Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Join us for public candidate and issue forums. Members and prospective members are invited to our social and business meetings.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
11:30am-1:30pm
Sedona Elks
110 Airport Road
Sedona
LWVGVV Annual Meeting and Luncheon June 6th. Reserve now to attend the League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley 2018 Annual Meeting 11:30am-1:30pm on Wednesday, June 6 at the Sedona Elks Lodge, 110 Airport Rd, Sedona. We have an excellent speaker for the luncheon, Tara Jackson, President of Arizona Town Hall. We will also honor 4 individuals for their leadership in promoting civic engagement. Plus we will elect new officers and receive our annual report of League activities. AND...a great raffle for gift baskets to benefit our Education Fund. Reserve today by calling 649-0135 or email blitrell@aol.com.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
6:30pm
Member's Home Political Film Club. The film of the month is "Why We Fight," Grand Jury award winner at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival. Described as "an unflinching look at the anatomy of American war-making" this is a great film and one that everyone should see at least once. RSVP to Blitrell@aol.com.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
2:00-3:30pm
Yavapai County Building
10 S. Sixth St
Cottonwood
(Meeting room on 2nd floor)
Regular Meeting of the LWVGVV Board. The newly-elected board will be meeting for the first time. Members are welcome to attend board meetings. Contact Barbara Litrell or Kathy Kinsella if you would like to attend.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
8:30am-10:00am
Sedona Community Center
2615 Melody Lane
Sedona
"Let's Talk Politics". Join an informal group of league members and friends to talk about the issues of the day, or about anything in the political realm that you are interested in or have questions about. This is an opportunity to get something off your chest if you like.
Saturday, June 30, 2018
1:00-3:00pm
Member's Home LWVGVV Political Book Club. The selection for June is "War on Peace" by Ronan Farrow. If you plan to attend, please call 649-0135 to RSVP and for the location. Also, please be sure to read the book ahead of time!
Monday, July 9, 2018
5:00pm-7:00pm
A member's home
Please RSVP to blitrell@aol.com
or call 649-0135
New Member Gathering. Every other month we have an event to welcome new members and to provide an opportunity for people who are thinking of joining the League to learn more about it. Current members are also welcome -- and encouraged to bring a friend! There will be a presentation about the LWV, a discussion period, and light refreshments. Please join us!
Thursday, July 12, 2018
6:00-7:30pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Philosophy and Politics. The issue for July will be "Abortion Ethics -- Finding Agreement between Pro-choice and Pro-life," presented by Associate Professor Bertha Manninen of ASU. Don't miss this one!
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
 
A member's home. Political Film Club. Title to be announced. RSVP and get location by contacting blitrell@aol.com or call 649-0135.
Thursday, July 19, 2018
2:00-3:30pm
Yavapai County Building
10 S. Sixth St.
Cottonwood
(Meeting is on the second floor)
Regular Meeting of the LWVGVV Board. Members are welcome to attend the board meetings. Please call Barbara Litrell or Kathy Kinsella to make sure of the date and time if you would like to come.
Thursday, July 26, 2018
8:30am-10:00am
Sedona Community Center
2615 Melody Lane
"Let's Talk Politics". This is an opportunity for league members and friends to come and talk about the issues of the day -- especially those that may be bugging you -- in a casual environment. Bring your coffee and your concerns. No need to RSVP.
Saturday, July 28, 2018
1:00-3:00pm
Please call 649-0135 to RSVP and for location. LWV Political Book Club. The book for July is "A Golden HOuse" by Salman Rushdie.