Making Democracy Work

Upcoming Events

The organizing partners from Women's March Chicago have a special calendar on persistlist.org - March to the Polls 2018. Find LWV Chicago events and additional programming related to the upcoming Illinois primary on this site.

Great Decisions Discussion Groups

The first Great Decisions discussion group starts February 6 and runs through early May. Another group is planned for this summer. Learn more about the Great Decisions program and how to join a planned discussion group or create a new one.

LEAGUE EVENTS AND MEETINGS

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, February 24, 2018
3 - 5 p.m.
DANK Haus
4740 N. Western Chicago, IL
4th Floor Gallery
Radical Ideas! Women and The Vote. This is a performance piece and panelist discussion on the early suffragist efforts in Illinois. LWV Chicago is a sponsor of this event, taking place Feb 17, Feb 24 and March 3. Our President, Annie Logue, will be a panelist for this discussion date. For details and ticket information, please see Working Women's History Project
Monday, February 26, 2018
7 - 8:30 p.m.
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Ave
North Side Unit meeting. Get involved in the League in your neighborhood. Meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
6:30 p.m.
11246 S Whipple Far Southwest Side Unit meeting. Get involved in League activities in your neighborhood. Unit meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Friday, March 2, 2018
7 p.m.
ABC 7 - social media livestream and digital channel 7.2 Democratic Primary Gubernatorial Forum. Follow this forum presented in partnership with LWV of Illinois.
Saturday, March 3, 2018
3 - 5 p.m.
DANK Haus
4740 N. Western Chicago, IL
4th Floor Gallery
Radical Ideas! Women and The Vote. This is a performance piece and panelist discussion on the early suffragist efforts in Illinois. LWV Chicago is a sponsor of this event, taking place Feb 17, Feb 24 and March 3. For details and ticket information, please see Working Women's History Project
Monday, March 5, 2018
10 a.m - noon
LWV Chicago Conference Room State of the City Committee. This committee is planning the annual fundraising luncheon, Bridging the Opportunity Divide. The event will be held April 25, 2018 (see calendar entry for details). To get involved with the planning activities, RSVP to league@lwvchicago.org.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
5:30 p.m.
LWV Chicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Thursday, March 15, 2018
10 a.m.
LWV Chicago Conference Room Loop Morning Unit meeting. Get involved in the League in your neighborhood. Meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Thursday, March 15, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Montgomery Place Senior Living
5550 South Shore Dr.
Hyde Park Unit meeting. Get involved in the League in your neighborhood. Meetings are open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, contact League@lwvchicago.org.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
 
  Primary Election.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
5:30 p.m.
LWV Chicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Saturday, April 14, 2018
10 a.m.-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Fostering Student Success. Support services in schools
Thursday, April 19, 2018
5:30 - 7 p.m.
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
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
65 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL
STATE OF THE CITY. Save the Date! Join the League of Women Voters of Chicago for our annual luncheon and fundraiser. Our topic is A Tale of Two Cities: Bridging Chicago's Opportunity Divide. The moderator will be Natalie Moore, author and WBEZ reporter. Ticket sales and additional information will be coming soon. Contact league@lwvchicago.org for more details.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
5:30 p.m.
LWV Chicago Conference Room Board Meeting. Monthly meeting for Board of Directors.
Saturday, May 12, 2018
10 a.m.-noon
332 S Michigan, Room 430 Briefing: Environment.
Saturday, June 9, 2018
8:30 a.m. - Noon
Maggiano's
516 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60654
LWV Chicago Annual Meeting. Join us for our annual meeting. We will be celebrating this successes from the past year and planning for the future. Members will be electing Board members, reviewing and changing bylaws, identifying programs and approving the budget. Additional details will be available closer to the date. Materials for nominations and program planning
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
 
Hilton Chicago Hotel LWV National Convention. The League of Women Voters' 53rd National Convention 2018 will be held June 28 - July 1, 2018 in Chicago, IL.