Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, January 11, 2008
12-2:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 W. Hwy 89A
Sedona
Board of Directors Meeting.
Friday, January 11, 2008
2-4:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
(see above)
Member Get-Together.. Members and prospective members are invited to spend a wonderful afternoon talking about upcoming League programs and opportunities to become involved in issues and voter service activities.
Thursday, January 31, 2008
6:00-9:00 p.m.
Sedona Public Library
6250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ 86336
Candidate Forum for Sedona Municipal Elections.
Tuesday, February 5, 2008
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Clarkdale-Jerome School Library
16th and Main Streets
Clarkdale
Candidate Forum for Clarkdale Municipal Elections.
Friday, February 8, 2008
12-2:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 Hwy 89A
Sedona, Arizona
Board of Directors Meeting.. The Board meets monthly. All members are welcome, as are prospective members. Contact a board member to confirm the time and place.
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
7-9:00 pm
Spook Hall
Hull Street between 1st and Jerome
Jerome
Jerome Candidates Forum.
Friday, February 15, 2008
11:30 a.m.
Agave Event Center
Best Western Inn of Sedona
1200 W. Highway 89A
Sedona, AZ 86336
League Anniversary Luncheon. This year's annual luncheon, celebrating the 88th birthday of the League of Women Voters (and the 96th Birthday of the State of Arizona), will feature Kris Mayes, Arizona Corporation Commissioner, speaking on "Meeting the Renewable Energy Challenge". The cost is $25.00. RSVP by February 8, 2008 to: Membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org
Friday, March 7, 2008
6:00 p.m.
Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery
Chandler, AZ
The Art of Political Conversation Gala and The Dangerous Women's Silent Auction. A gala event to benefit the Education Fund of the League of Women Voters of Arizona.
Friday, March 14, 2008
12-2:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 Hwy 89A
Sedona, Arizona
Board of Directors Meeting.. The Board meets monthly. All members are welcome, as are prospective members. Contact a board member to confirm the time and place.
Tuesday, April 1, 2008
 
  Deadline for Comments on Verde Valley Landscape Vision. Send your comments to LWV Sedona-Verde Valley, P.O. Box 966, Sedona, AZ 86339 or e-mail to lwvsvv@yahoo.com.
Friday, April 4, 2008
7-9:00 p.m.
Sedona Creative Life Center
333 Schnebly Hill Road
Sedona, AZ 86336
Documentary Film, "Water.". Presented in conjunction with Water Awareness Month, this award-winning documentary analyzes the special properties of our most precious natural resource.
Friday, April 11, 2008
12:00 2:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 Hwy 89A, Sedona
Board of Directors Meeting. The Board meets monthly. All members are welcome, as are prospective members. Contact a Board member to confirm the time and date. (See "Contact Us" page.)
Friday, April 11, 2008
3:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Voter Services Committee Meeting. All interested members are invited to participate in this meeting to plan candidate forums, voter education, voter guides, voter registration and a new political directory for the Verde Valley.
Thursday, April 24, 2008
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Sedona Public Library
6250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ 86336
Candidate Forum for Sedona Mayoral Run-off Election. Mayoral Candidates Pud Colquitt and Rob Adams in a forum jointly sponsored by the League, Vision Sedona, Sedona Chamber of Commerce, and Keep Sedona Beautiful.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Spook Hall
Hull Avenue
Jerome, AZ
Jerome Candidates Forum. Candidate Forum for Jerome General Election. Co-sponsored with the Jerome Chamber of Commerce.
Saturday, May 10, 2008
9:00 a.m.- noon
Sedona Golf Resort
35 Ridge Trail Drive
Sedona, AZ 86336
Annual Membership Meeting. Our annual Spring meeting to elect new officers and plan the program for the upcoming business year (July 2008 - June-2009). Evelyn Casuga of APS will give a talk on community development and regionalism. Breakfast on the patio is planned. RSVP to Donna Pratt. Be sure to come.
Saturday, May 17, 2008-Sunday, May 18, 2008
9:30 a.m.
Unitarian Universalist Church
Avenue of the Arts, Suprise, AZ
State Council, LWV of Arizona. An opportunity to network with League members from around the State and attend workshops on membership, leadership, fundraising, and the LWVUS Convention to be held in Portland, Oregon in June. Call Robyn Prudhomme-Bauer if you would like to attend.
Sunday, June 8, 2008
2:00-4:00 p.m.
Camp Verde Multi-Use Complex
Camp Lincoln Road
Camp Verde, AZ
Congressional Candidate Forum. Sponsored by the Arizona Wildlife Federation, this event will focus on the protection of land, air, and water resources. The League of Women Voters is providing the moderators for this forum. Free and open to the public.
Friday, June 13, 2008-Tuesday, June 17, 2008
 
