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July 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 6, 2020

Vote! Your Vote is Your Voice ~ ¡Vote! Su Voto es Su Voz

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County of Santa Cruz Government Center
701 Ocean Street, 3rd Floor
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States

Details
July 1, 2020
Starts at 8:00 am and ends at 5:00 pm
Free
Overview

Pajaro Valley Arts exhibit, Vote! Your Vote is Your Voice/ ¡Vote! Su Voto es Su Voz, aims to inform, inspire and develop greater interest in the non-partisan democratic process. Co-curated by Maria Gitin and Pajaro Valley Arts Curator Judy Stabile, the exhibit features Bob Fitch photography from the archives of Stanford University Library and artifacts from civil rights veteran Maria Gitin. The exhibit includes contemporary regional artists interpretation of voting rights and informative displays from Santa Cruz County Elections Department and Watsonville City Clerk’s Office. A visual timeline highlights key events in voting rights history including the historic Watsonville v. Gomez case. The exhibit is presented in partnership with Santa Cruz County Elections Department, and Santa Cruz County Arts Commission.

A First Friday Reception will be held Friday, February 7th, 2020 5:00-8:00 pm.

Artists Participating: Jessica Carrasco, Myra Eastman, Bob Fitch, Jane Gregorius, Hedwig Heerschop, Matt Herron, Lucien Kubo, Jaime Sánchez, Sandra Takashima Shaw and Peggy Snider. Photo Art: “We the People” by Peggy Snider.

The exhibit is free and open to the public, suitable for students and adults. Venue is ADA accessible.

 

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