Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
4 pm
Bank of Ann Arbor
801 W.Ellsworth
Ann Arbor
BOARD MEETING. Board meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of the month.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Ann Arbor District Library, Downtown Branch
343 South Fifth, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
PUBLIC EVENT: Taxes- is the State Legislature playing fair with local Governments?. Panel discussion, including representatives from county, city, and township levels of government, to discuss how the Michigan Legislature"s revenue sharing policies and budgets have affected local governments and how local governments are meeting these challenges.
Friday, January 27, 2017
Noon - 2:00 pm
The Cedars of Dexter Clubhouse
411 Cedars Lane
Dexter, MI
LUNCH AND LEARN CONTINUES. Join LWV-AAA for a discussion of the book "SISTERS IN LAW: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World" by Linda Hirshman

Soups, salads and sandwiches are available at the Cedars for $5 - $10. Please bring cash. Or bring your own brown bag lunch.

RSVP to President@lwvannarbor.org

Saturday, February 4, 2017
10 am - noon
First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor
4001 Ann Arbor-Saline Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Member Meeting: Updating LWVMI position on State Taxation and Budgeting. For background information and study materials go to http://lwvmi.org/member/mem_studies.html for links to eight documents.

Facilitator for the study will be Sue Smith, LWV-AAA member and also chair of the study for LWV-Michigan.

Monday, February 6, 2017
7:00 pm
Hathaway's Hideaway
310 S. Ashley
Ann Arbor
REDISTRICTING MEETING. What is Happening in Michigan? Right now the political party in power draws the district boundaries and both parties play this game. Our job is to take this control away from the legislature and place it in the hands of a citizens' commission. Come find out what is happeniing.

Members only, but you can join at the meeting.

Monday, February 20, 2017
6:30 pm
Hathaway's Hideaway
310 S. Ashley
Ann Arbor
New Member Meeting. Find out about the League of Women Voters - who we are, what we do and why we do it and how you can defend democracy.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
7 pm
TBD ANNUAL MEETING. Members only.