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.
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
 
  August 6 election. VOTE411.org to see what's on your ballot.

See the Washtenaw County list of proposals to see all proposals.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
7:00 pm
HOMES Brewery
2321 Jackson Ave, Ann Arbor
Brews & Views for August. Washtenaw County Water Resource Commissioner, Evan Pratt, will briefly describe the 5 main duties of his department and then will answer your questions. Click HERE for information about County Water Resources and Public Works.

Come at 7:00 pm to order food and beverage.

This event is open to the public (but must be over 21 to buy/drink alcohol.) League members are encouraged to invite non-members to attend.

Friday, August 23, 2019
 
  . NO LUNCH & LEARN IN AUGUST
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
6:30-8pm
Weber Retreat and Conference Center
1257 East Siena Heights Drive Adrian, Michigan 49221

The driveway to Weber Retreat & Conference Center is located on the east side of campus.
The 2020 Census: Count Every Person. Once. In the Right Place. During the evening's presentation our speaker, Margaret Leary (Librarian Emerita, Michigan Law School) will describe what the census is and why it matters: Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How.

Margaret is the LWV Ann Arbor local lead for the 2020 Census.

Contact email for the League of Women Voters Ann Arbor Area - Tecumseh/Lenawee Unit: lwvtecumseh@gmail.com

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
all day
United States Constitution Day / Citizenship Day. Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by thirty-nine brave men on September 17, 1787, recognizing all who are born in the U.S. or by naturalization, have become citizens.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
2:00 p.m.
Ann Arbor District Library
Malletts Creek Branch - Rain Garden Room
3090 E. Eisenhower Parkway
Ann Arbor
LWVAAA Advocacy Committee Meeting. If you are a League member interested in supporting the League's advocacy work on health care, justice reform, gun safety, immigration, voting issues, the environment or more - come join us.
Thursday, September 19, 2019
6:30 pm
Howell Cromaine Library
314 W. Grand River Ave.
Howell, MI 48843
Brighton-Howell Public Forum. The 2020 Census: Count Every Person. Once. In the Right Place.
During the evening's presentation our speaker, Margaret Leary (Librarian Emerita, Michigan Law School) will describe what the census is and why it matters: Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How.
Margaret is the LWV Ann Arbor local lead for the 2020 Census.
Contact email for the League of Women Voters Ann Arbor Area - Brighton/Howell Unit: lwvbrighton.howellarea@gmail.com
Saturday, September 21, 2019
all day
Clerk's Offices - County, City, Village, Township Absentee Ballots available for November General Election.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
All Day
  National Voter Registration Day. Are you registered?

You can register to vote when you are age 17 1/2. You may register to vote in person, by mail, or online up to 15 days prior to an election. Voters may also register in person with their local clerk within 14 days of an election, up to and including Election Day.

For details go to

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Chelsea Library, McKune Room
221 S Main St, Chelsea, MI
Board Meeting. The library is in the middle of Chelsea and has easy parking:

League members and the public are welcome and there will be time for public comments at the beginning of the agenda.

Friday, September 27, 2019
noon - 2 pm
Cedars of Dexter
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter
Ann Arbor Area Lunch & Learn.

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: signup genius form will be generated at the end of August.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Saline Community Education Building, Room 33
7265 N Ann Arbor St, Saline, MI 48176.
October Board Meeting. League members and the public are welcome and there will be time for public comments at the beginning of the agenda.

This is easily accessible by going south from Ann Arbor on Saline-Ann Arbor road, or from the east or west using Michigan Ave and then turning north on Saline-Ann Arbor road. Lots of parking.

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