Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, March 16, 2019
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
UM Diag
Ann Arbor
Women's March On For Justice. NOW MORE THAN EVER: BUILD THE MOVEMENT FOR JUSTICE. MARCH AND RALLY.

Rally and march in Ann Arbor during Women's History Month and in honor of Ruth Bader Ginsberg's 86th Birthday--and uphold social, economic, racial, gender, environmental and intergenerational justice. Tabling/music/sign making at 1:30pm. Rally at 2:00pm. March begins 2:45pm. DETAILS

LWVAAA will have a table at the Diag.

Monday, March 18, 2019
6:30 p.m.
Howell Carnegie Library - Meabon Room
314 W. Grand River Ave
Howell
Brighton/Howell League Event. Guest speaker, the Honorable Miriam Cavanaugh, Chief Judge of the Livingston County Courts, will discuss the roles and responsibilities of the Livingston County Courts and how the courts serve the needs of our community.

This is a public event, and all are welcome.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
7:30 p.m.
Pointless Brewery and Theatre
3014 Packard Rd
Ann Arbor
March Brews & Views. In 2018, Michigan voters made history by passing a redistricting reform amendment with 61% of the vote to end gerrymandering.
Come hear from a Voters Not Politicians representative about Michigan's new redistricting process and how you can participate.
Friday, March 22, 2019
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter, MI
Ann Arbor Area March Lunch & Learn.

Our guest will be Washtenaw County Sheriff Jerry L. Clayton.

Sheriff Clayton, currently serving his third term in office, is a certified criminal justice trainer and instructor for more than twenty-five years. He has provided training and consulting services to a variety of private and public-sector clients, including the United States Department of Justice, the National Sheriff's Association, and the American Civil Liberties Union. He serves on the boards of numerous local organizations and has received international recognition for his expertise and work in the Criminal Justice profession.

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 make a reservation.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
4 pm
Bank of Ann Arbor
801 W. Ellsworth
Ann Arbor
BOARD MEETING.
Thursday, April 4, 2019
All Day
Michigan MICHIGAN LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS FORMED 100 YEARS AGO.
Thursday, April 11, 2019
6:00 p.m.
Howell Carnegie Library - Meabon Room
314 W. Grand River Ave
Howell
Brighton/Howell Event. Livingston County Clerk Elizabeth Hundley and Elections Coordinator Joe Bridgman will describe the responsibilities of the County Clerk's office along with the effects of the passing of Promote the Vote (Proposal 3) on the voters in our county.

Ms Hundley has been named to the Election Modernization Advisory Committee that will advise the Michigan Secretary of State and the Department of State's Bureau of Elections on the implementation of Proposal 3 and further election reforms

This is a public event and all are welcome.

Monday, April 15, 2019
3:00 pm
Ann Arbor District Library - Pittsfield Branch
2359 Oak Valley Dr, Ann Arbor
Planning for Centennial Celebrations. NOTE: DATE AND TIME HAVE BEEN CHANGED.

The next meeting for those interested in working together to plan celebrations for the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment and the founding of the League of Women Voters.

All individuals and organizations interested in working on the centennial are welcome to attend.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
4:00 pm
Bank of Ann Arbor
801 W Ellsworth Rd
Ann Arbor
Board Meeting.
Friday, April 26, 2019
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter, MI
Ann Arbor Area April Lunch & Learn.

League member Margaret Leary will explain why the 2020 Census is so important.

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, May 14, 2019
7:00 - 9:00 pm
TBD LWVAAA Annual Meeting.
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.
Friday, May 24, 2019
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter, MI
Ann Arbor Area May Lunch & Learn.

Our guest will be Washtenaw County Treasurer Catherine McClary

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, June 28, 2019
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter, MI
Ann Arbor Area June Lunch & Learn.

We'll read and discuss "The Woman Behind the New Deal: Frances Perkins" by Kirstin Downey.

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.

Our guest will be Barbara Fuller, a member of the Washtenaw County Road Commission.

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, November 5, 2019
 
Your polling place Fall 2019 Elections. The cities of Chelsea, Milan, and Saline will elect City Council members.