Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, September 13, 2008
8am-noon
Goshen Market
Downtown Edwardsville
LWVEA table. Voter registration and information. Pre-registration for voter awareness walk, 9/27/08.
Saturday, September 20, 2008
8am-2pm
Home of Meg Oberlag Yard Sale. Please save some of your good stuff to recycle at our yard sale/fund-raiser.
Saturday, September 20, 2008
8am-noon
Goshen Market, Downtown Edwardsville LWVEA table. Voter registration and information. Pre-registration for voter awareness walk, 9/27/08.
Saturday, September 27, 2008
8:00am - 12:00pm
Goshen Market, intersection of St. Louis Street and 2nd Street "Walk a Mile for Democracy". The League will sponsor a one mile walk to encourage voter registration and increase voter awareness. Walk a Mile for Democracy Registration Form
Wednesday, October 8, 2008
7 - 9 pm
NOTE NEW LOCATION FOR MEETING:
Glen Carbon Senior Center
157 Main St.
Glen Carbon, Il.
Meet and Greet the Candidates. Join us for discussions with the local candidates. Citizens will have a chance to meet and speak with candidates. The following candidates have been invited: Madison County Board Chairman Alan Dunstan and challenger Hal Patton; County Board candidates Jack Minner, Jacob Dean, Ken Scheibel and Patrick Ryan; Rep. Jay Hoffman, D-Collinsville, and challenger Dwight Kay; and Rep. John Shimkus, R-Collinsville, and challenger Daniel Davis.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
7:00pm
Madison County Historical Museum
715 N Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Discussion of the U.S. Constitution. Tad Armstrong, Edwardsville attorney and moderator of the Edwardsville ELL club (Earn It, Learn It, or Lose It), will moderate a discussion of the U.S. Constitution. Parking is available in a lot behind the Museum and also along Main Street and Second Street.
Wednesday, December 3, 2008
7:00pm
Meg Oberlag's home Christmas Party. All are invited to enjoy punch, light snacks, and Christmas Cheer with fellow League members! Members are also invited to bring an item to donate to the Glen-Ed Pantry.
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
7:00pm
Ellen Nordhauser's home Monthly Board Meeting.
Wednesday, January 7, 2009
7:00pm
Ellen Nordhauser's home Monthly Board Meeting.
Thursday, January 22, 2009
4:00pm
Edwardsville City Hall Cool City Ceremony. Mayor Gary Neiber will sign Edwarsdsville up to the Cool Cities program. The League will be represented in this action as we were initial local supporters.
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
7:00pm
Lisa Brennan's home Program Planning Meeting. Open membership meeting to propose local program items for the upcoming year.
Wednesday, February 11, 2009
7:00pm
Meg Oberlag's home Monthly Board Meeting. Board meeting
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
7:00pm
City Hall meeting room Wi-Fi Issues/Developments. Public Education event regarding Community Wi-Fi development
Monday, March 16, 2009-Thursday, April 2, 2009
 
Edwardsville City Clerk's Office and Madison County Courthouse Early Voting. Early Voting March 16 through April 2. Vote at Madison County Courthouse weekdays 8:30-6:00, Saturday 10:00-3:00 and Sunday 9:00-Noon. Vote at Edwardsville City Clerk's Office weekdays 9:00-5:00.
Thursday, March 19, 2009
7:30pm
Main Street Community Center
1003 N. Main St.
Edwardsville, IL
Edwardsville Mayoral Debate. Candidates Gary Niebur and Wesley Tippit will debate the issues surrounding the upcoming Mayoral Election.
Saturday, March 21, 2009
1:00pm
Edwardsville Public Library Community Room Candidate Forum. A candidate forum featuring those running for City Clerk, Ward 4 Alderman, Ward 6 Alderman and District 7 School Board.
Saturday, March 28, 2009
8:00am
Watershed Nature Center
Edwardsville IL 62025
Roadside Cleanup. Meet at the Watershed parking lot for distribution of gloves, trash bags, and reflective vests.
Saturday, March 28, 2009
1:00pm
Glen Carbon Senior/Community Center Candidate Forum. Candidates speaking are running for Village Trustees and District 7 School Board. Unopposed candidates will give brief speeches: Edwardsville City Treasurer, Ward 2 Alderman, Glen Carbon Mayor, Glen Carbon City Clerk, and District 7 School Board.
