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If you do not plan to vote by mail, please plan to vote at the polls on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3 ! Despite COVID-19, many of our neighborhood libraries will again be designated as…
continue reading 37 Free Library Locations to Serve as Polling Places in 2020 Presidential Election
written by Jenn D.
October 27, 2020
With Election Day coming up on November 3, it is critical that all citizens are aware of how to make their voices safely and properly heard. This post will cover the basics of mail-in voting and…
continue reading Your Complete Guide to Mail-In Voting
written by Irma Q.
October 21, 2020
Updated Tuesday, October 20, 2020 12:15 p.m. Spanish and Chinese translations have been added to this blog post. In the real world, small technical details count for a lot. How many checks were…
continue reading Voting by Mail? Avoid "Naked Ballots"!
written by Richard L.
October 13, 2020
As we find ourselves weeks away from Election Day, consider this question: Who was the first person in your family to vote? The stories of Philadelphia women who built and sustained…
continue reading Making Her Mark: Philadelphia Women Fight for the Vote Exhibition Opens Fall 2020
written by Suzanna U.
September 30, 2020