Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, April 29, 2017-Sunday, April 30, 2017
8:00 am to noon on Sunday
The Inn at USC
1619 Pendleton St.
Columbia, SC 29201
LWVSC Convention 2017. Your state board has lined up some great speakers and workshops for the annual state convention: Pamela Goodman, President of the Florida League on their successful redistricting court challenge; Anton Gunn from MUSC on health care in South Carolina, Shayna Howell with a workshop on using social media; and Wylecia Harris, the LWVUS Executive Director. We will be rewarding education and ethics champion Wes Hayes with the Spirit of Democracy Award for the work he did as an SC State Senator. We will also be electing new state board members, adopting a budget, and coming to a health care consensus, while taking over the beautiful, historic, and comfortable Inn at USC. Room rates are only $125, including full breakfast, parking, and wifi. Call Krysten Simpson, Sales Manager at The Inn at USC Wyndham Garden 803-779-7779.

Registration deadline is April 10th, but don't wait--commit! Fill out a registration form. The registration fee of $90, which can be paid in advance with your registration or at the door on April 28th, covers lunch, reception and banquet on Saturday as well as convention materials.