Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
7:30pm
Byrd Theater, 2908 W. Cary St., Richmond RBG Screening. Celebrate Ruth Bader Ginsberg, the pioneer of gender equality, with this documentary. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by VAratifyERA.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
 
Virginia State Capitol, Richmond VA 2019 Virginia General Assembly Opens. Join with VAratifyERA to welcome legislators back and show support for ratification.

9-11 am check in at hospitality room Pocahontas Bldg. 5th floor, 900 E. Main St.

10:30-11:30 am greet legislators as they go from Pocahontas Bldg. to Capitol

Noon - observe the session from House and Senate galleries

3-5 pm Party4Parity - SunTrust Bldg., 4th Floor, Piedmont Room, 919 E. Main St. Tickets required: $7.50 in advance; $15 at the door.

Friday, January 11, 2019
11:00am-12:30pm
Richmond's West End Library, 5420 Patterson Avenue, Richmond. LWV-RMA Election Modernization Committee. Follow Virginia's efforts on election audits and other election security measures. Contact Jane Newell, jane.newell@comcast.net.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
8:30-9:30am
SunTrust Building, 4th Floor Tidewater Room, 919 E. Main St., Richmond LWV-VA First Women's Legislative Roundtable. The Women's Legislative Roundtable meets every Wednesday morning during the General Assembly Session. Legislators and non profit organizations share information on proposed legislation. Free and open to the public.
Saturday, January 19, 2019
10:00am-2:00pm
Henrico's Varina Library, 1875 New Market Road, Henrico LWV-RMA Advocacy Program Planning Meeting. Weather backup date January 26, 2019 All LWV-RMA members meet to review existing program and plan new items for study and action.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
8:30-9:30am
SunTrust Building, 4th Floor Tidewater Room, 919 E. Main St., Richmond LWV-VA Women's Legislative Roundtable. The Women's Legislative Roundtable meets every Wednesday morning during the General Assembly Session. Legislators and non profit organizations share information on proposed legislation. Free and open to the public.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
8:30-9:30am
SunTrust Building, 4th Floor, Tidewater Room, 919 E. Main St., Richmond LWV-VA Women's Legislative Roundtable. The Women's Legislative Roundtable meets every Wednesday morning during the General Assembly Session. Legislators and non profit organizations share information on proposed legislation. Free and open to the public.
Friday, February 1, 2019
11:00am-1:00pm
Tuckahoe Library, 1901 Starling Drive, Henrico LWV-RMA Communications Committee Meeting. Work on outreach to members and the general public, including website, newsletters, and more. Contact Lynn McMartin, lynnmcmartin@gmail.com
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
 
  LWV-VA League Lobby Day with AAUW. LWV Virginia and AAUW members will visit legislators and attend the General Assembly Session.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
3:00-5:00pm
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. Contact Mary Crutchfield, marycrutchfield@verizon.net