Portland, OR LWVUS Convention 2008.
Friday, June 13, 2008
10:00 a.m. - Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Board of Directors Meeting. The Board meets monthly. All members are welcome, as are prospective members. Contact a board member to confirm the time and place.
Monday, August 4, 2008
 
  Deadline to Register for Arizona State Primary.
Saturday, August 16, 2008
1:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Cottonwood Public Safety Building
199 South Sixth Street
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidate Forum for State Senate and Yavapai County Primaries. Candidates for State Senate District 1, Yavapai County Assessor, and Yavapai County Sheriff will respond to questions from the public.

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Saturday, August 23, 2008
10:00-Noon, 1:30-3:30
Cottonwood Public Safety Building
199 South Sixth Street
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidate Forum for Congressional District 1 Candidates. The morning session will feature candidates from the Democratic Party and Independents; the afternoon session will feature the Republican Party candidates.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2008
 
  Arizona State and County Primary Elections.
Tuesday, September 2, 2008
 
  Arizona State and County Primary Elections.
Friday, September 12, 2008
10:00 a.m to Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Board of Directors Meeting. Regular meeting of the LWVSVV Board. All members and prospective members are welcome. There will be an Open Forum at the beginning so that members may address the Board. Call a board member to confirm time and place.
Sunday, September 28, 2008
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
Room B
6770 W. Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Fall Membership Meeting. Fall meeting of the membership and open to the public. Former Sedona Mayor Anita MacFarlane will speak on the importance of being involved in public affairs and your community, and we will discuss plans for the coming year. There will be a dessert buffet, fruit, and beverages. RSVP to membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org .
Saturday, October 4, 2008
10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Camp Verde Multi-Use Auditorium
280 W. Camp Lincoln Road
Camp Verde, AZ
Candidate Forum, Congressional District 1. Four candidates vying for the open U.S. Congressional District 1 seat will speak and will answer questions from the public. Forum is open to all. The League's co-sponsors for this forum are the Chambers of Commerce of Camp Verde, Clarkdale, Cottonwood, and Jerome; Keep Sedona Beautiful; and the Yavapai-Apache Nation.
Monday, October 6, 2008
 
  Voter Registration. Last day to register to vote in the general election.
Thursday, October 9, 2008
4:30 p.m.
Sedona City Hall Council Chambers
102 Roadrunner Drive
Sedona, AZ
General Election Ballot Issues. The Arizona Secretary of State's office will present a Town Hall Meeting on the eight State ballot issues on October 9th at 4:30 in the afternoon IN SEDONA.
Friday, October 10, 2008
6:30 p.m.
Supervisors' Chambers
Yavapai County Building
10 South 6th Street
Cottonwood, AZ
Pro's and Con's of General Election Ballot Issues. Representatives of the Arizona Secretary of State's Office will explain the pro's and con's of the eight issues on the General Election ballot. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters in coordination with the Yavapai-Apache Nation, Keep Sedona Beautiful, and the Chambers of Commerce of Camp Verde, Clarkdale, Cottonwood, and Jerome.
Friday, October 10, 2008
10:00 a.m. - Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Regular Meeting of the LWVSVV Board. Open forum to precede meeting. All members are invited to attend board meetings. Contact a board member to confirm time and place.
Friday, October 17, 2008
10:00 a.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Meeting of the Water Program Steering Committee. LWVSVV Planning Group will meet with local water experts to begin work on a public forum that will be part of Water Awareness Month in April 2009. Volunteers are needed.
Tuesday, November 4, 2008
 
