Pittsfield: League of Women Voters forms new chapter
The meeting was initiated by Leslie Sears of Dalton and led by Jean Cherdack, president of the League of Women Voters of Massachusetts, who gave an overview of the League's history, mission and current work.
The LWV is a nonpartisan organization almost 100 years old with 43 other chapters in Massachusetts. The closest chapter is in Williamstown. The new chapter will serve central and south county populations.
A second public information meeting is slated from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 6, at the Berkshire Athenaeum.
The first working meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 4, will be open to members only.
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