In the spoken word entitled Empower HER, Pinnacle the Poet, a 29-year-old Black woman, provides a gripping insight into what it is like to inherit fear and belief by being transparent and describing why it is she chooses to participate in voting for the first time this election year.
Our partners at WFAE have put together voting resources all in one place to make sure that you know how to vote in the 2020 General Election. Get all your questions answered here.
Join Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and Atkins Library at UNC Charlotte for a virtual event that will bring together Charlotte City Council Member Braxton Winston along with campus activists and local leaders who all made “good trouble” to push for positive change in their communities.
Early voting is available at 33 locations in Mecklenburg County including four select Library locations.
Mayor Vi Lyles is the keynote speaker for the September 17 Engage HER event with Queens University.
“Failure is Impossible” comes to Charlotte Mecklenburg Library in a centennial celebration of the 19th Amendment and women winning the right to vote.
This month, our nation celebrates the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Learn more about the Women's Suffrage movement in Mecklenburg County and North Carolina with the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room.
Join Engage 2020: Summer Series - A Conversation with Marjorie Spruill on Aug. 13 at 7 p.m. on the Library's Facebook live.
The Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room details the good, the bad and the ugly history of the U.S. women's suffrage movement and the important voting progress and policy changes made up to today and Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's current Engage 2020 program.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room provides a brief history of Women's History Month