Sunday, March 29, 2009
2:00pm
Worden Elementary School Gym, Worden, Illinois Worden Candidates' Meeting. Worden Candidates' Meeting

Candidates invited to participate: Village Board President, (2 candidates), Village Clerk, (2 candidates), Village Board Trustees, (7 candidates for 3 seats). Members of the League of Women Voters of the Edwardsville Area will act as moderator, timers and screeners.

Wednesday, April 8, 2009
5-7pm
Culver's Restaurant
6724 Old Troy Road, Edwardsville
Fundraiser!. Culver's has generously agreed to donate to League 10% of their revenues from this date.
Wednesday, April 8, 2009
7:00pm
Culver's Restaurant Monthly Board Meeting. The monthly board meeting will be held at Culver's, following the fundraiser.
Saturday, May 2, 2009
8:00am
Watershed Nature Center
Edwardsville IL 62025
Roadside Cleanup. Meet at the Watershed parking lot to don gloves and a reflective vest. Trash bags are provided!
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
5:30pm registration - dinner at 6
Cafe Aroma, 138 N. Main St. Edwardsville Annual Dinner Meeting. Learn more about the Mississippi River Festival from Stephen Kerber, archivist at SIU-E. The annual business meeting will follow. Dinner to include baked chicken, pasta with roasted vegetables, tossed salad, hot bread, and desert. Beverage choices include coffee, iced tea, and soda.
Thursday, May 21, 2009
7:00
Meg's home Monthly Board Meeting.
Thursday, August 6, 2009
7:00
Ellen's home Monthly Board Meeting. Month league board meeting, 1st Thursday of each month, 7:00 pm
Sunday, January 17, 2010
2:00pm
Edwardsville Library- Community Room Candidate Forum. There are two contested races for the Primary Election February 2, 2010. Those candidates have been invited to attend the meeting.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
7:00pm
Ellen's home Program Planning Meeting. Program planning for upcoming year.
Thursday, February 4, 2010
7:00pm
Ellen's home Monthly Board Meeting. Board meeting, 1st Thursday of the month
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
7:00pm
Edwardsville Public Library - Community Room Symposium: Air Quality and Local Environmental Initiatives.
Thursday, March 11, 2010
9am - 7pm
Sacred Grounds Coffee Shop
233 North Main Street, Edwardsville
LWV of The Edwardsville Area Fair Map Petition Party. In honor of its 90th birthday, the League of Women Voters of the Edwardsville Area is hosting a Fair Map Petition Party and Birthday Celebration.
Thursday, April 1, 2010
7:00pm
Ellen's home Monthly Board Meeting. Board meeting, 1st Thursday of the month
Thursday, April 22, 2010
7:00pm
Edwardsville Public Library, Community Room Health Care Informational Meeting.
Thursday, May 13, 2010
TBA
Cafe Aroma Annual Meeting.
Thursday, December 9, 2010
7 - 9pm
Home of Evie Gorski Holiday Party. Join fellow League members for a HOLIDAY PARTY
Thursday, January 6, 2011
7pm
Home of Ellen Nordhauser Monthly Board Meeting. General meeting, 1st Thursday of each month.
Saturday, January 22, 2011
5 - 7pm
Crushed Grapes, Edwardsville IL Fundraiser. Wine and beer Tasting fundraiser.
Thursday, February 3, 2011
7:30pm
Home of Ellen Nordhauser Program Planning Meeting. Meet at Ellen Nordhauser's home, following the monthly Board Meeting.
Thursday, March 3, 2011
7pm; 7:30 Program Planning
Home of Ellen Nordhauser Monthly Board Meeting; Program Planning Meeting. Rescheduled from February due to inclement weather
Monday, March 21, 2011
7:30pm
Edwardsville Public Library, Community Room Meet and Greet. Meet and Greet for the candidates in the April 5th election for Alderman positions in wards 1,3,5 and 7.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
5:30 - 9:00pm
N.O. Nelson Complex Annual Meeting. Annual Meeting. Dinner, followed by presentation by Mayor Gary Niebur and then the annual meeting.
