2018 Civics Bee

The 2018 Civics Bee League of Women Voters of Needham Civics Bee will be March 11, 2018, at 2 pm, at the Broadmeadow School.

Join us as we cheer on our friends and neighbors at the fifth annual Civics Bee. 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 Public Schools. The first place prize will be a State House tour and lunch with Representative Denise Garlick.

View or download the 2018 Civics Bee flyer (single page).

View or download the 2018 Civics Bee brochure (double-sided tri-fold).

See Civics Bee page for general information on the Civics Bee and to watch the 2017 Civics Bee.

Register for the 2018 Civics Bee

Sign up as a 3-person team, sign up as a 2-person team and we will assign a 3rd, or sign up as an individual and we will add you to a team. Register by February 28, 2018. Contact civics-bee@lwv-needham.org with questions on registration.

2018 Civics Bee Resources

Websites: Local Government
Local Government Committee Member Handbook
Pages 1-3, 5-7

Thirty-minute video about Needham Town Meeting
“Needham Town Meeting–Making Your Voice Count”

The League of Women of Needham
Your Government>Elected Officials
Your Government>Needham Government
Elections and Voting

Websites: State Government
The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts
Check out Your Government and Voting.

Wikipedia: Massachusetts Government

Websites: National/U.S. Constitution
The National Constitution Center

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services – Study Materials for Civics Test

Books
U.S. Constitution for Dummies, by Michael Arnheim

The Words We Live By: Your Annotated Guide to the Constitution, by Linda R. Monk