Upcoming Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.
Poster with woman using ballot box, 1920s, large word VOTE at top
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Oct 1 2020 (All day) to Oct 31 2020 (All day)
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Oct 21 2020 - 5:00pm

This panel brings together UC Berkeley scholars and nationally recognized political strategists to share reflections on what the 2020 election holds for the future of democracy and efforts to achieve racial justice in the United States.

Event Date: 
Oct 22 2020 - 5:00pm
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Lemonade Social

MORE DETAILS TO COME!

 

2020 Presidential Debate graphic
Event Date: 
Oct 22 2020 - 5:45pm

Join Mills College to watch the first presidential debate and participate in a moderated discussion.

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!

MSMU Event
Event Date: 
Oct 26 2020 - 6:30pm
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Zoom Event

The Center for the Advacement of Women at Mount Saint Mary's University presents LEGISLATION IN RESIDENT VIRTUAL SPEAKER SERIES

Your Vote is Your Voice: Civic Engagement & Elections

Event Date: 
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.

Rob Bonta
Event Date: 
Nov 18 2020 - 7:00pm
Forum with Mills Legislator-in-Residence Rob Bonta!  Join us to reflect on the outcomes of the 2020 election and what they mean for California and the nation.
Event Date: 
Nov 19 2020 - 12:30pm
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Zoom Event

Save the Date! 

The Valley Unit meeting will host a speaker that will discuss the state of policing in Los Angeles and more!

Details to come.

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
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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.

Memorial Day image
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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