Making Democracy Work

Upcoming Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Sunday, October 15, 2017
1:30pm
Third Unitarian Church, 301 N. Mayfield Ave. West Side Unit meeting. Find the League in your neighborhood! Unit meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Monday, October 16, 2017
5:30-7:00pm
Sanctuary Café, University Church 5655 S. University Ave South Side Unit meeting. Find the League in your neighborhood! Unit meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Environment Committee. This new committee is identifying the environmental risks to the city and how the league can take action. Interested individuals are welcome! RSVP to League@lwvchicago.org.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
3:00pm
Chicago Board of Elections
69 W. Washington Street
Deputy Voter Registrar Training class. LWVChicago members can enroll through the League to become trained as a deputy voter registrar. RSVP at least 5 days prior to class. Send name and contact information to League@lwvchicago.org
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. SANCTUARY CITIES ACLU's Rebecca Glenberg, lead attorney on immigration issues, discusses the status and threats to Chicago as a Sanctuary City. RSVP to League@lwvchicago.org
Thursday, October 19, 2017
10am
LWVChicago Conference Room Loop Unit Morning meeting. Find the League in your neighborhood! Unit meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Thursday, October 19, 2017
1:30pm
Montgomery Place
5550 S Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637
Hyde Park Unit meeting. Find the League in your neighborhood! Unit meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Monday, October 23, 2017
7pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Ave
North Side Unit meeting. Find the League in your neighborhood! Unit meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
7pm
Beverly Unitarian Church, 10244 Longwood Dr Far Southwest Side Unit meeting. Find the League in your neighborhood! Unit meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
8am-1pm
UIC Forum
725 W. Roosevelt
Voter Registration Event. LWVChicago will be registering voters at Chicago Housing Authority's Operation Warm Coat. To volunteer for this event, contact league@lwvchicago.org
Saturday, October 28, 2017
9:30am
Chicago Board of Elections
69 W. Washington Street
Deputy Voter Registrar Training class. LWVChicago members can enroll through the League to become trained as a deputy voter registrar. RSVP at least 5 days prior to class. Send name and contact information to League@lwvchicago.org
Monday, October 30, 2017
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Loop Unit Evening meeting. DATE CHANGE Come to a unit meeting to learn about action and advocacy in your neighborhood. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
6pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Education Committee (Evening). The Education Committee evening group is focused on oversight of Board of Education finances. If interested to attend, please RSVP to League@lwvchicago.org.
Thursday, November 2, 2017
5:30-7:30pm
Aqua Building
225 N. Columbus Drive
New Member Orientation and Social. The LWVChicago Board and Membership Committee invite new and prospective members to a League introduction. Learn what the League can offer you and how you can contribute to make a positive difference! Beverages and appetizers will be available. RSVP by Oct 23 to league@lwvchicago.org
Thursday, November 2, 2017
6:00pm
Chicago Board of Elections
69 W. Washington Street
Deputy Voter Registrar Training class. LWVChicago members can enroll through the League to become trained as a deputy voter registrar. RSVP at least 5 days prior to class. Send name and contact information to League@lwvchicago.org
Saturday, November 4, 2017
9:30am-1:30pm
332 S Michigan Ave
Room 430
Moderator Training. Missey Wilhelm, former LWVIL Voter Service Chair and a seasoned trainer, will conduct this workshop. Learn how to be a moderator at a candidate forum, or brush up on your skills.

October 30 is deadline to register. To register, please send your name, the name of your local league, your email address and your phone number to voterservice@lwvil.org

Saturday, November 11, 2017
10am-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Social Policy/Housing. Topic and speaker to be determined. Briefings are always open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org
Sunday, November 12, 2017
1:00pm
Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier
800 E Grand Ave
League Outing: Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew. Join fellow League members and friends for an outing to the Theater. Details about the event and purchasing tickets are here
Sunday, November 12, 2017
3:00-6:00pm
Cook County Jail facilities Cook County Jail Voter Registration Drive. LWVCHicago deputy voter registrars can volunteer for shifts to register voters at Cook County Jail. This is a recurring event; see the Volunteer page for more details.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Saturday, November 18, 2017
9:30am
Chicago Board of Elections
69 W. Washington Street
Deputy Voter Registrar Training class. LWVChicago members can enroll through the League to become trained as a deputy voter registrar. RSVP at least 5 days prior to class. Send name and contact information to League@lwvchicago.org
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
3:00pm
Chicago Board of Elections
69 W. Washington Street
Deputy Voter Registrar Training class. LWVChicago members can enroll through the League to become trained as a deputy voter registrar. RSVP at least 5 days prior to class. Send name and contact information to League@lwvchicago.org
Thursday, November 30, 2017
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. COOK COUNTY HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SYSTEM-- Guest Speaker: M. Hill Hammock. RSVP to League@lwvchicago.org
Sunday, December 10, 2017
3:00-6:00pm
Cook County Jail facilities Cook County Jail Voter Registration Drive. LWVCHicago deputy voter registrars can volunteer for shifts to register voters at Cook County Jail. This is a recurring event; see the Volunteer page for more details.
Sunday, January 7, 2018
3:00-6:00pm
Cook County Jail facilities Cook County Jail Voter Registration Drive. LWVCHicago deputy voter registrars can volunteer for shifts to register voters at Cook County Jail. This is a recurring event; see the Volunteer page for more details.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Saturday, January 13, 2018
10am-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Health Care.
Thursday, January 25, 2018
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. SECURE THE VOTE-- Marisel Hernandez and James Allen, Chicago Board of Election Commissioners
Saturday, February 10, 2018
10am-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Engaging Voters in the 2018 Primaries. Voter Service activities and actions.
Sunday, February 11, 2018
3:00-6:00pm
Cook County Jail facilities Cook County Jail Voter Registration Drive. LWVCHicago deputy voter registrars can volunteer for shifts to register voters at Cook County Jail. This is a recurring event; see the Volunteer page for more details.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Sunday, February 18, 2018
3:00-6:00pm
Cook County Jail facilities Cook County Jail Voter Registration Drive. LWVCHicago deputy voter registrars can volunteer for shifts to register voters at Cook County Jail. This is a recurring event; see the Volunteer page for more details.
Monday, February 26, 2018
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. ART AND DEMOCRACY
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
 
  Primary Election.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Saturday, April 14, 2018
10am-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Fostering Student Success. Support services in schools
Thursday, April 19, 2018
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. CHICAGO'S AMAZING UNDERGROUND PASSAGEWAY-- The Pedway: How Can We Improve It? Howard A. Learner, President & Executive Director of the Environmental Law & Policy Center
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Saturday, May 12, 2018
10am-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Environment.
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Monday, July 2, 2018
 
Hilton Hotel LWV Convention. Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of LWV & Women's Suffrage