The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
This free event is intended to spur civic engagement and interest and will be a fun competition. The Civics Bee is co-sponsored by LWV-Needham and the Needham School Department.
Teams of three will compete for prizes. Teams will be composed of adults, high-schoolers, eighth graders or any combination of three.
Click here to find out more about this Sunday, March 2, event.
The last date to register was Wednesday, February 26, but all are welcome to attend!
The Massachusetts gubernatorial election in November is just around the corner! LWVMA invites Massachusetts high school students to submit two-minute videos illustrating a problem or issue in their communities that the next Governor should address.
First place wins $1,000; second place wins $500; and third place wins $250.
Contest begins February 1 and ends March 31. Click here for full information and to enter.