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ICYMI!!  MARYLANDERS FOR OPEN GOVERNMENT (MDOG) POLICY SUMMIT
Friday, January 20, 2023 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

To find materials and contact information from Friday’s speakers,
MDOG has created a 
Google folder for easy access.
If you would like to revisit or share any part of Friday’s event, you can 
find the full recording here.

 

REMINDER!!  JANUARY DEI BOOK CLUB (Virtual)
Tuesday, January 31st at 4 PM
To attend, click RSVP.

 

NEW!!  FEBRUARY DEI BOOK CLUB (Virtual)
Tuesday, February 28th at 4 PM

 

  NEW!!  STATE BOARD LETTER (SBL).  Click JANUARY SBL to view or download.
The SBL is published monthly to help keep you in tune with what the board is doing
throughout the year.





 

                                                                                                  REPORTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE


                                                                                      Southern Maryland Center for Family Advocacy
                                                                                                         Hotline: 301-373-4141                                                              
                                                                                      23918 Mervell Dean Road Hollywood, MD 20636                                          
                                               For more information click Office of the State's Attorney for St. Mary's County, Maryland                               
                        

       

 

The League of Women Voters of St. Mary's County, Maryland (LWV-St. Mary's County), is dedicated to providing well-researched and unbiased information so that all voters may become better informed.

During Elections, LWVSMC assists people to become more informed participants in their community and their government by:

  • producing Voters Guides;

  • assisting at voter registration drives and providing information about voting; 

  • and hosting forums for candidates.

LWVSMC also:

  • researches issues such as transportation, housing, environmental concerns, campaign reform, etc. then produces Fact Sheets;

  • conducts community forums on local, state, and national issues;

  • distributes informational brochures and pamphlets; and provides information about government on the national, state, and local levels.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION & UPCOMING EVENTS

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LWVMD ADVOCACY RESOURCES AND AVOCATE OPPORTUNITIES

 

LWVMD Advocacy

 

The League and its advocates have been very busy these first few weeks of session! Below you will find recordings from our past trainings, the advocates manual, and much more! These resources will help you to continue your amazing work this Legislative session.  Still interested in joining LWVMD Advocacy efforts this Legislative session? There is still time! Please reach out to the action team at [email protected] and we will get you connected with other advocates.  

Jan 6th Training

Nov 4th Training 

Oct 13th Training 

Action blog with the 2023 Issue Papers

Advocates Manual

2023 Legislative Priorities

 

 

LWVMD JANUARY DEI BOOK CLUB (Virtual)
Tuesday, January 31st at 4 PM

 

When: Tuesday, January 31st at 4pm  What: The LWVMD Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Book Club: One Two Three by Laurie Frankel

 

The LWVMD DEI book club is back in 2023! This January we are reading One Two Three by Laurie Frankel. In this novel we will learn about the story of three triplets and how they challenge the status quo. Please join us to continue our knowledge and understanding of DEI issues. As always all are welcome!

To attend, click RSVP.

 

LWVMD FEBRUARY DEI BOOK CLUB (Virtual)
Tuesday, February 28th at 4 PM

 

DEI Book Club What: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett  When: Tuesday, February 28th at 4pm (virtual)

 

In February the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion book club will be reading The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett. In this novel we will learn about two twin sisters living in the American South who take separate paths, but later readers will find out their paths will cross again. Please join us to continue our understanding of DEI. 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCES FOR ST. MARY'S COUNTY

Legal Assistance

Southern Maryland Center for Family Advocacy

Maryland Crime Victim's Resource Center

Local Counseling Services

Walden

Law Enforcement

Maryland State Police

St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office

Local Shelters

Three Oaks Center, Inc
Angel's Watch Shelter
Gayle's House


For more information, click Office of the State's Attorney for St. Mary's County, Maryland.