The Richmond Register

February 19, 2014

Educator to address voter group on Prichard Committee


Special to the Register

BEREA — The League of Women Voters of Berea and Madison County (LWVBMC) will hear a presentation on the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday in the community room of the Madison County Public Library’s Berea branch.

Longtime Prichard Committee member Jackie Betts of Lexington, an educator well known in Fayette and Madison counties and beyond, will give the presentation that will include information about the committee’s December meeting.

Betts has taught and conducted many workshops at Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Berea College.

The League is a nonpartisan organization of women and men that encourages informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

This meeting is free and open to the public. For more details, call Elise Andre at 986-4569.