Events

Events

Suffrage 2020

Location

Sight Center of NW PA
2545 W 26th Street
Erie Pennsylvania 16506
Pennsylvania US
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 1:30pm

The Justice Bell replica commissioned by the Justice Bell foundation, sits in residence at the Hagan History Center through September 10, 2020, made possible by a sponsorship through High Mark Blue Cross/Blue Shield, initiated by the League of Women Voters Erie County Chapter. 

 

For more information on the Justice Belll Foundation and the story of the Justice Bell, a Pennsylvania political icon in the women's suffrage movement, please visit: https://www.justicebell.org/

 

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTER ERIE COUNTY CHAPTER REGULAR MEETINGS

 

You are invited to a regular monthly meeting of the League of Women Voters Erie County Chapter the third Wednesday of the month Please check FB events for details.  All are welcome--men, women, students.  The meeting is currently held in the lower level community room of the Sight Center of NW PA beginning at 1:30 PM and lasting about 1 1/2 hours. 2020 is the 100th birthday of the LWV US and the Erie League.  2020 also is the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and a Presidential election year.  The emphasis is on voter registration and voting in all elections.

We welcome new members and volunteers who would like to help with voter registrations. Voter registration/voter education events are already being planned and underway. 

All Covid-190 Health Precautions apply.  We maintain a small group (under 25), social distancing, and all participants wear masks.  

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The next Erie League meeting will be Wednesday, September 16th, 1:30 PM at the Sight Center of NW PA in the upstairs Conference Room.  Please join us!  Do you need more information? Email lwverie [at] gmail.com

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National Voter Registration Day - Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020

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Special League Centennial Programming on WQLN PBS to be aired in August.  Here is the link to the Erie League's signature 2020 suffrage centennial educational event:  Trailblazers:  Women's Fight for the Vote on WQLN PBS-- 

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 Currently gearing up for voter registration for the November 3rd election with Erie County partners.  Please email lwverie@gmail .com to help. All Covid-19 precautions are practiced by the League of Women Voters Erie County Chapter.

 

 

Contact Information
lwverie [at] gmail.com
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