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The League of Women Voters: 100th Anniversary League Day

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Delta Hotels by Marriott Richmond Downtown

555 East Canal Street

Richmond, VA 23219

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The League of Women Voters is 100 Years Old: Celebrate the Yesterdays and Tomorrows of Nonpartisan Voter Action on League Day, February 12

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This will be a very special League Day!

Wed, Feb 12, 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM, plus optional activities on Thurs, Feb 13, 9:30 AM - 3 PM.

In the morning on Feb 12, come to the Sun Trust Building (919 East Main Street) at 8:30 AM to learn of our positions and goals for the General Assembly before you meet with your legislators. (Make sure you make appointments in advance so you are sure to see them.) Light breakfast will be available at Sun Trust and you will receive informational packets to help guide your visits!

In addition to visiting our legislators, we will be celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the League of Women Voters! Our theme is the “Yesterdays and Tomorrows of the League of Women Voters.”

Our luncheon speaker will be award-winning journalist and author A’Lelia Bundles, great, great granddaughter of Madame C.J. Walker whose parents and older siblings were slaves but who became the first female self-made millionaire.

Stay over on the 13th to enjoy lunch, a talk on Civil War life for women at the Civil War Museum and a visit to the home of Maggie L. Walker.

Schedule:

Wed, Feb 12

8 :30 AM-10 AM -- Prepare for lawmaker meetings at our Women's Legislative Round Table, Auditorium, Sun Trust Building, 919 East Main Street, Richmond

10 AM - 1 PM- Visits to Legislators and the Senate and House Galleries in the Capitol for recognition of LWV.

1 PM - 3 PM - Celebratory luncheon of the 100th Anniversary of the LWV. Delta Marriott Hotel, 555 East Canal Street, Richmond. $65 per person. Your choice is steak or vegetarian option.

Thurs, Feb 13

9:00 AM - Visit to Maggie L Walker's Home, 600 North Second Street

or more visits to your legislators

1 PM - 3 PM - Lunch, presentation and tour at the Historic Tredegar Civil War Museum, 500 Tredegar Street, Richmond. Lunch will be a chicken Caesar salad. If you require another meal please contact Joan at events@lwv-va.org. $35 for lunch/tour.

Come for some but come for all if you can. This is a celebration of US!

If you wish to pay by check - please mail it minus the service fees to:

Treasurer LWV VA, 148 Castle Hill Dr. Fredericksburg, VA 22406

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Delta Hotels by Marriott Richmond Downtown

555 East Canal Street

Richmond, VA 23219

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