Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
8:30am-1:00pm
State Capitol, downtown Richmond Women's Legislative Roundtable and LWV Virginia Lobby Day. The Virginia LWV will partner with AAUW for Lobby Day at the General Assembly, starting at 8:30am at the Women's Legislative Roundtable and including a buffet lunch at the Berkeley Hotel. Details and registration on the LWV Virginia website at http://lwv-va.org/2018-league-day/ Deadline for lunch registration is February 1.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
9:30am
Credit Union House of Virginia, 108 North 8th Street, Richmond Women's Legislative Roundtable. Note new time of 9:30 am LWV of Virginia hosts a gathering of legislators and representatives of nonprofits each Wednesday morning during the General Assembly Session to share information on key legislation. Free and open to the public.
Tuesday, February 20, 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, February 21, 2018
9:30am
Credit Union House of Virginia, 108 North 8th Street, Richmond Women's Legislative Roundtable. Note new time of 9:30 am LWV of Virginia hosts a gathering of legislators and representatives of nonprofits each Wednesday morning during the General Assembly Session to share information on key legislation. Free and open to the public.
Wednesday, February 21, 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
Saturday, February 24, 2018
10:00am-1:00pm
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 tours of the Black History Museum and "Virginia Jazz-The Early Years" at the Valentine Museum, with lunch at the Valentine. Leaguers and friends invited. $24 for seniors and students, $26 others. Registration deadline January 30. For details and how register click on the link below for the flyer or contact Virginia Cowles, vipcowles@gmail.com or 804-353-0926

Black History Flyer

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
9:30am
Credit Union House of Virginia, 108 North 8th Street, Richmond Women's Legislative Roundtable. Note new time of 9:30 am LWV Virginia hosts a gathering of legislators and representatives of nonprofits each Wednesday morning during the General Assemble Session to share information on key legislation. Free and open to the public.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
5:30-7:30pm
513 Ridgeley Lane, Henrico (home of Jeanne D'Ascoli) LWV-RMA Hot Topic - Trafficking in Persons (Lorraine Waddill). Discussion based on the most recent Department of State report. Plus bring articles about trafficking/slavery. League members and guests invited. Feel free to bring you own dinner; dessert and beverages provided. Contact jhdascoli@gmail.com or 804-740-6841
Saturday, March 10, 2018
 
  Virginia General Assembly Last Day.
Sunday, March 11, 2018
2:00-3:00pm
Maymont's Garden Hall, 1700 Hampton Street, Richmond Women's History Month Program. A collaborative program with Maymont Historical Programs highlighting women's struggle for the vote, including a living history presentation and current voter information and registration. Show your Voter Registration ID and receive a program memento. $7.00 per person/free for Maymont members. Register online at https://maymont.org/event/new-persistence-the-saga-of-womans-suffrage/?instance_id=2719; information 804-358-7166 ext. 329.
Tuesday, March 20, 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, March 21, 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
Thursday, March 22, 2018
5:00pm
Travinia Italian Kitchen, 1601 Willow Lawn Drive, Henrico LWV-RMA Spring Meet and Greet. Welcome Spring and socialize with League members and friends. RSVP to Linda Mateyka at 301-497-9165 or lmateyka@aol.com
Thursday, May 24, 2018
 
Westwood Club, 6200 West Club Lane, Richmond 23226 LWV-RMA ANNUAL MEETING AND DINNER. SAVE THE DATE for our local annual meeting and dinner. Details coming soon.
Saturday, June 16, 2018
 
Roslyn, VA LWV Virginia Council.
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
 
Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago LWV US Convention.