Auditorium
95 Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC 29401
In Our Community: Gala NAACP Celebration with Joe Biden, Speaker. This Gala celebrates 100 years for the Charleston Branch of the NAACP, the oldest branch in SC. For tickets, call 843-805-8030. Individual tickets: $150. A reserved table for 10: $1500.
Monday, September 25, 2017
4:30-6:30 (Doors open 4pm)
MUSC Drug Discovery Bldg.
Room 110
President St
Charleston, SC 29401
In Our Community: Atul Gawande Virtual Lecture. Atul Gawande is author of Being Mortal. Hosted by MUSC Center on Aging, this program celebrates 15 years of the Senior Village Movement. Areas invited: Harleston Neighbor 2 Neighbor, I'On At Home, and Pleasant Village.