Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor non-partisan public meetings and events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, July 10, 2017
7 - 9 pm
North Kansas City Public Library, 2251 Howell, North Kansas City, MO LWV Board of Directors Meeting.
Saturday, July 15, 2017
9:30 Social; 10:00 - 11:30 - Meeting
Community Christian Church, Centennial Hall - South side, 4601 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64112 Environmental Concerns Community Perspectives. Amanda Graor, Air Quality Program Manager at Mid-America Regional Council, will present MARC's current work on environmental issues to make Kansa s City's air cleaner and safer.

Drew Robinson, Sustainability Products Manager at Kansas City Power & Light, will speak on behalf of KCP&L and how its operations and products keep moving toward a cleaner environment.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Plaza Library, Large Meeting Room, 4801 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64112 What You Need to Vote on August 8 - Photo Id Requirements. As of June 1, voters in Missouri are required to provide a photo id at the polls. Join the League of Women Voters of KC/J/C/P to learn how this affects you and what you need to do to make sure your vote counts on August 8.
Thursday, July 20, 2017
7pm-8:30pm
All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church
4501 Walnut St., 64111
Listening Session + Airport Proposal. This event will be a presentation of conclusions reached in the recent studies outlining the needs for a new terminal and related improvements. Justin Meyer, KCMO Deputy Director of Aviation, Marketing & Air Service Development, and, Pat Klein, KCMO Director of Aviation will speak. A Q&A will follow.

In addition to explaining the proposed scope of the improvements, the City's Aviation Department representatives will discuss the Request for Qualifications / Proposal process which will include options for either public or private financing.Competitive proposals have been sought for consideration.

Thursday, July 20, 2017
7pm-8:30pm
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
11 E. 40th Street, 64111
Town Hall Meeting - Voter Protection & Fighting Voter Suppression. Sponsored by: What U Can Do

Featured Speakers: Denise Lieberman (Advancement Project) Claire Cook-Callen (Clean-MO) DaRon McGee (Missouri Rep. House District #36) Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II (Fifth Congressional District, U.S. House)

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
6-8pm
Community Services League Building, 10725 E. 24 Highway, Independence, MO New Photo Id Law - What You Need to Vote on August 8. Join Missouri State Representative Ingrid Burnett at her town hall meeting to learn about Missouri's new photo id law. Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft will provide information on how this new law is being implemented and how you can prepare so you can cast your ballot on August 8 and future elections. Also in attendance will be Tammy Brown from the Jackson County Board of Elections, Evelyn Maddox, Co-President of the League of Women Voters of KC/J/C/P, as well as other representatives of government and community organizations. Bring your questions, concerns, and comments and find out how to make sure your vote is counted.
Monday, August 7, 2017
7-9pm
North Kansas City Public Library, 2251 Howell, North Kansas City, MO LWV Board of Directors Meeting.
Saturday, August 19, 2017
9:30 - Social; 10-11:30 Meeting
Community Christian Church, Centennial Hall - South side, 4601 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64112 Welcome to New Members.
Monday, August 21, 2017
5:30 - 6:00 Reception; 6-8 Program
Community Christian Church, Centennial Hall - South side, 4601 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64112 Women's Equality: Working Together for Social Justice. Panelists will discuss how women can work together across racial and cultural divides to move forward to meet the challenges to equality and justice we face today.
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
7-9pm
North Kansas City Public Library, 2251 Howell, North Kansas City, MO LWV Board of Directors Meeting.
Saturday, September 16, 2017
9:30 Social; 10-11:30 Meeting
Community Christian Church, Centennial Hall - South side, 4601 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64112 Topic TBA.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
 
Sedalia, MO Missouri LWV Fall Conference.
Saturday, May 5, 2018
 
Kansas City, MO LWV Missouri Spring Conference.
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Friday, June 29, 2018
 
Chicago, IL LWV US National Conference.