Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

League events, important election dates, candidate forums, issue forums, coalition events, and other items of interest.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, September 25, 2014
6-8 PM
Asheville Chamber of Commerce
36 Montford Ave
Asheville, NC 28806
Buncombe County Candidates Forum. Join the League and the Chamber of Commerce as we host a forum for Buncombe County candidates. Forum panelists invited include candidates for the following offices: Buncombe County Board Commissioners (Districts 2 and 3) , Buncombe County School Board (Enka, Erwin and Reynolds Districts), District Court Judge (District 28), District Attorney and Buncombe County Sheriff.

Doors open at 5:30 and the event begins at 6 PM.

Sunday, October 5, 2014
4 pm
The Mothlight
701 Haywood Rd
Asheville, NC 28806
Democracy Trivia Night and Kick off Event. We're going to play election related trivia with prizes for best team name and winning team. We'll also be registering voters and telling folks what they need to know to be ready for this Election season. This is a nonpartisan free event open to the public. Bring your friends!

Cosponsors with WNC Alliance and Campaign for Southern Equality.

Thursday, October 9, 2014
6-8 PM
Dr. Wesley Grant Sr. Southside Center
285 Livingston St
Asheville, NC 28801
NC State Candidate Forum. A public information forum to which candidates for NC State Senate (Districts 48 and 49), NC House of Representatives (Districts 115 and 116), NC Supreme Court Chief Justice, NC Supreme Court Associate Justice, and State Court of Appeals are invited.

This moderated forum is co-sponsored with the Asheville YWCA, Asheville American Association of University Women (AAUW), Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Children First/Communities in Schools

Doors open at 5:30. Event begins at 6 pm