LexSeeHer Speaker Series – Civic Engagement: Lexington Women’s Visibility Banner Lotte Scharfman Honoree
LWV Lexington’s Margaret Coppe will share the story of LexSeeHer honoree Lotte Scharfman. Lotte served as president of the League of Women Voters of Lexington and the League of Women Voters of Massachusetts. Lotte is credited with authoring the League’s motto: “Democracy is Not a Spectator Sport!” Further, she was responsible for getting the Massachusetts Legislature reduced from the unwieldily size of 240 to the current 160. Ms. Coppe will discuss Lotte’s contributions to our community and the Commonwealth, drawing from historical accounts and from remembrances of Lexingtonians who worked with Lotte. Virtual event. Find more information and register, here.