  State and Federal General Election. To include State and Local run-offs, Federal Offices (Executive and Legislative), and ballot issues.
Thursday, December 11, 2008
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Clark Memorial Clubhouse
9th and Main
Clarkdale, AZ
League Holiday Party. Members, family, and friends of the League of Women Voters of Sedona-Verde Valley will gather at the Clarkdale Clubhouse to enjoy art and refreshments during the annual "Made in Clarkdale" community celebration. Save the date and plan to join us. Please RSVP to Pat George or Kathy Heidepriem.
Friday, January 9, 2009
9:00 a.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 West S.R. 89A
Meeting of the Water Steering Committee. A public program on water issues is being planned as part of Water Awareness Month in April. The program will take place on Saturday, April 18th. If you would like to be involved, contact Mike Ward.
Friday, January 9, 2009
10:00 a.m. - Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 West S.R. 89A
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. The meeting is open to all members and to prospective members who would like to know more about our League. There is an open forum at the beginning of each Board meeting.
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
The Value of Civil Discourse in Public Affairs. The League of Women Voters, the Arizona Humanities Council, and Arizona Town Hall have arranged a presentation on Project Civil Discourse. Arizona Town Hall President Tara Jackson; Susan Bulfinch of the Arizona Association for Conflict Resolution, and Alberto Olivas, Director of the Maricopa Community Colleges Center for Civic Participation will be our speakers.
Thursday, February 12, 2009
7-8:30 p.m.
Old Town Center for the Arts
Fifth and Main
Cottonwood
Candidates' Forum for Cottonwood Council Elections. All citizens of Cottonwood are invited to attend this free forum. Audience members will be able to participate in questioning the five candidates for four seats on the City Council to be decided in this March 10th election.
Friday, February 13, 2009
9:00 a.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse Water Steering Committee Meeting.
Friday, February 13, 2009
10:00 a.m. - Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 West S.R. 89A
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. The meeting is open to all members and to prospective members who would like to know more about our League. There is an open forum at the beginning of each Board meeting.
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Camp Verde School District Multi-Use Auditorium, 280 W. Camp Lincoln Road, Camp Verde. Candidates' Forum for Camp Verde Town Council and Mayor. Citizens of Camp Verde are invited to this free, non-partisan candidates' forum.
Thursday, February 19, 2009
11:30 a.m.
Montage Ballroom
Sedona
League Anniversary Luncheon. We are planning a very special luncheon to celebrate the birthday of the League of Women Voters. Our speaker will be Yavapai County District 3 Supervisor Chip Davis. Contact Membership Chair Donna Pratt to RSVP or for further information.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
 
  Municipal Elections in Cottonwood and Camp Verde. Town Council members will be elected. You must be registered by February 9th in order to vote.
Friday, March 13, 2009
10:00 a.m. to noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. S.R. 89A
Sedona
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. All LWVSVV members are invited to attend our Board meetings. An open forum is available to speak at the beginning of each meeting.
Friday, March 13, 2009
10:00 a.m. to noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. S.R. 89A
Sedona
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. All LWVSVV members are invited to attend our Board meetings. An open forum is available to speak at the beginning of each meeting.
Saturday, March 14, 2009
9:00 a.m.-12:00
Yavapai Community College
601 Black Hills Drive Room M-137
Clarkdale, AZ
Water Forum Committee/Participants Meeting. The Water Committee and forum participants will meet to finalize planning for the April 18th Water Awareness Forum.
Saturday, March 21, 2009
10:00 a.m.- noon
Mystic Hills Clubhouse
108 E. Mallard Drive
Sedona 86336
Membership Meeting - Consensus on National Popular Vote Compact. Members are invited to meet to discuss and pursue consensus on the advisability of using the National Popular Vote Compact to implement direct election of the President of the United States. This is a National League Study. Contact Mary Gassaway for further information.
Saturday, April 18, 2009
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Yavapai Community College
602 Black Hills Drive
Room M-137
Clarkdale, AZ
Water Awareness Program - "OUR VERDE WATER, PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE". Experts will address Arizona's water laws and the origins, users, and uses of water resources in the Verde Valley. Contact Mike Ward for further information.
Saturday, May 16, 2009
9-11:30 a.m.
Manzanita Restaurant
11425 E. Cornville Rd.
Cornville, AZ
Annual Meeting of the Membership, Elections. A brunch, business meeting, and discussion on elder care are being planned. Please contact Donna Pratt to make your reservation or to volunteer your help with this event. Our speakers will be Barbara Litrell and Linda Yee. Don't miss it!
Friday, May 29, 2009-Sunday, May 31, 2009
 
