Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
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
Monday, October 2, 2017
 
  VOTE411 Results Available Online.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7:00-9:00pm
Capital Ale House, 13831 Village Place Drive, Midlothian Hot Topics - America, United or Divided? Where Do We Go From Here? An Opportunity for Discussion. Leaguers and friends are invited to share their opinions, experiences, and perspectives. LWV-RMA members will serve as moderators and guides. No special preparation required - just bring your curiosity and an open mind. Questions or if you need a ride, contact Jeanne D'Ascoli, 804-740-6841
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.
Tuesday, October 17, 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. League members are invited to attend as observers.
Wednesday, October 18, 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.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
7:00-9:00pm
Capital Ale House, 13831 Village Place Drive, Midlothian Sips & Civility - America: United or Divided? Where Do We Go From Here?. Sips & Civility is a casual meet-up sponsored by the LWV-RMA that is open to the general public. It provides an opportunity to bring each person's story and perspective to the conversation so that we can all be more open to new ways of thinking and problem solving. No special preparation is required. Just bring your curiosity and an open mind.

The League of Women Voters is nonpartisan and never supports or opposed political parties or candidates. We focus on issues.

Thursday, November 2, 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 Jeanne D'Ascoli 804-740-6849 for information about plans to 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.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:45pm
Tuckahoe Library, 1901 Starling Drive, Henrico The Educated Voter - US Immigration Explained: Who Actually Gets In?. The LWV-RMA invites the public to a presentation by David Haines, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of George Mason University, on the basics of US immigration and current controversies. Networking 6:45; presentation 7:30. Details Jeanne D'Ascoli, jhdascoli@gmail.com.
Wednesday, November 15, 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
Thursday, November 23, 2017
 
  Thanksgiving Day.
Tuesday, November 28, 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. League members are invited to attend as observers. (Normal meeting day changed due to Thanksgiving.)
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/
Saturday, January 6, 2018
 
  LWV-RMA Advocacy Program Planning. SAVE THE DATE for our annual all member advocacy program planning meeting. Details to follow.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
 
State Capitol, Richmond Virginia General Assembly Convenes.
Saturday, February 24, 2018
 
Black History Museum and Cultural Center, 122 West Leigh Street, Richmond LWV-RMA Black History Month Event. SAVE THE DATE. Details to follow.
Saturday, March 10, 2018
 
  Virginia General Assembly Last Day.
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.