Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, April 4, 2019
All Day
Michigan MICHIGAN LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS FORMED 100 YEARS AGO.
Friday, May 17, 2019-Sunday, May 19, 2019
 
Embassy Suites by Hilton
19525 Victor Parkway, Livonia, MI, 48152
STATE CONVENTION OF THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF MICHIGAN. This year's Convention in Livonia will celebrate the 100th birthday of the League of Women Voters of Michigan and the 100th anniversary of suffrage for Michigan women. The Convention promises to be informative, productive and fun.
Saturday, May 25, 2019
1-3:00pm
Hidden Lake Gardens
6214 Monroe Rd, Tipton, MI 49287
It's Not Just About The Water. The League of Women Voters Tecumseh/Lenawee County Unit, will be hosting an afternoon of discussion about our ecosystems - and so much more. Learn about watersheds, PFAS, the basics of the hydrologic cycle, aquafirs, what microbes are normally present in our waters, what factors influence the types of microbial growth, and what changes are occurring in the types of microbes that we see.

Presenters will be Katie Goplerud-Smith of the River Raisin Watershed Council Outreach Coordinator; Julie Hewlett,retired geologist; and Janet Salzwedel, Ph.D. Professor and Chairperson of Biology, Adrian College.

Admission is free if you are attending this event.

Contact information - lwvtecumseh@gmail.com

Tuesday, May 28, 2019
4:30 - 6:30 pm
Saline Public Library
555 N. Maple Rd
Saline, MI
Board Retreat. NOTE CHANGE IN LOCATION and TIME.
Newly elected officers and directors will gather to get acquainted and plan for the upcoming year. To be followed by a social hour at a local spot.
Friday, May 31, 2019
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter, MI
Ann Arbor Area May Lunch & Learn.

NOTE DATE CHANGE - Now May 31

We'll be reading and discussing "The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and His Moral Conscience." Even if you can't join us, you might want to pick up a copy of the book written by Kirstin Downey. It's a fascinating look at some little-known history of the New Deal.

Sandwich and salad or vegetarian lunch with coffee and soda at $7 cash or BYO lunch

Seating is limited to 30 and Reservations are required: Click HERE to signup.

Friday, June 21, 2019
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter, MI
Ann Arbor Area June Lunch & Learn.

NOTE DATE CHANGE - Now June 21

Catherine McClary, Washtenaw County's elected Treasurer, will talk about her job responsibilities.

Sandwich and salad or vegetarian lunch with coffee and soda at $7 cash or BYO lunch.
Seating is limited to 30 and Reservations are required: Signup form will be activated later.

Friday, July 26, 2019
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter, MI
Ann Arbor Area July Lunch & Learn.

League member Margaret Leary will talk about the 2020 Census, what will happen, what the League is doing to ensure a complete count and how you can be involved.

Sandwich and salad or vegetarian lunch with coffee and soda at $7 cash or BYO lunch.
Seating is limited to 30 and Reservations are required: Signup form will be activated later.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
 
  August 6 election. Unofficial Washtenaw County list of proposals
Friday, August 23, 2019
 
  . NO LUNCH & LEARN IN AUGUST
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
 
Your polling place Fall 2019 Elections. The cities of Chelsea, Milan, and Saline will elect City Council members. Unofficial Washtenaw County list of candidates