Saturday, May 21, 2011
8:00am
Watershed Nature Center
Edwardsville IL 62025
Roadside Cleanup. Meet at the Watershed parking lot for distribution of gloves, trash bags, and reflective vests. Monthly, May through November, 3rd Saturday of the month.
Saturday, October 15, 2011
8:00am
Watershed Nature Center parking lot Roadside Cleanup.. Monthly cleanup during spring, summer, fall on the 3rd Saturday of the month.
Thursday, October 20, 2011
7:00pm
M Oberag's house Education Consensus Meeting. Participate in this education study as part of a LWVUS initiative.
Thursday, October 27, 2011
6:00pm
Eden United Church of Christ in Edwardsville Voter Education Program. Mock election for Cub Scout Pack 31
Thursday, November 3, 2011
7:00pm
E. Nordhauser Monthly Board Meeting. Regular Board Meeting, 1st Thursday of the month.
Monday, November 21, 2011
7:00pm
Edwardsville Public Library Community Room Review Edwardsville City Plan. Scott Hanson will discuss the changes in the Edwardsville City Plan.

Edwardsville Library Community Room 7 p.m.

Thursday, December 1, 2011
7:00pm
Home of M Oberlag, Grandview LWVEA Annual Holiday Party. Join members to celebrate the upcoming holiday! Bring a protein food for the Edwardsville Food Pantry.
Saturday, January 21, 2012
5 - 7pm
Crushed Grapes Winter Fundraiser. Join fellow league members at this wine and cheese (plus much more!) tasting fund raiser.
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Meet and Greet
Glen Carbon Community Center Meet and Greet. Meet and Greet for the new 13th congressional district
Saturday, March 17, 2012
8:00am
Watershed parking lot Roadside clean up.. Clean up roadside trash along Tower Avenue
Thursday, May 10, 2012
6:00pm
N.O. Nelson Complex Annual Dinner. Glen Carbon Mayor, Robert Jackstadt will speak about the changes underway in Glen Carbon - followed by annual meeting.
Saturday, May 12, 2012
8:00am
Watershed parking lot Roadside clean up.. Join fellow members for roadside clean up.
Saturday, May 19, 2012
9:00am
Goshen Market Voter Registration. Volunteer to register voters - LWV table at the Summer Goshen Market.
Thursday, June 7, 2012
7:00pm
Ellen Nordhauser's home Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly Board Meeting - last meeting of year
Saturday, June 9, 2012
8:00am
Watershed parking lot Roadside clean up.. Monthly trash pickup
Thursday, June 14, 2012
7:00pm
Edwardsville Municipal Band Concert City Park, Edwardsville Concession Stand Sponsorship. LWVEA will sponsor the concession stand at the Thursday pm band concert on June 14. Bring donations to the home of Evie Gorsky on the day of the concert. Volunteer to work at the concert! E-mail Mary Pearson (pearsonmary100@gmail.com) to volunteer.
Saturday, June 16, 2012
Goshen Market
Goshen Market, Edwardsville IL Market Voter Registration. Voter registration
Thursday, September 27, 2012
6:30
Edwardsville City Hall Council Chambers Home Rule and Energy Aggregation. 6:30 Membership Fall Kick-off; 7:00 Informational Meeting - Home Rule & Energy Aggregation
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
7:00pm
Home of Ellen Nordhauser Monthly Board Meeting. Regularly scheduled meeting on first Thursday of each month.
Thursday, October 4, 2012
7:00pm
Glen Carbon Senior Citizens Center Meet and Greet. Meet and Greet candidates for County offices
Saturday, October 13, 2012
2 - 4:30
Main Street Community Center Meet and Greet. Meet & Greet candidates for County Board & Judges
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
6:15 - 9:15pm
Woodland Elementary School, Edwardsville Meet and Greet.
Friday, November 2, 2012
school day
Edwardsville High School Mock Election. Mock Election for high school students
Thursday, November 15, 2012
7:00pm
Edwardsville Public Library Illinois Pension Systems. Presentation on Illinois Pension Systems followed by Consensus Discussion
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
7:30
McKendree College Hett Theater Wit, Wisdom, and Responsibility. Nancy Tate, Executive Director of the Nationa League will address Missouri and EALWV
Thursday, December 6, 2012
6:30pm
Evie's Home Holiday Party. Join fellow League members at Evie's home for Holiday Cheer!
