Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and for League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
10 AM
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Lowcountry 110 Malphrus Road, Bluffton Legislative Redistricting and Gerrymandering. Legislative redistricting and Gerrymandering

Using the issue of redistricting & gerrymandering, this program will begin with a general overview of the issue of gerrymandering and its impact on South Carolina voting districts, followed by a summary and update on the SC House Bill 4456 to create an Independent Redistricting Commission.

We will then talk about some of non-partisan strategies, techniques and actions which we can use to create equitable and fair voting districts. The second half of the morning we will break into small groups to discuss and practice using these techniques in civic engagement & advocacy around the issues of redistricting & gerrymandering as they apply to the Hilton Head and Bluffton area.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
11:15 AM
Belfair Plantation Clubhouse
200 Belfair Oaks Blvd.
Bluffton, SC
Annual Meeting and luncheon. Please see full flyer! Be sure to RSVP! 11:15 a.m. Social 11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Annual Meeting 12:15 p.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. Program Flyer for full program