Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
7:00 pm
Riverside Arts Center
76 N. Huron
Ypsilanti, MI
Candidate Forum for State Representative District 54. Six candidates for state representative for the 54th District (City of Ypsilanti, Ypsilanti Township and Superior Township) will discuss the difficult issues facing the state of Michigan.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
7:00 pm
Washtenaw Community College,
Morris Lawrence Building
4800 East Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor
Candidate Forum: Money in Lansing Politics. Candidates for State Representative have been invited from all districts that include parts of Washtenaw County (Districts 52, 53, 54, and 55) Candidates from both parties on the ballot have been invited The forum has been scheduled prior to the August 2nd primary because of the particular importance of that election in these districts.

Moderator: CRAIG MAUGER, Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network

Sponsored by: Reclaim Our American Democracy (ROAD)

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
All Day
Your polling place STATE AND LOCAL PRIMARY ELECTION. YOUR VOTE MATTERS!
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
7:00 pm
Chelsea Retirement Community
805 West Middle Street
Chelsea, Michigan
Candidate Forum. Candidates for U.S. Congress for the 7th District will respond to LWV and audience questions. NOTE: this event will occur after the primary election and will feature candidates who will be on the November ballot.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
7:00-8:30pm
Ann Arbor District Library-Downtown Branch
343 S. Fifth Ave
Ann Arbor
PUBLIC PRESENTATION. Participatory Budgeting - Giving city residents a voice in budget decisions

A presentation by Jeana Franconi and Michelle Monsegur, directors of the Cambridge, Massachusetts Participatory Budgeting initiative.

Co-sponsored with CivCity and A2Ethics.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
All day
County Clerk LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR NOVEMBER ELECTION.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
All Day
Your Polling Place GENERAL ELECTION.