Voter education class on Sept. 3

8/29/2014, 6 a.m.

DeKalb residents who want to learn more about the voting process can attend a Sept. 3 Voter Education and Outreach Training for Community Organizations seminar at the DeKalb Registration & Elections Office.

Oct. 6 is the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4 general election.

The 90-minute session will provide a summary of changes in voting laws, information and instructions for voter registration events (formerly known as voter registration drives), voter ID requirements, and absentee and early voting. It gets under way at 6:30 p.m.

A voting booth also will be set up to familiarize participants with its usage. Training materials will be provided.

The seminar is free, but registration is required at: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e9qsulbx3ae2f9be&oseq=&c=&ch=.

The DeKalb Registration & Elections Office is at 4380 Memorial Drive in Decatur.

For more information, visit http://web.co.dekalb.ga.us/voter/default.html.