Tucson League of Women Voters of Arizona Convention.
Friday, June 12, 2009
10:00 a.m. to noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. S.R. 89A
Sedona
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. All LWVSVV members are invited to attend our Board meetings. An open forum is available to speak at the beginning of each meeting.
Friday, July 10, 2009
10:00 a.m. to noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. S.R. 89A
Sedona
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. All LWVSVV members are invited to attend our Board meetings. An open forum is available to speak at the beginning of each meeting.
Friday, September 11, 2009
10:00 a.m. to noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. S.R. 89A
Sedona
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. All LWVSVV members are invited to attend our Board meetings. An open forum is available to speak at the beginning of each meeting. Please contact a board member to confirm the time and place.
Saturday, September 19, 2009-Sunday, September 20, 2009
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sedona Airport Sedona Community Fair. The League will have a Voter Information and Registration booth at the Fair on both Saturday and Sunday. Be sure to stop by. The "Suffragette Lady" will be making an appearance, and League members will be available to answer your questions.
Friday, October 9, 2009
10:00 a.m. to noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 W. SR 89A
Sedona, AZ
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. All LWVSVV members and anyone who may be interested in joining our League are welcome to attend Board meetings. There is an open forum at the beginning of each meeting for members to address the Board on issues of interest. Contact any board member to confirm the date/time of the meeting.
Sunday, October 11, 2009
3:00-5:00 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 West S.R. 89A
Member Meeting/New Member Orientation. This will be our fall get-together for all members, and especially new members. Anyone interested in learning more about the League and this year's activities should plan to attend. There will be a brief talk and discussion of Health Care Reform, which is a League focus issue right now. Use the "Contact Us" page to e-mail Fran Levengood or to contact us by phone.
Friday, November 13, 2009
10:00 am - Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 West S.R. 89A
Regular Meeting of the LWVSVV Board of Directors. All members, and anyone considering joining the League, are invited to attend board meetings. There is an open forum at the beginning of each meeting for members who would like to address the board. If you plan to attend, please contact any board member to confirm the date and time.
Friday, December 11, 2009
10:00 am - Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 West S.R. 89A
Regular Meeting of the LWVSVV Board of Directors. All members, and anyone considering joining the League, are invited to attend board meetings. There is an open forum at the beginning of each meeting for members who would like to address the board. If you plan to attend, please contact any board member to confirm the date and time.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
6:30-8:00pm
Spook Hall in Jerome Jerome Candidate Forum. Candidate Forum for town council election, free and open to the public
Friday, January 29, 2010
10:00 am - Noon
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 S.R. 89A
Sedona, AZ
Meeting of LWVSVV Board of Directors. All members are welcome to attend Board meetings, as are persons who may be interested in learning more about our League before joining. There is an open forum at the beginning of each meeting for members to address the Board.
Friday, January 29, 2010
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6770 S.R. 89A
Sedona, AZ
