Plastic Free Queen Anne’s County Public Forum Hosted by The League Of Women Voters of Queen Anne’s County

On Wednesday, January 15th at the Kent Island Library, the League of Women Voters of QAC will be hosting a public topic forum on the plastic footprint in Queen Anne’s County. Bente E. Cooney, Founder of the non-profit Plastic Free QAC, will describe their mission, history, and legislative initiatives. Information on effective recycling will also be provided by Rick Turnbell, Manager of Mid Shore Recycling Program. Doors will open at 5:45pm for participants to visit informational tables hosted by The League of Women Voters and Plastic Free QAC. The program will run from 6:00pm-7:30pm. This event is free and open to all citizens eager to learn more about the dangers of plastics in our environment and wish to learn actions that can help. In 2003, the League of Women Voters of Queen Anne’s County (LWVQAC) was formed to promote informed and active participation of citizens in their government. LWVQAC is interested in and concerned about environmental issues facing our county. For more information about the LWVQAC visit Questions? Email