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
7 - 9:00pm
Wildey Theatre Mayoral Race and Ward 6. March 20, 2013 Wildey Theatre 7 to 8:00 forum for Edwardsville Mayor Candidates Hal Patton and Barb Stamer; 8 to 9:00 Ward 6 candidates meet and greet, 1 seat with 3 candidates
Thursday, March 21, 2013
7 - 9pm
Glen Carbon Community Center Glen Carbon Village Trustees and Library Trustees;. March 21st, Glen Carbon Meet and Greet 7 to 9 p.m. Community Center. Trustee Candidates, 3 seats. With 4 candidates; Library Board, 4 seats, 5 candidates
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
7 - 9:00pm
Edwardsville High School Ewardsville CUSD7 School Board Forum. March 26th, Edwardsille High School, 7 to 9 p.m. Forum for School Board Candidates, 4 seats with 8 candidates
Saturday, March 30, 2013
8:00am
Watershed parking lot Roadside clean up. Roadside clean up is scheduled for Saturday morning. Join fellow League members for an hour of trash pickup on Tower Avenue, between Grand and the Watershed. Gloves,reflective vests, and trash bags are provided!
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
7 - 9:00pm
Edwardsville Township Building Edwardsville Township Superisor and Trustees. April 2nd 7 to 9 p.m. Township Bldg., Meet and Greet, Township Supv. Candidates Barth Legate and Frank Miles; Trustee Candidates 4 seats, 5 candidates
Thursday, May 2, 2013
5:30pm
2013 Annual Meeting, May 2, LeClaire Room at the N.O. Nelson Complex, Lewis and Clark Community College 2013 Annual Meeting. 2013 Annual Meeting, May 2, LeClaire Room at the N.O. Nelson Complex, Lewis and Clark Community College. Doors open at 5:30. Our Guest Speaker is the Chancelor of SIUE, Julie Furst-Bowe
Thursday, June 13, 2013
7:00pm
  Concession Stand Sponsorship. LWVEA will sponsor the concession stand at the Thursday pm band concert on June 13. Volunteer to work at the concert! E-mail Mary Pearson (pearsonmary100@gmail.com) to volunteer.
Saturday, August 31, 2013
7:00pm
Glen Carbon Library Presentation on Climate Change. Presentation by Rebecca Laurent , Junior at Edwardsville High School, on climate change. Rebecca trained last July in San Francisco with the Al Gore's Foundation on Climate Reality Issues.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
10:00am; 5:00pm
SWIC in Granite City Voter registration. Voter registration on Constitution day.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
10:00am
SIUE Voter registration. Voter registration on national Voter registration Day
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
7:00pm
Edwardsville Police Station Meet the new Edwardsville Police Chief. Presentation by Jay Keenan, Edwardsville Police Department
Saturday, September 28, 2013
8:30pm
Watershed parking lot Roadside clean up. Join fellow league members to clean up the road between Grand Avenue and the Watershed.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
all day and ongoing
Illinois Insurance Exchange Affordable Heath Care Act registration. First day of registration for the Illinois Insurance Exchange
Thursday, October 3, 2013
7:00pm
Home of Ellen Nordhauser Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly Board meeting on the first Thursday of the month.
Friday, October 4, 2013
7:00pm
Wildey Theater, Edwardsville A Place at the Table. View a film about hunger in the US with fellow League members.
Saturday, October 19, 2013
8:30
Watershed parking lot Roadside clean up. Don a vest and grab a bag for roadside cleanup. Join fellow league members for about an hour to beautify the road between Grand Avenue and the Watershed.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
7:00pm
Home of Ellen Nordhauser Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly Board meeting on the first Thursday of the month.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
7 - 9:00pm
MALLORY HAYES BUILDING-Edwardsville TOWNSHIP OFFICE
217 CRANE, EDWARDSVILLE IL
62025
THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT. Kara Hughes, an Affordable Care Act Counselor, will speak on the Act.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
7-9:00pm
Anne Stolte's home HOLIDAY PARTY.
