Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. To see a map of the place where the event will occur, click on the address.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, January 21, 2017
1-3pm
Kansas State Capitol
300 SW 10th St
Topeka, KS 66612
Women's March. Women's March is at the Capitol Building in Topeka with a reception from 3-5pm at the Historic Fire Station, 1/2 block north of the Capitol. For carpooling arrangements, please email cilleking@gmail.com
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
10:15am - 1:00pm
Lawrence Public Library
Room C
707 Vermont St
Lawrence, KS 66044
Program Planning. Review state and local positions and new proposals.
Saturday, January 28, 2017
1:30-4:00pm
Smith Center at Brandon Woods
4730 Brandon Woods Terrace
Lawrence, KS 66044
Afternoon with the Legislators. Afternoon with State and County elected officials, as the new year begins. NOTE: the time is different from what appears in the December issue of the newsletter.
Saturday, February 4, 2017
10:00-11:30am
Lawrence Public Library
Room C
707 Vermont St
Lawrence, KS 66044
Observer Corps Training. Come learn about observing public meetings on behalf of the League of Women Voters.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
9:00am-3:30pm
Kansas State Capitol
300 SW 10th St
Topeka, KS 66612
League Day at the Capitol. Join us for the day to visit your Senator and Representative, sit in on committee meetings, and tour the renovated Historic State House. Box lunch will be available. Email cilleking@gmail.com for car pool arrangements.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
7-9pm
Lawrence Public Library, Room C
707 Vermont Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
LWVL-DC Board Meeting. All League members are invited to attend. Please note new meeting time.
Thursday, February 16, 2017
11:30am-1:00pm
Watkins Community Historical Museum
1047 Massachusetts Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Hot Topic: Public Education in Kansas. Eat and chat at 11:30a. Program to begin at 12:00. In February at our Hot Topic meeting we will present background information about the State School Finance study, so that in early March, our League can address the consensus questions and provide our input back to the state league by March 15.
Saturday, March 4, 2017
10:00am-12:00pm
Lawrence Public Library, room TBA
707 Vermont Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Study of League Position on Education. The purpose of this meeting is to allow members to discuss questions from the State School Finance study in smaller groups.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
7:00-9:00pm
Lawrence Public Library, Room TBA
707 Vermont Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Study of League Position on Education. The purpose of this meeting is to allow members to discuss questions from the State School Finance study in smaller groups.
Saturday, March 18, 2017
11:30am
Smith Center at Brandon Woods
4730 Brandon Woods Terrace
Lawrence, KS 66044
Helen Fluker Award Luncheon.