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Getting People to Vote Starts with Registration

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Rochambeau Library - Computer LabRoom
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Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

A training session with the State of Rhode Island for registering voters and postcard writing to encourage voter registration.

(1) A voter registration training seminar led by a representative from Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbeaís office. This 30-minute seminar will tell us everything we need to know about registering people to vote in Rhode Island. This part will run from 3:00-3:30.

(2) A postcard-writing project sponsored by Sister District (https://www.sisterdistrict. com/) and the Voter Participation Center (https://www. to help register folks to vote in Arizona, Michigan, and Pennsylvania. The project is aimed at increasing voter registration and participation especially among what Sister District calls the  ìrising American electorateî - millennials, unmarried women, and people of color. This part will run 3:30-5:00.

Feel free to come and go as your schedule allows. If youíre coming to write postcards, please bring 10-20 postcards and stamps (and a pen).


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