Saturday, January 18, 2014
6-9pm
Crushed Grapes ANNUAL WINE TASTING. Fundraiser
Thursday, February 27, 2014
6:30 to 7:30pm
Glen Carbon Library Community Room Yes for Independent Maps. the Executive Director of Yes for Independent Maps, a non- partisan project, will be here from Chicago to discuss petitions to add to the November ballot a State Constitutional Amendment to create a panel of qualified citizens to control redistricting as opposed to political gerrymandering.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
7pm
Edwardsville Library Community Room Meet and Greet. Meet and Greet the Primary Congressional candidates and candidates for Sheriff.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
6pm
Edwardsville Library Iron Jawed Angels. To celebrate Women's History Month, Iron Jawed Angels will be shown in the Edwardsville Library, beginning at 6 p.m. Popcorn will be served. Ellen Nordhauser will lead a discussion.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
7:00pm
Ellen Nordhauser's home National League of Women Voters Agriculture Study. Consensus meeting on three major issues: animal management, food safety, and food labeling
Thursday, April 17, 2014
6:30 - 8:30pm
Glen Carbon Library Fracking Meeting. Kay Ahaus, former League member and Jessica Fijan of Illinois Food and Water watch.
Saturday, May 3, 2014
12 - 2pm
Crystal Garden
1230 University Drive
Edwardsville, IL
62025
LWVEA Annual Meeting and Luncheon.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
7pm
Evie Gorski's home Monthly Board Meeting.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
8 - 12am
344 Sunset Drive
Edwardsville, IL
62025
Yard Sale. Bring items for the sale on Thursday evening or all day Friday. No clothing.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
7:00pm
City Park, adjacent to Edwardsville Library Concert at City Park. Drop off baked goods/ drinks at Evie Gorski's or Library at7:00 PM
Monday, October 6, 2014
7:00pm
Wildey Theater, Edwardsville IL Voter Forum. A FORUM FOR THREE SETS OF CANDIDATES: The State 12th Representative(Dwight Kay vs.Cullen Cullen); the County Treasurer (Curt Prenzler vs Suarez) and County Clerk (Debra Ming-Mendoza vs Adler)
Thursday, October 9, 2014
7 - 8:30pm
Woodland Elementary School, Rt. 157 in Edwardsville Charter Schools. Find out how charter schools in the Metro-East area were started and are currently operating in our region. Speakers at the meeting will be Andrew Reinking, the Assistant Regional Superintendent of Schools for Madison County, and Gina Washington, Program Director of SIU-E East St. Louis Charter High School.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
7:00pm
Wildey Theater, Edwardsville IL Meet and Greet. A MEET AND GREET for the Shimkus opponent, Eric Thorsland ( Mr. Shimkus will not participate). Two candidates for 3rd Judicial Circuit Judge (Harrison vs Barberis). If either Ann Callis or Rodney Davis commit to come, they will be included in the Meet and Greet. If they should both commit, we will have a forum for the 13th
Thursday, November 20, 2014
7:00pm
TBA CONSENSUS MEETING ON CHARTER SCHOOLS STUDY. CONSENSUS MEETING ON CHARTER SCHOOLS STUDY. All members welcome to attend.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
7:00pm
27 ROSE COURT, GLEN CARBON IL HOLIDAY MEETING FOR ALL MEMBERS. FOOD AND FRIENDS WELCOME THE START OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON. LORRAINE KRUSA'S HOME IN SOMERSET,
Monday, December 8, 2014
6 - 8pm
Plowsharing Crafts, Edwardsville IL PLOWSHARING CRAFTS FUNDRAISER. SHOP FOR GIFTS FOR FAMILY AND FRIENDS. WE GET A PERCENTAGE OF THE MONEY YOU SPEND ON GIFTS. The store is a fair trade enterprise featuring baskets, clothing, chocolate, coffee, pottery and cards.
