Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, October 10, 2019
6:30-8:30 pm
Zion Hill Baptist Church
6175 Campbellton Road
Atlanta, GA 30331

Special Election Runoff Forum for Fulton County Commission District 6. LWVAF will host a forum for the runoff election for Fulton County Board of Commissioners District 6. Come hear the two candidates Joe Carn and Gordon Joyner talk about their plans for Fulton County.

Partnering organizations include:

  • NAACP Atlanta Branch
  • Atlanta Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
  • Pastor Aaron L. Parker, Ph.D.
Sunday, October 13, 2019
3-5 pm
Ansley Golf Club
196 Montgomery Ferry Drive NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Passion and Purpose: Our World, Our Life, Our Destiny. As the League of Women Voters prepares to celebrate a century of civic engagement, join us on Sunday, October 13, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. The League Of Women Voters of Atlanta - Fulton County will host its inaugural "Passion and Purpose" Afternoon Tea and Awards at the Ansley Golf Club in midtown Atlanta.

The theme "Our World, Our Life, Our Destiny" is unique because it presents the opportunity for us to celebrate with our members and guests the successes of our community stakeholders whose passions are in line with the League's mission and purpose.

During this incredible afternoon, we will be honoring these members of the community:

  • Myrtle Reid Davis - Myrtle Davis Trailblazer Award
  • Tiffany Williams Roberts - Community Champion Award
  • Heather Stockdale - Bright Star Award
  • Matt Westmoreland - League Ally Award
Keynote speaker will be Tharon Johnson.

Business attire is recommended.


Tuesday, October 15, 2019
your normal polling place Special Election Runoff. Runoff elections for both Fulton County Commission District 6 and Atlanta Public School Board District 2 will be held on this date.

Candidates for the APS District 2 runoff are:

  • Aretta Baldon
  • Davida Huntley
Candidates for the Fulton County District 6 runoff are:
  • Joe Carn
  • Gordon Joyner