Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, November 17, 2016
7:00
Madison County Administration Building
2nd Floor, Edwardsville, IL
The Heroine Epidemic in Madison County. A serious talk about a deadly issue- Presented by Stephen Nonn, Madison County Coroner Kelly Rogers, Chief Investigator Chris Coin, Troy Policy Department Kari Karidis, Administrator in Collinsville School District
Thursday, December 1, 2016
7:00-9:00PM
Jeanne Brunworth's home, 50 Rushmore, Glen Carbon Holiday Meeting for the League. Please join us for the annual holiday meeting of the League of Women Voters of the Edwardsville Area. Bring gently used or new coats, gloves, scarves and hats for Venice Elementary School. Sizes: Children 5-Adult L.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
5:00-8:00PM
Glen Carbon Community Center located behind the Village Hall- 157 N. Main Street. Plowsharing Craft Fundraiser. Do some shopping and earn money for our local League, while enjoying cookies and coffee. Bring friends too! Open to the public.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
12:00-2:00PM
@ Mt. Joy Baptist Church in
Edwardsville.
NAACP Luncheon. John Cunningham, President of the NAACP and several of their board members will discuss the history, goals and objectives of the Edwardsville NAACP. Bring a sack lunch and a drink. Desserts will be provided. Open to the Public.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
7:00PM
Glen Carbon Community Center Candidate Meet and Greet. We will have a Meet and Greet for candidates for the mayor of Glen Carbon, the write in candidate for Village Clerk, and the candidates for the Edwardsville Township Supervisor and the twelve candidates for Edwardsville Township Trustee, of whom nine are write-in candidates. The mayoral and township supervisor candidates will have four minutes, and the trustee candidates three minutes to introduce themselves to the voters. WE will also have someone to speak about the referendum regarding funding of District 7 schools.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
&PM
Edwardsville Senior/Community Center Candidate Meet and Greet. This event will be for the candidates for Alderman of Ward 4 Edwardsville, for the Edwardsville Township Supervisor candidates and for the twelve candidates for Edwardsville Township Trustee. Again, the alderman and township supervisor candidates will have four minutes and the township trustee candidates three minutes to introduce themselves to the voters. We will again have someone to speak about the referendum concerning school funding
Thursday, March 30, 2017
5:3-7:30
@Wang Gang Edwardsville on 157 Drinks and Dialogue with Barbara Crowder. Judge Barbara Crowder will speak on the topic, "Women in Politics" at 6:30. Purchase drinks and food in the small meeting room. Open to the public.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
7:00PM-8:45PM
Edwardsville Public Library Affordable Housing Meeting. This is a members only meeting to discuss the Affordable Housing Committee work on this important issue.