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Voting in the 2020 Elections Discussion with Town Registrars

In light of the ongoing pandemic in Connecticut and around the country, many people in our community may be wondering what effect it will have on our elections, on voting and on the upcoming primary in Connecticut. To help explain the changes and current status of elections, Greenwich Library has partnered with League of Women Voters Greenwich (LWVG) and the Greenwich Registrars of Voters to hold a virtual discussion with Greenwich Registrars Fred DeCaro III (R) and Mary Hegarty (D). read more...

LWVG, Affiliate High School Clubs Announce Essay Contest Winners

The League of Women Voters of Greenwich and their affiliate high school clubs announced the winners of their recent essay contest for students in grades K-12. This inaugural essay contest celebrates the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment and the founding of the League of Women Voters. The essay prompt — What if women could not vote? — is designed to encourage students to reflect on the many and varied contributions of women in America over the last hundred years, and in the future. read more...

Woman’s Suffrage Centennial Student Essay Contest

The League of Women Voters of Greenwich and their affiliate high school clubs announce an upcoming essay contest for students in grades K-12. This inaugural essay contest celebrates the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment and the founding of the League of Women Voters. The essay prompt – ‘What if women could not vote?’ – is designed to encourage students to reflect on the many and varied contributions of women in America over the last hundred years, and in the future. read more...