Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor non-partisan public meetings and events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, May 30, 2020
9:30am - log on to Zoom; 10am - Business Meeting
Zoom Meeting
Use link in the meeting description
LWVKC/JCP Annual Meeting - Zoom Edition. Because of precautions regarding COVID-19, we will hold our annual meeting as a virtual event. Click here to join this meeting at 9:30am.

For more information on accessing this meeting as well as committee reports, Board of Directors nominees, the 2020-21 budget and other important information, click here.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
 
  Municipal, School Board, Special Districts Elections. This election was rescheduled from April 7.
Saturday, July 4, 2020
 
  SAVE THE DATE: Sugar Creek Fourth of July Parade.
Saturday, July 11, 2020
10am brunch; 11am - program
Garrison School Cultural Center
502 N. Water
Liberty, MO 64068
African American Women in the Suffragette Movement: Then, Now, and Forever. This event was rescheduled from March 21.

A panel will discuss this topic and will answer questions from the audience.

The cost for the brunch and program is $15 per person. Please RSVP to Sheryl Eufinger at lwvkcjcp@gmail.com. . Pay at the door in cash or check. Checks should be payable to the Garrison School Cultural Center. Include "Garrison Center" in the Memo line.

Visitors are welcome to explore the history on display at the center after the program. Click here to learn more about the Garrison School Cultural Center and CCAAL.

Co-sponsored by the Garrison School Cultural Center and the League of Women Voters of Kansas City, Jackson, Clay and Platte Counties.

Saturday, August 1, 2020
 
Kansas City Public Library SAVE THE DATE: National Archives' Traveling Exhibit "Rightfully Hers". Join League members in viewing this exhibit and enjoy lunch together.

Check back for details.

LWV Hosts: Anne Calvert and Cindy Cart

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
6:30pm
Kansas City Public Library
Branch to be determined
CENTENNIAL PROGRAM: African-American Suffrage. Saje Mathiew will speak.

Event is free. Check back for more details.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020
6 - 8 pm
Harry S Truman National Historic Site
219 N Delaware St.
Independence, MO 64050
CENTENNIAL PROGRAM: Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment. Enjoy the documentary One Women, One Vote, originally aired on PBS in 1995.

This program documents the 70-year struggle for women's suffrage through the passage of the 19th Amendment - by one vote - in the U.S. Senate.

Free. Check back for more details.

LWV Host: Pauline Testerman

Wednesday, August 26, 2020
7- 8:30pm
Shawnee Town
11501 W. 57th Street
Shawnee, KS
CENTENNIAL PROGRAM: Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment. Jammin' on the Green with Grand Marquis.

Free.

LWV Host - Anne Calvert.

Saturday, August 29, 2020
 
TBD SAVE THE DATE: LWVMO Spring Conference.
Saturday, September 12, 2020
9:30 am - refreshments; 10:00 am - meeting
Second Presbyterian Church
318 E. 55 Street
Kansas City, MO
Gerrymandering. Dr. Robynn Kuhlmann, Professor of American Politics and Research Methods at Central Missouri State University, will speak on this subject. Check back for more details as they become available.
Saturday, October 31, 2020
 
  SAVE THE DATE: Independence Halloween Parade.