Monday, March 16, 2015
7pm
WILDEY THEATRE,EDWARDSVILLE Edwardsville School Board forum. Forum for Edwardsville School Board candidates
Monday, March 23, 2015
7pm
GLEN CARBON SENIOR COMMUNITY CENTER Forum for Glen Carbon Trustee Candidates. LWVEA forum for Glen Carbon Trustee Candidates
Thursday, March 26, 2015
7pm
EDWARDSVILLE LIBRARY General Membership Meeting. LWVEA General Membership Meeting
Saturday, April 18, 2015
8am
Watershed Roadside Clean-up. As most of you already know, the League helps to pick up trash along the road into the Watershed in the Spring and Fall of each year. Ellen Nordhauser has announced that volunteers are needed every third Saturday each month beginning on April 18th. League members who want to help, should meet in the parking lot at the Watershed at 8 a.m. on that Saturday, April 18th. Wear Long Sleeves, work gloves and sturdy shoes. If you arrive after 8, Ellen will leave a plastic bag for you on top of her car. The trash pickup usually lasts one hour in time for you to go to the Goshen Market. Hope to see some volunteers there on Saturday the 18th of April.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
7pm
EDWARDSVILLE PUBLIC LIBARY Second Membership Meeting.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
8am
Watershed Roadside Clean-up. Wear Long Sleeves, work gloves and sturdy shoes.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
5 - 7pm
Wang Gang Restaurant, VIP room Mechicko White CASA. Mechicko White, who is the Executive Director for SW Illinois CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) will be our guest speaker. Appetizers and drinks will be available for purchase from the restaurant
Thursday, June 11, 2015
7pm
City Park Annual band concert fundraiser. Concessions at the Thursday pm Band Concert
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Luncheon TBA
Crystal Garden Annual Luncheon Meeting. Linda Andre,the new Superintendent of the Edwardsville School District, will be the guest speaker
Saturday, August 15, 2015
8-9am
Watershed Roadside Clean-up. Roadside Clean-up. Wear Long Sleeves, work gloves and sturdy shoes
Saturday, August 29, 2015
10 - 12
27 Rose Court Brunch. Join local members for a membership brunch
Saturday, August 29, 2015
10-12pm
Lorraine Krusa's house Meet and Greet. Pastries, juice and coffee will be served. We will have a chance to meet new members and see some of the friends we haven't seen all summer. We will also give everyone an idea of what we have planned for the League for the Fall. If you need a ride, please let Lorraine know. My phone number is 288-2681 and of course you can always email me. I hope you will come. RSVP regrets only. Thank you for helping our League grow.
Saturday, September 19, 2015
8-9am
Watershed Roadside Clean-up. Roadside Clean-up. Wear Long Sleeves, work gloves and sturdy shoes
Saturday, October 17, 2015
8-9am
Watershed Roadside Clean-up. Just a reminder, the League helps to pick up trash along the road into the Watershed in the Spring and Fall of each year. Ellen Nordhauser has announced that volunteers are needed every third Saturday each month beginning on April 18th. League members who want to help, should meet in the parking lot at the Watershed at 8 a.m. on that Saturday, October 17th. Wear Long Sleeves, work gloves and sturdy shoes. If you arrive after 8, Ellen will leave a plastic bag for you on top of her car. The trash pickup usually lasts one hour in time for you to go to the Goshen Market. Hope to see some volunteers there on Saturday the 18th of April
Thursday, October 22, 2015
5 - 7pm
Los Tres Amigos Landlord/Tenant Laws. William Asa will discuss Landlord/Tenant Laws
Thursday, November 19, 2015
5:30 - 7pm
Wang Gang Drinks and Dialog. Joy Powell Covering House will present information on human traffficking
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
7 - 9pm
50 Rushmore
Glen Carbon, IL
Holiday Party. Join fellow members for a holiday party. Donations will be taken to Covering House.
Monday, December 7, 2015
5 - 8pm
Plowsharing Crafts
Edwardsville, IL
Fund raiser. % of cost of items purchased will be given to our local League
Thursday, January 7, 2016
7pm
1 South Cherry Hills
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Comprehensive Plans for Glen Carbon and Edwardsviile. Review comprehensive plans for Glen Carbon and Edwardsville.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
7PM
Evie Gorski's home. Monthly Board Meeting.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
7PM
Evie Gorski's home. Monthly Board Meeting.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
7PM
City Hall, Edwardsville, Chamber Room Scott Hansen, City Planner. Mr. Hansen will speak on the comprehensive city plan for Edwardsville.
