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Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, October 20, 2018
 
Washington Street
Haymarket, VA 20169
Voter Registration at Haymarket Day!.

POSTPONED from September 15 to October 20

We'll be doing voter registration throughout the day. Please visit our "Volunteer" page to sign up. "Haymarket's biggest event of the year! Attended by over 35,000 spectators and 270 vendors. Enjoy a hometown street festival including: a parade featuring local schools, performers, and law enforcement, led by the year's Town Marshal, as well as dozens of vendors, entertainers, and culinary options."

Saturday, November 3, 2018
10am-12pm
Chinn Park Regional Library
13065 Chinn Park Drive
Woodbridge, VA 22192
Book Discussion: The Sea Around Us. Our book for this quarter's discussion will be The Sea Around Us, by Rachel Carson. A monumental figure in the modern environmental movement, Rachel Carson played a pivotal role in the movement to ban DDT. Join us for our discussion this quarter, all are welcome!
Saturday, November 17, 2018
9:30am-3:30pm
Manassas Park Community Center
99 Adams Street
Manassas Park, VA 20111
The Opioid Epidemic: What is It? What Can You Do About It?. Join the League of Women Voters of Prince William Area, Prince William County Community Services, and the Lifelong Learning-Institute of Manassas as we learn about the opioid epidemic, its affect in our community and what we can do about it.

Session 1. The Opioid Epidemic: What Is It? Viewing of "Chasing the Dragon" and discussion with Chrissy Fauls and Heather Martinsen on the epidemic in Prince William County/Manassas.

Session 2. Laws and Their Impact. How laws and policy can be used to counter the epidemic.

Session 3. The Opioid Epidemic: What Can You Do About It? How we can help our community combat this epidemic and support those suffering.

Box lunches available for $12. For further information, contact Dr. Judith Smith, jjsmith64@earthlink.net.

Sunday, January 27, 2019
2pm-4pm
Chinn Park Regional Library
13065 Chinn Park Drive
Woodbridge, VA 22192
Book Discussion: American Political Parties. Our first discussion of the New Year will be on American Political Parties, by L. Maisel. Maisel provides an "insider account" of the American political and election system, arguing that it contains the paradoxical potential to undermine democratic goals.