Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events August 2017 - June 2018

Join us at our events open to both League members and the general public.

LWVCA Events and Public Policy Meetings

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
5:30 PM
Hall at Senate's End
300 Senate Street
Columbia, SC
Advocate of the Year Reception. The Appleseed Legal Justice Center is honoring one of our lifetime members, the incredible Sarah Leverette with the 2017 Rev. Sen. Clementa C. Pinckney Award for Justice.

Sarah Leverette was one of the first female graduates of the USC School of Law and one of the first female lawyers in South Carolina. She has devoted her life to advancing women's rights and breaking barriers for all peoples.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
  National Voter Registration Day.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
11:45 AM
Lourie Center
1650 Park Circle, Columbia, SC 29201
September Public Policy Luncheon. Our topic for September is the closing of the VC Summer nuclear plant. Join us to learn how we got in this situation and what the next steps are for South Carolinians.

We'll have Lynne Teague, public policy advocate and lobbyist for the LWVSC, and Ron Aiken, journalist for The State newspaper, break down the facts for us.

League members who want to order a $10 catered lunch should make their reservations as early as possible. Please RSVP to Susan James: or call 256-6822 by Tuesday, September 19. As always, members may choose to bring their own lunches or may come just to hear the program.

Thursday, August 24, 2017
6:00 PM
Woodhill Estate Clubhouse
1 Woodhill Circle
Columbia, SC 29209
August Social. Come join us for an end-of-summer soiree as we gear up for a busy fall!