Tuesday, October 9, 2012

State Senator Gustavo Rivera Teaches Community Civic Classes


Bronx, NY- State Senator Gustavo Rivera - Will teach community civic classes this fall, starting Thursday October 11, 2012 at the Belmont Library. Senator Gustavo Rivera is an educator and public servant who believes in the power of civic participation and encourages all Bronxites who wish to learn about the political process to come and participate in these community civic classes. In this first class he will talk about the U.S. Constitution; who drafted it, for what purpose and its relevance in today's political scene.

The Senator's office has partnered with NALEO(National Association of Latino Elected Officials) Education Fund to provide this series free and open to the public. Representatives from NALEO will be present to register voters. This first class is a day before the Oct 12 deadline to register to vote and so the Senator encourages all local residents to come participate in this exciting series, and also to register to vote if they haven't.

WHO:  Senator Gustavo Rivera, NALEO Education Fund
WHAT: Community Civic Classes on The Constitution
WHERE:  Belmont Library, 680 East 184th St Bronx NY 10458
WHEN: Thursdays, October 11, 2012 at 6:30 PM

Upcoming classes

October 18, 2012- Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

October 25 2012- State and Local Government

November 1, 2012- Voting and Elections

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