Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, August 19, 2017
10:30am-12:30pm
Henrico's Glen Allen Library, 10501 Staples Mill Road, Henrico LWV-RMA Voter Registration Training. Voter Registration Training by Garry Ellis, Virginia Department of Elections. Contact: Voter Service Chair Valarie Fillgrove, valarielwv@hotmail.com or 1-816-591-2572.
Friday, August 25, 2017
 
VCU Siegel Center, 1200 W. Broad Street, Richmond VCU SOVO Fair (proposed). League members distribute voter information and answer students' questions.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
5:00pm
Travinia Italian Kitchen, 1601 Willow Lawn Drive, Henrico LWV-RMA Fall Meet and Greet. Join League members and friends as we return to Travinia to socialize. RSVP to Linda Mateyka at 301-497-9165 or lmateyka@aol.com by September 4th so we will have an accurate headcount.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
6-8:00pm
513 Ridgeley Lane, Henrico (home of Jeanne D'Ascoli) LWV-RMA Hot Topics - Discussion of "On Tyranny". For League members and non-League friends. Come to discuss "On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the 20th Century" by Timothy Snyder. The book is available at bookstores, libraries, and online. Come at 6:00 for socializing, bring your own dinner, drinks and dessert provided. Contact: Jeanne D'Ascoli 804-740-6841
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
6:30-8:00pm
Panera's Stony Point, Richmond LWV-RMA Membership and Engagement Committee Meeting. The committee would be delighted to welcome League members who may be interested. Try the committee and see if it's for you. Contact: Jeanne D'Ascoli 804-740-6849.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
3:00pm
Ginter Park Presbyterian Church, 3601 Seminary Avenue, Richmond LWV-RMA Board of Directors' Meeting. The Board meets monthly to set policy, discuss strategy, and establish the calendar. The June meeting of old and new board members will plan for the coming League year.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
10:30am-2:00pm
U.S. District Court, 7th Floor, Broad Street, Richmond Naturalization Ceremony for New Citizens. LWV-RMA members distribute voter registration applications each month. To volunteer contact Barbara Greenleaf, deltabsg@aol.com.
Friday, September 22, 2017
9:00am
Hospitality House, 2800 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA LWV Virginia Fall Workshops. Join Leaguers from around the state for updates on League basics and state League studies of mental health, women's rights, and school choice. Details on the LWV website at http://www.lwv-va.org.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
 
  National Voter Registration Day. Check GRTC buses for registration message.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
5:30-7:30pm
Richmond Friends Meeting House, Community Room, 4500 Kensington Avenue, Richmond LWV-RMA Back to League Night. Kick off the new League year by attending this all-member "Back to League" meeting. Visit with old and new members, review League basics, and sign up for Voter Service and other League activities. Contact Evelyn Glazier emglazier1@gmail.com. (PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE AND LOCATION.)
Sunday, October 1, 2017
 
  VOTE411 Results Available Online.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
11:00am-6:00pm
St. Joseph's Villa, 8000 Brook Road, Henrico Richmond Peace Festival. League members register voters, distribute voter information, and answer questions. Details and to volunteer contact Mary Crutchfield, marycrutchfield@verizon.net
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
6:30-8:00pm
Panera's Stony Point, Richmond LWV-RMA Membership and Engagement Committee Meeting. The committee would be delighted to welcome Leaguers who may be interested. Contact Jean D'Ascoli 804-740-6849 for information about plans to reach and engage members and non-members. Your participation is valued.
Monday, November 6, 2017
 
Channel 12 Call 12. League members answer callers' election questions. To volunteer contact Valarie Fillgrove valarielwv@hotmail.com.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
 
Channel 12 Call 12. League members answer callers' election questions. To volunteer contact Valarie Fillgrove valarielwv@hotmail.com.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
6:00am-7:00pm
All polling places VOTE. General Election. Vote for Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General, House of Delegates, and local candidates.