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
Saturday, March 31, 2018
9am
Phoenix Convention Center We the People Summit III. A full day of workshops on politics and elections. To register go to <+http://wethepeoplesummit.com> or find it on Facebook. We need League volunteers to help; if you are interested, find a topic and time slot at: <http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07ef7avqyujelzhu65/a00ajf18r661/questions>
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
12:00am-12:00pm
Online Arizona Gives Day. April 3 is Arizona Gives Day and the League of Women Voters of Arizona's Education Fund is a proud participant. You can donate to the League at http://www.azgives.org at any time between now and then, but you will have extra impact if you designate April 3rd as your date of donation. Please help.
Monday, April 16, 2018
12:30-2:00pm
Yavapai College, Sedona Campus
4215 Arts Village DR
(Across 89A from High School)
Voter Education Program: "Arizona Schools: Funding Crisis". Nicky Indicavitch, Parent Organizer of "AZ Schools Now," will speak about what voters need to know about the budget, upcoming bills, and the voucher proposal.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
pm
Member's Home Political Book Club. The film for this month is still to be decided, will be posted as soon as possible. Please call 649-0135 or email blitrell@aol.com for directions.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
2:00-3:30pm
Yavapai County Building, second floor
Cottonwood
Monthly Meeting of LWVGVV Board of Directors. Regular meeting of the board to plan and discuss current and future plans and activities. Members are welcome to attend. Let Barbara know if you plan to attend, just in case there is a date/time change.
Saturday, April 21, 2018
1:00-3:00pm
A member's home LWVGVV Political Book Club. This month's book is "NO is Not Enough" by Naomi Klein. The Guardian book review describes this book as "a warning of the enormous toxic potential of the Donald Trump presidency and a call to oppose it."
Thursday, April 26, 2018
8:30-10:00am
Sedona Community Center
2615 Melody Lane
"Let's Talk Politics". Come share your opinions about what's going on in the world today - locally, state, nationally and even beyond. What thrills you, what worries you? What issue keeps you up at night? It's fun, helpful and even therapeutic to talk politics in these crazy times! Bring a cup of coffee, bring a friend if you want...
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
4:00pm and 7:00pm
Mary D. Fisher Theatre
2030 W. AZ 89A
Sedona
"Backpack Full of Cash" - A Film on Education. A 90-minute documentary narrated by Matt Damon, describing the ongoing movement to privatize public education.
Thursday, May 3, 2018
6:00-7:30pm
Yavapai College, Sedona Campus
4215 Arts Village Drive
(across 89A from the high school)
Philosophy and Politics: "Dominating a Political Process". Every other month the LWVGVV examines a political topic through the lens of philosophy. This presentation will analyze the influences of "Ailes, Powell, Fairness, and Cable TV." Be sure to check it out!
Monday, May 7, 2018
5:00-7:00pm
A Member's Home New Member Gathering. The new member gathering is an opportunity for new League members, people who may be interested in joining the League, and current members to get together to learn all about the League, its history, and the many things that we do. Everyone has a chance to express their views and interests. Light refreshments are served. Please RSVP to League President Barbara Litrell at 649-0135 or blitrell@aol.com if you would like to attend. She will provide directions to the event.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
pm
Member's Home To Be Decided. Every month we present a politics-oriented film at a member's home. The name of the film will be posted as soon as possible. If you would like to attend, please contact blitrell@aol.com or call 649-0135 to RSVP and to get directions.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
2:00-3:30pm
Yavapai County Building (second floor)
10 S. Sixth St.
Cottonwood
Monthly Meeting of LWVGVV Board of Directors. Monthly Meeting of LWVGVV Board of Directors. Regular meeting of the board to plan and discuss current and future plans and activities. Members are welcome to attend. Let Barbara know if you plan to attend, just in case there is a date/time change.
Monday, May 21, 2018
12:30-2:00pm
Yavapai College, Sedona Campus
4215 Arts Village DR
(across 89A from the high school)
Voter Education Program: "The Impact of the Minority Vote". Monica Villalobos will present "a reflection on voter demographics and shifts in awareness, attitudes, and appreciation for the minority vote." Villalobos is Vice President of the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Saturday, May 26, 2018
1:00-3:00pm
Sedona LWVGVV Political Book Club. The title will be announced as soon as available.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
8:30-10:00am
Sedona Community Center
2615 Melody Lane
"Let's Talk Politics". Join league members and friends for a friendly conversation about the issues of the day. Be ready to discuss what's of most concern to YOU!
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
11:30o-1:00pm
Sedona Elks
110 Airport Road
Sedona
Save the Date: LWVGVV Annual Meeting and Luncheon June 6th. Along with LWVGVV elections and a good meal, we will enjoy a talk by Guest Speaker Tara Jackson, Executive Director of Arizona Town Hall. The Town Hall is a highly respected state-wide organization that performs rigorous studies and produces reports on the most important issues facing Arizona.