Online Voter Registration
The Secretary of the State, Denise W. Merrill, launched online voter registration.
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The League is hosting 3 film nights to view the documentaries that will be discussed in the upcoming Litchfield Historical Society/Torrington Historical Society series,
Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle.
Mon., 1/13 "Slavery by Another Name" at 7PM at Brandywine
Tues.,2/18 "The Loving Story" at 4:30 PM at the Litchfield
Thurs., 3/ 13 "Freedom Riders"at 7:00 PM at Brandywine
To reserve your seat for one of the film viewings please email lwvoflc @gmail.com.
The scholar-led discussions which follow each film will be:
Thurs., 1/16 at Litchfield Historical Society at 7:00
Thurs., 2/20 at Torrington Historical Society at 7:00
Thurs., 3/20 at Litchfield Historical Society at 7:00
To reserve your seats please call the Society at 860-567-4501 and identify yourself as a League participant.
For more information visit the
Litchfield Historical Society website.
Created Equal:America's Civil Right Struggle is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities that uses the power of documentary film to encourage community discussion of America's civil rights history. The Litchfield Historical Society is one of 473 institutions across the country awarded a set of films chronicling the history of the civil rights movement. The powerful documentaries, Slavery by Another Name, Freedom Riders, and The Loving Story will be shown in clips and a discussion will be lead by local humanities scholars.
Monday, March 3rd, 9 a.m.
The Litchfield Community Center
All members welcome.
John J. Hampton Ph.D, The George Washington University
Professor at Saint Peter's University, visiting professor at the International School of Management in Paris, principal in the Princeton Consulting Group, and author of more than 20 books on health care, finance, and international business.
Saturday, April 26th, 12 o'clock
at Litchfield Country Club
256 Old South Road, Litchfield
The League of Women Voters,
a nonpartisan political organization
of men and women, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.