Making Democracy Work

Archive Calendar Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Sunday, June 4, 2017
12:30pm - 4:30pm
Puppetry Arts Institute (PAI)
11025 E. Winner Rd.
Independence, MO
LWV KC Board Orientation.
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.

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 8, 2017
7-9:00pm
NKC Public Library
2251 Howell
Kansas City, MO
LWV KC Board of Director Meeting.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Registration 8am; Meeting begins 9am
Drury University
Trustee Science Center Auditorium
Springfield, Missouri
LWV Missouri State Convention. Registration opens at 8am Meeting 9am-3pm
Friday, April 28, 2017
2pm-5pm
Missouri State University
Kenneth E. Meyer Alumni Center
Springfield, MO
LWV Missouri Convention. Registration will open at 1pm; 2-5 pm - Business Meeting 6-7:30 pm - Reception
Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:30 am social; 10 a.m. meeting
Community Christian Church
Centennial Hall-South Side
4601 Main St.
Kansas City, MO 64112
General Meeting -"Challenges and Priorities in this ERA". Dave Helling Opinion Editor and Member Editorial Board- Kansas City Star
Monday, April 3, 2017
7-9:00pm
Puppetry Arts Institute
11025 E. Winner Rd.
Independence, MO 64052
LWV KC Board of Director Meeting.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
6:30-8pm
Bruce Watkins Cultural Heritage Center
3700 Blue Parkway
Kansas City, Missouri
Information Forum - KCMO proposed $800M bond issue - Questions 1,2,3; 1/8 sales tax - Question 4; Reduce penalties for Marijuana - Question 5. In co-sponsorship with NAACP the NAACP will moderate an Informational Forum on the KCMO proposed $800M bond issue for infrastructure improvement. Mayor Sly James and City Manager Troy Schulte will be present.

Other presenters will cover ballot Question 4 and 5

Thursday, March 9, 2017
6:30-8pm
4420 NE Choteau Trafficway
Kansas City, Missouri
Information Forum - KCMO proposed $800M bond issue. In co-sponsorship with Northland Neighborhoods Inc. (NNI) the League will moderate an Informational Forum on the KCMO proposed $800M bond issue for infrastructure improvement. Mayor Sly James and City Manager Troy Schulte will be present.
Monday, March 6, 2017
7-9:00pm
NKC Public Library
2251 Howell
Kansas City, MO
LWV KC Board of Director Meeting.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Community Christian Church
Centennial Hall-South Side
4601 Main St.
Kansas City, MO, 64112
General Meeting - Bridging the Gap - Celebrating Sisterhood. Hosted In partnership with Women in the NAACP (WIN), Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Mu Omega Chapter and the Kansas City, Missouri, Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. This event is a continuation of our collaboration that began during last fall's Women's Equality Week, and, is recognition of our joint efforts to continue to work for Voter Protection. It is also a celebration of the NAACP's 108th birthday and the League of Women Voters' 97th birthday which occur in February. All women are welcome. Pre-registration requested at https://bridgingthegapcelebratingsisterhood.