Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, August 26, 2019
6-8 pm
Renaissance Church of Christ
3675 Butner Road
Atlanta, GA
Directions
Fulton County Board of Commission, District 6 Forum. This election will fill the unexpired term of the late Commissioner Emma I. Darnell.

Moderators: Keisha Lancelin, CW69
Maria Boynton, V103, WAOK

Partners:

  • Atlanta Suburban Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta
  • South Fulton Chapter, Alpha Phi Alpha
  • NAACP Atlanta Branch
  • South Fulton Prince Hall Masons
Sunday, September 8, 2019
4-6 pm
Ansley Golf Club
196 Montgomery Ferry Drive NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Directions
Passion and Purpose: Our World, Our Life, Our Destiny. Save the date for our fundraising tea and help us celebrate our passion and purpose.

RSVP

As part of this event, three awards will be presented.

  • Myrtle Davis Trailblazer Award
    recognizes an individual who identified and implemented innovative changes that positively affected their community.
  • Community Champion Award
    honors an individual that has demonstrated outstanding leadership and commitment towards the betterment of our Atlanta community.
  • Bright Star Award
    given in recognition of a young professional/activist who has impacted the field of voters' rights and/or education (must be under 35).
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
6-8 pm
Lindsay Street Baptist Church
Basement
550 Lindsay Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30314

Directions
Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education District 2 Forum. Candidates for the APS Board of Education District 2 seat vacated by Byron Amos will discuss their views and opinions on pertinent issues.

Moderator: Condace Pressley, WSBTV

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
 
your normal polling place Fulton County Special Election. Special election held for following posts:
  • Fulton County Board of Commissioners District 6
    held to fill unexpired term of late Commissioner Emma I. Darnell
  • Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education District 2
    held to fill seat vacated by Byran Amos
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
 
TBD National Voter Registration Day. LWVAF will once again participate in the yearly focus on voter registration. Training for volunteers will be provided.
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
6-8 pm
TBD Special Election Runoff Forum for Fulton County Board of Commissioners District 6. Runoff election candidates will discuss issues
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
6-8 pm
TBD Special Electyion Runoff Forum for APS District 6 Election. Save the date for a forum featuring those candidates who advance to the runoff election for APS Board of Education District 6 seat.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
 
your polling place Special Election Runoff. Save the date for a runoff election for the September 17 special election if necessary.