RSVP for our 2021 Seacoast Walk! This year's theme will focus on Celebrating 50 Years of Youth Voting.
Join friends from throughout NH who will do a short 1.6-mile walk to Prescott Park for a rally at 3 pm, then a different 1.6-mile return trip to our starting location.
The date this year will be Saturday, July 10, 2021. We will begin our walk at Connect Church, 200 Chase Dr. Portsmouth NH. Arrive at the church parking lot at 2 pm, walk will leave at 2:15. We will have materials for sign making available at 1:30.
We will walk to Prescott Park for a 3 pm Rally at the public forum area.
We'll have music by Griffin Sinclair-Wingate and Company.
We'll hear from Rep. Renny Cushing, who represents Hampton in the NH Legislature. Rep. Cushing has been a stalwart defender of democracy, voting rights and has been a human rights activist for most of his life.
We will also hear from UNH student Ruby Carr.
Griffin Sinclair-Wingate, Director of NH Youth Movement, will speak about the voting rights fight that NHYM was a part of.
Please plan on joining us! Plan on bringing your friends, your kids and your grandkids.
NOTE: There are no bathroom at Connect Church, but there are restrooms at Prescott Park.
Co-sponsored by League of Women Voters-NH, NH Voters Restoring Democracy, NH Youth Movement, End Citizens United/Let America Vote and 603 Forward.
Things to bring:
- Sun hat
- Water bottle (refills available)
- Sensible shoes!
- A lawn chair that will be transported to the rally for you.
- A Voting Rights/HR1/S1/For the People Act/HR4 John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act sign if you have one; We'll have some if you don't.
- A friend!