Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, June 23, 2017
noon - 2:00 pm
Cedars at Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane, Dexter
RAISE THE AGE: PROHIBIT THE PROSECUTION OF YOUTH AS ADULTS.. Youth placed in adult jails and prisons are more likely to experience physical and sexual violence, isolation and self-harm. Currently, Michigan is one of only seven states that automatically prosecutes all 17-year-olds as adults (the majority of which are first-time, non-violent cases). Speaker: Mary King, Executive Director of Michigan Council on Crime and Delinquency (MICCD). MICCD's mission is to improve the effectiveness of policies and systems addressing the prevention and reduction of crime and delinquency. RESERVATION REQUIRED.Go to SignupGenius
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
4:00 pm
Bank of Ann Arbor
801 W. Ellsworth Rd
Ann Arbor
LWV-AAA BOARD MEETING. Board meetings are usually held on fourth Tuesday of the month.
Monday, July 10, 2017
7:00 - 7:30 pm and 8:00 - 8:30 pm
CTN TV Studios
View live on channel 19
Candidate Forums. Ann Arbor City Council
7pm Ward 1 - Candidates Jason Frenzel and Anne Bannister
8pm Ward 3 - Candidates Zachary Ackerman and Stephen Kunselman

Following the event, forums will be shown by CTN On Demand

Thursday, July 13, 2017
7:00 - 7:30 pm and 8:00 - 8:30 pm
CTN TV
View live on channel 19
Candidate Forums. Ann Arbor City Council
7pm Ward 4 Candidates Jack Eaton and Jaime Magiera
8pm Ward 5 Candidates Chip Smith and David Silkworth

Following the event, forums will be shown by CTN On Demand

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
6:30 pm
Eastern Michigan University
McKenny Hall - Alumni Room (2nd floor)
878 W. Cross St
PUBLIC EVENT FOR YPSILANTI VOTERS: Ypsilanti Water Street Millage Proposal. Students from Washtenaw Technical Middle College debate team will put on an Oxford style debate - pro and con - for the ballot proposal, which asks Ypsilanti voters to approve 2.3 mills to repay debt related to the Water Street Redevelopment Project.

The event is free for community members, but space is limited, so please Register here.

The address is: 878 W. Cross Street. There is a pay lot near the entrance for guests. It costs $1.50 per hour.

Put on by LWV-AAA and A2Y Chamber of Commerce, with sponsorship of AT&T and generosity of EMU.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
All Day
Your Local Polling Place ELECTION DAY. Primary elections for Cities. For details go to Washtenaw County Clerk website at http://www.ewashtenaw.org/government/clerk_register/elections/frontpage
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
All Day
Your Local Polling Place ELECTION DAY. City Elections. For details go to Washtenaw County Clerk website at http://www.ewashtenaw.org/government/clerk_register/elections/frontpage