Training in how to prepare VOTE411 for the November election.
The League of Women Voters of Baltimore City cordially invites you to a
Book Talk & Social with
Baltimore Author Elaine Weiss
September 15, 2018
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Church of the Redeemer
5603 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21210
The Women's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote
The nail-biting climax of one of the greatest political battles in American history; the fight to ratify the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, granting women the right to vote.
Elaine Weiss is an award-winning journalist and writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, Harper’s, The New York Times, and The Christian Science Monitor, as well as in reports and documentaries for National Public Radio and Voice of America. A MacDowell Colony Fellow and Pushcart Prize Editor’s Choice honoree, she is also the author of Fruits of Victory: The Woman’s Land Army in the Great War (Potomac Books/University of Nebraska Press).
Light Lunch & Book Signing to follow
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A panel of experts will discuss: “The Changing Makeup of the Supreme Court”
September 17th - RSVP Today!
Speakers to be Announced
Exclusive Member Event
The program and reception are FREE, Reception in Atrium follows program’s Q&A.
Parking at Baltimore Grand Garage opposite law school is about $8 for 2 hours.
RSVP required by Sept. 14, seating is limited
To request seating, parking, and to volunteer, send your name, local League, preferred phone and email to email@example.com
LWV volunteers needed: Greeters, Ushers, Publication display, Sign-in table, Reception helpers, Donors of cookies, brownies, party sandwiches.
Co-sponsored by League of Women Voters of Maryland, University of Maryland Carey School of Law, University of Maryland-Baltimore, University of Maryland-College Park, College of Behavioral & Social Sciences, MLaw Programs.
Saturday, September 29, 2018
9:30 am Registration and light breakfast
Morning Workshop Sessions
10:00 am Briefing on LWVMD Death with Dignity Study
Presenters: Study Chair, Sandra Bjork and committee members
11:00 am You're Voting on More than Candidates - 2018 Ballot Question Overview
Presenter: Ralph Watkins, LWVMD Voter Service Chair
Repeated Session - 10am & 11am
LWVMD Action - the Who, What, When & How of State & Local Advocacy
Presenter: Lois Hybl, LWVMD Action Chair
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Keynote: Perspectives on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Ticket Includes morning coffee/light breakfast, lunch, & materials