Upcoming Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.
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Event Date: 
Sep 23 2020 - 6:00pm to 6:45pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Peralta Community College District - Area 1Register for Zoom forum!  

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Event Date: 
Sep 23 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - At-LargeRegister for Zoom forum!

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Event Date: 
Sep 25 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland Unified School District - District 3Register for the Zoom forum

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Event Date: 
Sep 30 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 5Register for the Zoom forum!

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Event Date: 
Oct 1 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland Unified School District - District 5Register for Zoom forum!!

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Event Date: 
Oct 2 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 3Register for the Zoom forum!

Save the date
Event Date: 
Oct 3 2020 - 9:00pm to 10:00pm

SAVE THE DATE. More details to come. 

ACBA Judicial Seat
Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

LWVO is partnering with ACBA for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Judicial Office 2Regi

ACBA Judicial Seat
Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

LWVO is partnering with ACBA for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Attorney

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Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 1Register for the Zoom forum!

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Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 7:15pm to 8:15pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland Unified School District - District 1.  Stay tuned for Zoom registration and link to event!!

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Event Date: 
Oct 9 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 7Register here for the Zoom forum!

Ballot measure
Event Date: 
Oct 13 2020 - 7:00pm

Get ready to vote!

CD 10 Runoff
Event Date: 
Sep 19 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Photo of polling Expert Amy Simon
Event Date: 
Sep 20 2020 - 4:00pm

The Piedmont League of Women Voters will host an event on the credibility and mechanics of election polling with Amy Simon, a founding partner of Goodwin Simon Strategic Research.

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Event Date: 
Sep 22 2020 (All day)

September is Voter Registration Month, and September 24th (the fourth Tuesday in September) is Voter Registration Day.

Rigged:  The Voter Suppression Playbook
Event Date: 
Sep 22 2020 - 7:00pm

Open to the community!  Free screening of Rigged:  The Voter Suppression Playbook.  Hosted by the Mills Faculty and Staff White Accountability Group.  Documentary screening and panel discussion about democracy in the time of COVID-19. 

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Event Date: 
Sep 23 2020 - 6:00pm

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is the second largest school district in the country serving more than 600,000 students. Join us for a virtual forum where candidates will share their vision of our public schools.

LWVLA County Ballot Briefing
Event Date: 
Sep 26 2020 - 9:30am to 2:00pm
Glendale/Burbank Candidate Forums
Event Date: 
Sep 30 2020 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm

League of Women Voters of Glendale/ Burbank Unit is hosting virtual candidate forums for the Burbank Municipal Elections for Treasurer and City Council.

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Event Date: 
Oct 1 2020 (All day) to Oct 31 2020 (All day)
Virtual Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Oct 5 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

League of Women Voters of Glendale/ Burbank Unit is hosting virtual candidate forums for the CA State Assembly 43rd District and the U.S. 28th Congresssional District 

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Event Date: 
Oct 6 2020 - 6:30pm
statewide
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Oct 8 2020 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Book Club
Event Date: 
Oct 15 2020 - 6:00pm
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Virtual via Zoom

Many of us have extra time these days. What better way to spend it than with a book! In these trying times, it's also helpful to stay in community, even if we can't personally be with each other.
 

Event Date: 
Oct 24 2020 (All day)

If you can, do VOTE EARLY! Join the League and its partners in encouraging voters to vote early. This is the first Voter Early Day in history. Let's make it a big day!

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Nov 1 2020 (All day) to Nov 30 2020 (All day)

To find out about this observation, visit: https://nativeamericanheritagemonth.gov/about/

women and men
Event Date: 
Nov 11 2020 (All day)

Veterans Day is a federal holiday to honor our country's military veterans. The holiday began as an observation of the Armistice the Allies signed with Germany to end World War I.

Woman Behind FDR
Event Date: 
Nov 19 2020 - 6:00pm

Many of us have extra time these days. What better way to spend it than with a book! In these trying times, it's also helpful to stay in community, even if we can't personally be with each other.
 

Portrait of Carrie Chapman Catt
Event Date: 
Jan 9 2021 (All day)

Founder of the League of Women Voters, Carrie Chapman Catt (January 9, 1859 – March 9, 1947) was peace activist before becoming a guiding force in the women's suffrage movement.

 

Martin Luther King Day of Service
Event Date: 
Jan 18 2021 (All day)

The U.S. Congress passed legislation designating the third Monday in January a federal holiday in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The bill because law in 1983.

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Feb 15 2021 (All day)

In 1878, the U.S. Congress declared George Washington's birthday to be a federal holiday. The first observation was February 22, 1879. The Uniform Monday Holiday Act of 1970 changed the date of the holiday to the third Monday in February.

Mmes Justice
Event Date: 
Mar 1 2021 (All day) to Mar 31 2021 (All day)

Let's Keep Making Our History

With President Jimmy Carter's proclamation in February 1988, the U.S. began to observe Women’s History Week inclusive of International Women’s Day (March 8).

LWV Geneva members tour Women's Suffrage exhibit in Albany, NY
Event Date: 
Mar 8 2021 (All day)

A Celebration of Women's Rights

Sunshine Week: Your Right to Know
Event Date: 
Mar 14 2021 (All day) to Mar 20 2021 (All day)

Celebrating (and Defending) Your Right to Know

This celebration occurs during the week that includes President James Madison's birthday and National Freedom of Information Day—March 16.

 

Environment is in our hands
Event Date: 
Apr 22 2021 (All day)

Earth Day is observed around the world on April 22 to support environmental protection.

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Event Date: 
May 31 2021 (All day)

Memorial Day was initially called Declaration Day. In May 1868, U.S General John A. Logan first called for the observance of Decoration Day nationally:

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