Saturday, February 20, 2016
6PM
St. Cecelia's Church, Glen Carbon Illinois Trivia Night. The annual League Trivia Fundraiser. Tables are $80 for eight. Call 618-288-2681 to reserve a table.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
TBA
TBA Water Privatization Speaker.
Monday, October 10, 2016
6:30
Glen Carbon Public Library District 7 Referendum. This meeting is for those interested in the referendum for School District 7.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
7:00PM
Wildey Theater Madison County candidates. On Thursday, October 13 at 7 pm, candidates for County Board Districts 17, 18 and 26 will present themselves to voters. Afterwards there will be forums for the candidates for Madison County Board Chairman and for State's Attorney.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
6:30-7:30
Wildey Theater Candidates for Illinois and U.S. Congressional races. On Wednesday, October 19 at 6:30, candidates for U.S. Representative in Congress for the 13th Congressional District and for Illinois State Representative for the 112th District will present themselves to voters. Judicial candidates will be invited to speak afterwards. In addition, information will be provided regarding the proposed Illinois constitutional amendment, the advisory referenda and Proposition E which appear on the November ballot. This event will conclude in time for all participants to watch the last 2016 presidential debate.
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
5:00
Glen Carbon at the Senior/Community Center.

On Thursday March 16th at 7:00 pm, we will have a second event at the Edwardsville Senior/Community Center. 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
Meet and Greet for candidates. 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 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 16, 2017
7PM
Edwardsville Senior 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.
Thursday, February 8, 2018
7:00 PM
Cinda Schmidt's home Board Meeting. This is the monthly meeting for board members. Members are welcome.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Times TBA
Edwardsville High School
SIUE
Glen Carbon Library
Edwardsville Library
Voter registration. Please come register to vote. You will need your driver's license. Times are TBA.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
7:00PM
Wildey Theater Meet and Greet Candidates. Come and meet candidates for various elections. Details TBA- Please check back.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
7:00PM
Wildey Theater Candidate Meet and Greet. Come and meet candidates for various elections. Details TBA-Please check back.
Thursday, March 1, 2018
7:00
Susan Jensen's home. Board of Directors meeting. This is the monthly board of directors meeting. Members welcome.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
All day
Varioius Primary Election. Please get out and vote! All early voting info can be found here: http://www.co.madison.il.us/document_center/CountyClerk/2018%20General%20Primary/Notice%20of%20EARLY%20VOTING%20Sites%20-%20GP%202018%20(003).pdf
Thursday, March 22, 2018
6:00PM
Wang Gang Drinks and dialogue. Madison county specialty courts is the topic for discussion.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
7:00 PM
Cinda Schmidt's home Board Meeting. This is the monthly board meeting. Members welcome.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
6:00 PM
Glen Carbon Senior Center Presentation of Recreation Study. Findings from the League's recreation study will be presented.
Thursday, May 3, 2018
7:00 PM
Susan Jensen's house Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the board. Members welcome.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
6:00 PM
Wang Gang Drinks and Dialogue on Redistricting. This meeting will include a speaker on the issue of redistricting.
Saturday, February 16, 2019
9:30-11:30am
Glen Carbon Library - children's room
198 S Main Street
Glen Carbon IL 62034
Planning Meeting for next year. This meeting is open to all members. Ideas on programs of interest for next year will be discussed.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
7:00-8:30 pm
The Wildey Theatre
252 N Main St
Edwardsville IL 62025
Candidate Meet and Greet. The local LWV along with the local NAACP will sponsor a candidate Meet And Greet in preparation for the upcoming Consolidated Elections on April 2, 2019. We have invited all candidates running for District 7 school board, candidates for Edwardsville wards 1,3,5 and 7, and the two candidates for president of the Village of Hamel.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
7:00-8:00pm
157 N Main St
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
Candidate Meet and Greet - Village of Glen Carbon. The Edwardsville LWV will sponsor a meet and greet for the candidates running for the Glen Carbon Trustee positions. Each candidate will be allotted time to describe their positions and policies concerning the VIllage of Glen Carbon.The public is invited.