Making Democracy Work

Upcoming Events

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
3pm
Board of Elections Office, 69 W Washington Deputy Voter Registrar Training Class. RSVP required at least 5 days prior. League@lwvchicago.org with name, address, phone number and class choice.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
5:30-7:00pm
LWVChicago Conference Room LWV Social Media Group. This team plans social media promotions for LWVChicago news and events. New volunteers are always welcome. To RSVP or for more information, contact League@lwvchicago.org
Sunday, September 17, 2017
12pm
Third Unitarian Church, 301 N Mayfield 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. Social starts at noon; meeting at 1:30.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Loop Unit-evening 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, September 25, 2017
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. Bail Reform and Unjust Incarceration Sheriff Tom Dart provides A Look Inside a Broken System. RSVP to League@lwvchicago.org.
Monday, September 25, 2017
7pm
Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N Lincoln 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.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
 
  National Voter Registration Day. Help register voters! LWVChicago is partnering with Center on Halsted for an all day registration drive. Learn more here, or contact League@lwvchicago.org about volunteer opportunities.
Wednesday, September 27, 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.
Thursday, September 28, 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, September 28, 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.
Saturday, September 30, 2017
9:30am
Board of Elections Office, 69 W Washington Deputy Voter Registrar Training Class. RSVP required at least 5 days prior. League@lwvchicago.org with name, address, phone number and class choice.
Thursday, October 5, 2017
6:00pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Membership Committee Meeting. Planning the next new member orientation is one of the topics. Interested individuals are always welcome. For more information or to RSVP, email League@lwvchicago.org
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
11:30am-1:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson State of the State. The LWVIL annual luncheon, benefiting the LWVIL Education Fund. Guest speakers Senator Dick Durbin and reporter Renee Ferguson. Details and registration information are available on the LWVIL website here
Saturday, October 14, 2017
10am-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Tax-Increment Financing:A Controversy of Funding. Learn more about tax-incremental financing (TIF) and how it can be reformed. Briefings are always open to the public. RSVP 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
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
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Thursday, November 30, 2017
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. COOK COUNTY HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SYSTEM-- Guest Speaker: Hil Hammock. RSVP to League@lwvchicago.org
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.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
5:30pm
LWVChicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Monday, February 26, 2018
5:30pm
Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd Chicago in Focus. ART AND DEMOCRACY-- Theaster Gates discusses Rebuild Foundation and the revitalization of poor neighborhoods through urban planning and art.
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