Membership Meeting, Program Planning. We will consider those issues of most interest to our membership for the purpose of planning future program activities. The national league is also asking for local input about high priority national issues to work on in the upcoming year. Robyn Prud'homme-Bauer will lead the discussion.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
6:00-9:00 pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ
Candidate Forum for City Council and Mayoral Candidates. Sedona will be electing four City Council members and a Mayor. There is also a ballot question to determine whether the Mayor shall be elected by the people or appointed by the Council beginning in 2012.
Monday, February 8, 2010
7:00-9:00pm
St. Thomas Episcopal Church Parish Hall
971 First South Street
Clarkdale
Candidate Forum. Candidate forum for two town council seats.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Verde Campus, Yavapai College
601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ
League Birthday Luncheon and Arizona Town Hall. In celebration of the League of Women Voters' 90th Birthday, we'll have a special luncheon and silent auction followed by an opportunity to participate in this year's Arizona Town Hall outreach program. You must reserve your seat as soon as possible by visiting the Arizona Town Hall Website at http://www.aztownhall.org. Contact Fran Levengood or Mary Gassaway for assistance.
Friday, February 12, 2010
10:00 am - Noon
Sedona Shadows
6770 SR 89A
Sedona, AZ
Meeting of LWVSVV Board of Directors. All members are welcome to attend Board meetings, as are people who may want to learn more about our League before joining. There is an open forum each meeting for those who would like to address the Board.
Tuesday, February 16, 2010
7:00-8:30pm
Sedona Community Center
2615 Melody Lane
Sedona, AZ
Ballot Issue Forum on Direct Election of the Mayor. Come hear a concise and clear explanation of Proposition 400, hear from its supporters and opponents, and ask your questions. Free and open to the public. See Flyer
Friday, March 19, 2010
10:00 am - Noon
Sedona Shadows
6770 SR 89A
Sedona, AZ
NOTE DATE CHANGE! Meeting of LWVSVV Board of Directors. All members are welcome to attend Board meetings, as are people who may want to learn more about our League before joining. There is an open forum each meeting for those who would like to address the Board.
Wednesday, March 31, 2010
8:00-10:00am
Olde Sedona Bar and Grill
1405 West S.R. 89A
Sedona
Water Awareness Breakfast. To kick off Water Awareness Month in April, the league is hosting a breakfast and talk by Tom O'Halleran about the funding of the Verde Basin Partnership Agreement. We are honoring the late Dorothy Hores, a League member and a true "water warrior." Plan to attend. Cost is $10.00; call Fran (554-4509) to RSVP.
Saturday, May 1, 2010
9:00-11:30am
Manzanita Restaurant
11425 E. Cornville Rd
Cornvlle, AZ
LWVSVV Annual Meeting and Elections. Come for brunch, a speaker, and our annual business meeting.
Wednesday, May 5, 2010
2:30-4:30pm
Cornville, AZ Board of Directors Meeting. The newly-elected board of the League of Women Voters of Sedona-Verde Valley will have an organizational meeting at the home of Judy Miller. Call any board member for details.
Thursday, July 22, 2010
6:30-8:00pm
Yavapai College Verde Campus
Rm 137, BLDG M
601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ
Candidates Forum - State Legislature. A nonpartisan forum for the public featuring candidates for two seats in District of the Arizona State Legislature. Come to hear their views and get answers to YOUR questions.
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
6:00-9:00 pm
Yavapai College, Verde Campus
Rm. 137, BLDG M
601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ
Candidates Forum - U.S. Congressional District 1. A nonpartisan forum for the public featuring candidates for Congressional District 1. All nine candidates have been invited. Please come to hear their views and to get answers to YOUR questions.
Tuesday, August 24, 2010
6:00am-7:00pm
Your local polling place on election day or by early ballot. Last day to request an early ballot is August 13th. Primary Election.
Friday, September 17, 2010-Thursday, September 23, 2010
 
