Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
9:00am-3:00pm
Virginia Credit Union House, 108 North Eighth Street, Richmond (across from St. Paul's Church parking garage) LWV Virginia Pre-Session Meeting and Luncheon. LWV Virginia is sponsor. Non-profit representatives and legislators discuss issues that will come before the General Assembly Session. Includes networking continental breakfast and luncheon with keynote speaker. For details and to register see the LWV Virginia website at http://lwv-va.org/
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
 
  NO LWV-RMA Board of Directors' Meeting. No Board meeting this month. Wishing Happy Holidays to all.
Wednesday, December 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
Saturday, January 6, 2018
10:00am-2:00pm
Libbie Mill Library, 2100 Libbie Lake East Street, Henrico LWV-RMA Advocacy Program Planning. All member meeting to review local advocacy program positions and consider how to support LWV-US Making Democracy Work campaign. Lunch provided. RSVP for lunch to Sarah Scott sarahscott@mindspring.com appreciated. Information contact Karen Rosenblum krosenbl@gmu.edu
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
 
Byrd Theater, 2908 W. Cary Street, Richmond Equal Means Equal. SAVE THE DATE for showing of Equal Means Equal, a film in support of women's equality and ERA.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
 
State Capitol, Richmond Virginia General Assembly Convenes. SAVE THE DATE for ERA Rally. Planning is underway. Details to follow.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
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. League members are invited to attend as observers.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
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
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
 
  LWV-RMA Hot Topics - The Graduate of Tomorrow. Planning is underway. Details to follow.
Saturday, February 24, 2018
 
Black History Museum and Cultural Center, 122 West Leigh Street, and Valentine Museum, 1015 East Clay Street, Richmond LWV-RMA Black History Month Commemoration. Enjoy a morning tour of the Black History Museum, lunch, and then a tour of "The History of Jazz" exhibit at the Valentine Museum. Leaguers and friends invited. Full details and cost to follow. Contact Mabel Wells, m.wells1@att.net
Saturday, March 10, 2018
 
  Virginia General Assembly Last Day.
Sunday, March 11, 2018
 
Maymont's Garden Hall, 1700 Hampton Street, Richmond Women's History Month Program. SAVE THE DATE for a collaborative program with Maymont Historical Programs highlighting women's struggle for enfranchisement. Details to follow.
Saturday, June 16, 2018
 
Roslyn, VA LWV Virginia Council.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
 
Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago LWV US Convention.