The right to vote is a fundamental cornerstone of our country’s democracy. As a U.S. citizen you have the right to vote, then it’s your responsibility to vote. Otherwise, you’ve removed yourself from the political process.
Two elections are coming up in the near future that will have impacts on our local community.
The Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Office will be hosting several Voter Engagement Workshops to provide elections information and to register voters.
Thursday, July 12, 2018 5:30 PM; Library Partnership
Saturday, September 15, 2018 2:00 PM; Hawthorne Branch Library
Sunday, September 16, 2018 3:00 PM; Archer Branch Library
Thursday, September 20, 2018 5:30 PM; Library Partnership
Saturday, September 29, 2018 11:00 AM; Headquarters Library (downtown)
Additionally, TJ Pyche, the Director of Outreach for the Alachua County Supervisor of Elections, will be there to exhibit voting equipment and answer questions about the upcoming election.
Parents are invited to bring their children, as there will be an activity area with civic engagement-related activities for young people.
For more information about elections and the political process check out some of these materials:
These events is free and open to the public.