Woonsocket, RI: The Board of Canvassers and Registration would like to invite individuals that are looking to be candidates for office in 2022 to a Candidate School.

During the School, we will cover topics such as important deadlines, party endorsements and nomination papers. We are also planning on having a representative from the State Board of Elections join us to discuss Campaign Finance.

We will be reviewing the requirements for state and city office in Woonsocket. We will also be discussing requirements for local and state party committee offices. For information on running for statewide and federal office, you should contact the Secretary of States office.

The school will be held on Saturday, March 26 at 10am at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, located at 303 Clinton Street, Woonsocket RI. Due to limited seating, we are asking individuals that would like to join us in person to rsvp by March 23rd. You can RSVP by calling our office at 767-9223, send us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit us online www.woonsocketri.org/board-canvassers. Based on the number of people who respond, you may be asked to attend a later session the same day. We are also planning on streaming the event live via Zoom. You can find the zoom information on our website.

The Board would like to remind everyone that this session is for informational purposes only and does not in any way constitute legal interpretation of law and that wearing of masks is encouraged but not required.

If you have any questions, you can reach the Board of Canvassers at (401)767-9223.