Lunch & Learn – Voting Rights

 Lunch & Learn

Voting Rights
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
12:00-1:00 p.m.
HyVee East (Conley Road, off East Broadway) meeting room

We will show two videos about voting rights and discuss them:

Southern Poverty Law Center’s “Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot,”

and “Why We Still Need the Right to Vote.”

This is free and open to the public.

Optional: You can bring your lunch or purchase it in the store.

Will They Count Your Vote?


“Will They Count Your Vote?”

A Look at Voting Rights—Historic and Current

Featuring Special Guest Speaker

Denise Lieberman

Senior Attorney

Advancement Project’s Voter Protection Program


Sunday, September 18, 2016

2:00 p.m.
Columbia Public Library, Friends Room


In honor of National Constitution Day,

a pocket copy of the Constitution will be available for the first 50 attendees.


Holly Burgess Public Policy Forum


League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County

American Assn. of University Women-Columbia Branch

Daniel Boone Regional Library


Annual Picnic


Our Annual Kickoff Picnic!
Thursday, August 25, 2016
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
3109 Greenridge Rd.*, Columbia

Our LWV will celebrate the return of our members and welcome prospective members at our annual kickoff picnic. This is a great time to learn what our committees are planning for the fall, to re-connect with other League members and to introduce potential members to the League.

Bring a friend, neighbor or colleague to the picnic and introduce them to the League
We will provide sub sandwiches, drinks and tableware. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share.

*Greenridge Rd. runs south off of Blue Ridge Rd. (near its eastern end).
You can get to Blue Ridge Rd. heading north via Providence Rd., Rangeline Rd., or Oakland Gravel Rd.

Protect Your Vote


Protect Your Vote

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
7:00 p.m.



Denise Lieberman, Advancement Project
Plus additional panelists

Jim Robertson, Managing Editor, Columbia Daily Tribune, will moderate.

This show will focus on the potential for registered voters to lose their right to vote if Amendment 6 passes on the November 8 Missouri ballot.

This program will be replayed on CAT TV (Mediacom Channel 85; Charter Communications Channel 983; and CenturyTel Prism Channel 98). Replay times on CAT TV are at 7 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.) The program will be available on the League website ( a few days after the show or at