Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, January 9, 2017
League of Women Voter of Marin County
4349 Redwood Highway, Conference Room F138
San Rafael, CA for more informationation
Call: 415-507-0824
Voter Turn-out in the Fall 2016 Election-who voted, who stayed home, and what still needs to be done. Mindy Romero, Ph.D, Founder, Center for Civic Engagement Project will be the speaker at at the Marin League meeting.

CCEP collects and curates data from a broad range of sources. Ms. Romero will bring insights to the fall election and puts the data into perspective. She will also discuss CA demographics to the year 2040.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Congregation Beth Am
Main Sanctuary
26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos, CA

More information: (650) 327-9148
Can We Ever Get Rid of the Electoral College?. Jack Rakove, Professor of Political Science at Stanford will join the Palo Alto League in it's evening lecture series.

Dr. Rakove is a Pulitzer Prize winner for his Original Meanings: Politics and Ideas in the Making of the Constitution. Professor Rakove is one of the leading American political scientists advocating for the election of the US President by popular vote. Hosted by the Palo Alto League, and Congregation Beth Am

Saturday, January 28, 2017
Camden Community Center
Multipurpose Room
3369 Union Ave San Jose, CA 95124
Bay Area League Day 2017. Focus on Housing in the Bay Area Key Address: Tony Thurmond, CA Assemblyman, D-15

More details:

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Thursday, June 1, 2017-Sunday, June 4, 2017
Sacramento, CA LWVC Convention. Bi-Annual Convention ~ more information coming ~
Thursday, December 21, 2017
League of Women Voters of the Bay Area
436 14th Street, Suite 1213
Oakland, CA 94612

Inter-League North Meeting. Representative from North Bay League's gather for activity reports and updates to the Bay Area League. This bi-monthly meeting held on the 3rd Wednesday of even numbered months.