Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, September 20, 2018
5:30-8:30pm
All Saints Episcopal Church, 800 Abbot Rd, East Lansing LWVLA Kickoff Meeting and Panel Discussion. September 20, 5:30-8:30pm--Fall Kick-Off Program--light supper and panel discussion on election security.

Four local clerks will discuss the issues they face in protecting the security of our electoral system: equipment, training, external threats, etc. Describing the current environment will be: 5:30, Small Plates and Socializing; 6:15, A moderated panel discussion with opportunities for audience questions featuring:
- Barbara Byrum, Ingham County Clerk
- Chris Swope, Lansing City Clerk
- Mary Clark, Delta Township Clerk
- Adam Cramton, DeWitt Charter Township

The panel represents different sized jurisdictions throughout the tri-county area.

Saturday, September 22, 2018
12noon
LCC Gannon Office Bldg. Educational Presentations on the Three Statewide Ballot Proposals. September 22, 12noon, at LCC Gannon Office Bldg., Educational Presentations on the Three Statewide Ballot Proposals.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
7-9pm
Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. East Lansing School Board Candidate Forum. Wednesday, September 26, 7-9pm. East Lansing School Board Candidate Forum, to be held at the Hannah Community Center. Candidates Committed to Participating: Terah Chambers, Kath Edsall, Noel Garcia, Chris Martin, Kate Powers, Thasin Sardar, Todd Swales.
Monday, October 1, 2018
11:30-1pm
Olga's Restaurant, Frandor Lunch with the League. Monday, October 1, 11:30-1pm, Lunch with the League, featuring Caitlyn Perry Dial, Executive Director - Michigan Women's Historical Center and Hall of Fame of the Michigan Women's Foundation. She will speak about #Her Story: New Initiatives and Opportunities, at Olga's Restaurant in Frandor.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
7-9pm
DeWitt City Council Chambers 24th Senate District Forum. Tuesday, October 2, 7-9pm. 24th Senate District Forum, held at the DeWitt City Council Chambers.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
6-8pm
LWVMI Office, 600 W. St. Joseph St., Lansing LWVLA Board Meeting.
Monday, October 8, 2018
10-11:30am
Grand Traverse Pie Company, East Lansing LWVLA Book Group Discussion. LWVLA Book Group discussion. What the Eyes Don't See by Dr. Mona Hanna Atisha. 10-11:30am at the Grand Traverse Pie Company, East Lansing.
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
 
  Last day to register for November General Election. October 9, 2018 - Last day to register for November General Election
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
7-9pm
Hannah Community Center, East Lansing MSU Board of Trustees Forum. Tuesday, October 9, 7-9pm. MSU Board of Trustees Forum, held at Hannah Community Center.
Thursday, October 11, 2018
7-9pm
Allen Neighborhood Association, 1611 E. Kalamazoo, Lansing 2018 Ballot Proposal Community Forum. Thursday, October 11, 7-9pm, Community Forum: 2018 Ballot Proposals. Allen Neighborhood Association, 1611 E. Kalamazoo, Lansing
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
 
  General Election. Nov. 6, 2018 - General Election
Thursday, November 8, 2018
5:30-8pm
TBD LWVLA Post Election Lunch. Thursday, November 8, 11:30-1pm, location TBD, Post Election Lunch, featuring Chris Christoff, former Bloomberg News and Detroit Free Press reporter.
Sunday, November 11, 2018-Saturday, November 17, 2018
 
Schuler Books Schuler Book Days fundraiser. November 11-17 - Schuler Book Days fundraiser for LWVLA.
Thursday, November 15, 2018
7-9pm
Faith Lutheran Church, Okemos LWVLA Panel Discussion on Immigration. 11/15/18, 7-9pm, Panel Discussion on Immigration, New Americans: Examining Immigration and Refugee Policies, at Faith Lutheran Church, Okemos.