Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, October 9, 2017
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94612
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
5:30 - 7:00pm
5818 Ivanhoe Road
Oakland, CA 94618
LWVO Membership Committee Meeting. Contact Chair Phyllis White-Ayunruoh at membership@lwvoakland.org for information!
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6pm - 8pm
Oakland City Hall
1 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Hearing Room 1, Oakland, CA 94612
Speaker Series: Education in Oakland. RSVP here! Questions? Email speakerseries@lwvoakland.org.
Saturday, October 21, 2017
9:30 - 1pm
Novato City Council Chambers
901 Sherman Ave
Novato, CA 94947
Hwy 37: Planning for the Future. Sponsored by the Bay Area League. In this is a mini-League Day event we will discuss the Future of Hwy 37 which traverses the four counties of Solano, Napa, Marin and Sonoma. Our discussion includes a Key Address, Panel Discussion on the major issues Hwy 37 faces including the environment, public and pedestrian transportation, fire safety, and the need to fund this 100-year project. Get your tickets here!
Monday, October 23, 2017
 
Home of Jane Klein Education Committee Meeting. Contact Chair Yolanda Schonbrun at education@lwvoakland.org for more information!
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
6pm - 7:30pm
Laurel Bookstore
1423 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
Hot Topics: Education in Oakland. Come to a follow-up discussion to the LWVO Speaker Series. Co-sponsored by National Coalition of 100 Black Women. Questions? Contact Helen Hutchison at action@lwvoakland.org.
Thursday, October 26, 2017
 
Berkeley City Club
2315 Durant Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
Strange Ladies, A Play about Suffrage. Strange Ladies has tickets available at a reduced rate to League members and friends for its October 26th performance. When purchasing your tickets online, enter the code LWV25 for $25 tickets. Get tickets here!
Sunday, October 29, 2017
10am - 5pm
Fruitvale Village
E. 12th Street
Oakland, CA 94601
Dia de los Muertos Oakland. Voter education, recruitment, and registration at Dia de los Muertos Oakland! Want to help register voters and distribute information? Sign up to staff our table! Questions? Contact Membership Chair Phyllis White-Ayanruoh at membership@lwvoakland.org or 510/295-7811.
Monday, November 6, 2017
6pm - 8pm
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94612
LWVO Development Committee Meeting. Contact Chairs Lori Lieneke and Kathryn Moir at development@lwvoakland.org for information.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
6pm - 7:30pm
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94612
LWVO Action Committee Meeting. Contact Chair Helen Hutchison at action@lwvoakland.org for information!
Thursday, November 9, 2017
7pm - 9pm
Elks Lodge, 2nd Floor Lodge Room
2255 Santa Clara
Alameda, CA
"Whatever Happened to Our Voting Rights". Panel Speakers: Kim Geron, Professor of Political Science-Cal State East Bay; Helen Hutchison, League of Women Voters California State President; and speaker from ACLU. Community Forum focusing on registration and voting policies at national and state level--what can be done to protect voting rights. Topics discussed include impact of SCT decision eliminating important section of Voting Rights Act; threats posed by Presidential Commission on Election Integrity; and compliance with National Voter Registration Act. Questions? Email voterservice@lwvoakland.org.
Monday, November 13, 2017
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94602
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Friday, November 17, 2017
5pm - 7pm
Tribune Tavern
401 13th St
Oakland, CA 94607
LWVO Happy Hour!. Join LWVO for Happy Hour at an Oakland institution - Tribune Tavern! We'll host the hors d'oeuvres and snacks. Look for us outside (no rain) or in the backroom. No host for drinks. Questions? Email Madeleine Nelson at membership@lwvoakland.org.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
5:30 - 7pm
5818 Ivanhoe Road
Oakland, CA 94618
LWVO Membership Committee Meeting. Contact Chair Phyllis White-Ayunruoh at membership@lwvoakland.org for information!
Monday, December 4, 2017
6pm - 8pm
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94612
LWVO Development Committee Meeting. Contact Chairs Lori Lieneke and Kathryn Moir at development@lwvoakland.org for information.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
6pm - 7:30pm
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94612
LWVO Action Committee Meeting. Contact Chair Helen Hutchison at action@lwvoakland.org for information!
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
6pm - 8pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, 7th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612
Hot Topics: Make It Fair - Prop 13 Reform. Come discuss the reform of California's Proposition 13 and the Make It Fair Campaign.
Monday, December 11, 2017
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94602
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Monday, January 8, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94602
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
6pm - 8pm
2476 Burlington Street
Oakland, CA 94602
New Member Dinner. The membership committee would like to invite new members to join us for an informal dinner at member Meg Bowerman's home. Come learn about the activities of LWVO, its initiatives, and meet other members. Please RSVP to megbowerman@gmail.com.
Saturday, February 3, 2018
9:30am - 2pm
  Bay Area League Day!. This year's theme will be Identifying a Regional Government of the Future. Stay tuned for more details...
Monday, February 12, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94602
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Monday, March 12, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94602
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Monday, April 9, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94602
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Monday, May 14, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
LWVO
436 14th Street, Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94602
LWVO Board Meeting. All are welcome!
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Saturday, June 30, 2018
 
Chicago, IL LWVUS Convention.