Upcoming Event
Event Name: Voices & Votes: Civil Rights Symposium
Event Occurs: Once
Event Description: As part of Voices and Votes: Democracy in America, this panel of advocates and thought leaders will discuss the history of, and the present enforcement of, voter suppression and disenfranchisement tactics and policies in South Carolina and throughout the Southern United States. Panelists will discuss voting rights from their respective roles, guided by our moderator.

Part of the Voices and Votes: Democracy in America traveling exhibit of the Smithsonian Institution, on display at the Aiken County Historical Museum from July 23 through September 3, 2022.​ In anticipation of this honor, a Program Committee has worked with partners to assemble 15 different events from late February to early September, to be held free of charge in venues across the community. The exhibit and all programs offer wide-ranging reflections on the storied history of voting rights in America, many with a local focus.
Event Class: General
Contact Person or Organization: Aiken County Historical Museum
Website Address: https://aikenvoicesandvotes.com/
Contact Phone: 803.642.2015
Contact Email: museum@aikencountysc.gov
Start Date/Time: 8/18/2022 7:00 PM
End Date/Time: 8/18/2022 9:00 PM
Directions: USCA Etherredge Center
240 Scholar Loop
Aiken, SC