Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor non-partisan public meetings and events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, May 8, 2017
7-9:00pm
NKC Public Library
2251 Howell
Kansas City, MO
LWV KC Board of Director Meeting.
Saturday, May 20, 2017
9:30am - Social: 10am to 2pm - Meeting
Community Christian Church
Centennial Hall - South side
4601 Main Street
Kansas City, MO 64112
LWV KC Annual Meeting. Guest Speaker - Denise Lieberman, Esq. Denise Lieberman is a Senior Attorney with the Advancement Project which is focused on voter protection. She is also the Lead for the Voter Protection Coalition in Missouri.

Election of Officers and Directors

Approve Program, Budget, By-laws

Monday, May 22, 2017
7pm
All Souls UU Church - Bragg Auditorium
4501 Walnut Street
Kansas City, Mo. 64111
Forum - Streetcar Extension; Moderated by League of Women Voters. The League will be co-hosting a forum with Southmoreland Neighborhood Association to inform area residents about the proposed Special Taxing District which would finance the extension of the streetcar.

Jan Marcason, former City Council member and current Board member of the KC Streetcar authority, will speak in favor of the proposal.

Sherry DeJanes, Treasurer of Smart KC will speak against the proposal.

Sunday, June 4, 2017
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Puppetry Arts Institute (PAI)
11025 E. Winner Rd.
Independence, MO
LWV KC Board Orientation.
Thursday, June 22, 2017-Sunday, June 25, 2017
All Day
The National Conference Center
Leesburg, VA
LWVUS Council. Two representatives from each state League are invited to attend National Council 2017.

Help refine the "blueprint" for the League's organization-wide transformation to strengthen the League of Women Voters' role in the American elections process by 2020