Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

All League Forums Are Open to the Public

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
9:30-11:00 AM
477 Mathis Ferry Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Making Democracy Work: Ideas into Action Meeting. Members of the Charleston Area LWV are speakers at this meeting. The meeting helps you learn how to Make Democracy Work through volunteering, advocacy, and community engagement. It's free, but, for more specifics and map, please RSVP.
Monday, March 6, 2017
Brittlebank Park
185 Lockwood Dr
Charleston, SC 29403
Save My Care Bus Tour. Join supporters of the patient protections in the Affordable Care Act. Easy parking.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Charleston County Library
68 Calhoun St
Stand Up, Speak Out! Advocacy Training. The League is celebrating International Women's Day on March 8th by hosting an evening of advocacy training: Stand Up, Speak Out! Speakers will discuss strategies for engaging with elected officials as well as journalists as these are vital components of a democracy. Please rsvp here!
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Breed Leadership Center
Columbia College
Columbia College Dr
Columbia, SC
AAUW Annual Meeting: Work Smart. This annual meeting will focus on salary negotiation. Speakers include Claudia Richards, AAUW Senior Branch Relations Manager, and Amy Brennan, Former Executive Director, Center for Women. Register, $30
Saturday, March 25, 2017
College of Charleston
North Campus
3800 Paramount Dr.
North Charleston, SC
Pathway to Politics: SC Women Run. A multi-partisan program to educate, inspire, and mobilize women to run for office and engage in political advocacy throughout SC. See details and register
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Charleston County Public Library
68 Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC 29401
Women's Rights in Early SC. Join the Charleston Public Library's popular historian, Dr. Nic Butler, for this lecture. Easy parking under library. Details.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Begins at 6pm
Room 118
College of Charleston Education Center
25 St. Phillips Street, 29401
Ending Zero Tolerance: The Crisis of Absolute School Discipline. Derek Black of the University of South Carolina School of Law will speak on "Ending Zero Tolerance: The Crisis of Absolute School Discipline." Presented by the ACLU in partnership with the League of Women Voters, the College of Charleston, the African American Studies Program at the College of Charleston, and the Quality Education Project.