Sept. 16th (8am-6pm) and 17th (8am-2pm), Yavapai College in Clarkdale;
Sept. 17th (9am-4pm), Walgreen's in Sedona;
Sept. 18th (9am-4pm), Weber's IGA in VOC
Constitution Week - Voter Registration. The League will be registering voters during Constitution Week, prior to the fall general election. Arrangements have been made for the Yavapai College Clarkdale Campus, Sedona and the Village of Oak Creek. Volunteers are still needed. Members please call Evie Rowland if you can help.
Monday, September 27, 2010
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Jewish Community Center
100 Meadowlark Lane (off SR179)
Sedona 86336
Sedona Fire District Candidate Forum. The League of Women Voters Sedona-Verde Valley will be hosting a candidate forum for the Sedona Fire District. The participating candidates are: Phyllis Erick, Dave Blauert, Joe Demme, Mel Rycus, Doug Fitzpatrick, Ty Montgomery, Dick Fishel and Bert Berkshire. Candidates will be given the opportunity to discuss their qualifications, background and reasons for running for office, and to answer questions from the audience.
Thursday, October 14, 2010
6:00 p.m.
Yavapai College Verde Campus
Building M
601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ
Candidate Forum, State Legislative District 1. Democratic and Republican candidates for State Representative will speak and answer audience questions. There will also be a session for State Senate candidates if both agree to appear. Come and see the candidates in person.
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
12:00 noon
Sedona City Hall
102 Roadrunner Road
Sedona, AZ
Forum on Arizona State Ballot Propositions. The AZ Secretary of State's Office will present a program on the 10 ballot propositions on this year's ballot. Normally, an explanation of the propositions is provided followed by an opportunity to speak on the pro's and con's.
Thursday, October 21, 2010
1:00-3:00 p.m.
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
Regular Meeting of the LWVSVV Board of Directors. Members of the League and anyone wanting to learn more about us before joining are welcome to attend Board meetings. Call Judy Miller for directions and to confirm the date and time.
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
6:00am-7:00pm
At your polling place or by early ballot.
The last day to request an early ballot for the General Election is October 22nd.
General Election. Arizonans will be voting for a U.S. Senator, for their representative in the U.S. Congress, for Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, Treasurer, Arizona Corporation Commissioners, State Senators and Representatives, School District and Fire Board members, and ten statewide ballot issues. Be sure to make your preference count by CASTING YOUR VOTE.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Patio Room, Mulligan's Grill
690 Bell Rock Road
Village of Oak Creek
Fall Membership Meeting/Fundraiser. Enjoy a beverage and snacks in a relaxing atmosphere for friendly conversation about the recent election and what it means for our country and our region. The cost is $15.00 at the door. Please RSVP to Donna Pratt (membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org) by November 5th.
Thursday, January 20, 2011
1:00-3:00 p.m.
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
Regular Meeting of the LWVSVV Board of Directors. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend Board meetings, as is anyone who may be considering joining the League and wants to learn more about us. Call Judy Miller for directions and to confirm the date and time.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
6:00-8:00pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 South Sixth Street
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidate Forum For Cottonwood Council and Mayor Elections. All candidates have been invited to participate in this forum. Those attending will have an opportunity to submit questions and learn more about the candidates.
Monday, February 14, 2011
11:30am-1:30pm
Agave Room
Best Western Inn of Sedona
1200 West S.R. 89A
Sedona, AZ
League Anniversary Luncheon. The League of Women Voters celebrates its 91st birthday in February and we will be having our traditional Anniversary Luncheon to celebrate. This year's luncheon features Yavapai County District 3 Supervisor Chip Davis, who will address the topic of redistricting. Call Donna Pratt to RSVP.
Thursday, February 17, 2011
1:00-3:00pm
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Call Judy Miller for directions
Regular Meeting of the LWVSVV Board. All members of the League are welcome and encouraged to attend monthly board meetings. Prospective members and anyone interested in knowing more about our local League are also welcome. For further information, e-mail the League at lwvsvv@yahoo.com.
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
6:00-8:00pm
Camp Verde School Dist.
Multi-Use Complex, Art Room
280 W. Camp Lincoln Road
Camp Verde, AZ
Candidate Forum for Camp Verde Municipal Election. The League of Women Voters and the Camp Verde Chamber of Commerce are co-sponsoring a public forum for the candidates for Council and Mayor. This is a nonpartisan forum, free and open to the public. Come see the candidates and submit your questions -- then VOTE!
Wednesday, March 9, 2011
4:00-6:00pm
Alcora Showroom and MIC e-go Gallery
921 Main Street
Clarkdale
Post-Election "Wine O'Clock" Social. An informal membership gathering for light refreshments and good conversation. All members are encouraged to attend, and spouses, family, and prospective members are welcome. RSVP to Fran Levengood; a $10.00 donation is requested.
Friday, April 29, 2011
9:00am-3:00pm
Yavapai College, Verde Campus
601 Black Hills Drive
Building M Room 137
Clarkdale, AZ
Spring Forum on Regionalism. "DOING Regionalism in the Verde Valley" is the topic of our spring forum. Pat Beaty of the Center for the Future of Arizona will be the keynote speaker as we explore how a regional approach can work in solving problems in the areas of economic development, environmental conservation, land use, public participation and more. Pre-registration is required by April 20th The cost is $30, including lunch. For more information, contact Ruth Kiessel.
Saturday, May 14, 2011
9:00-11:30am
Olde Sedona Bar and Grill
1405 W. St. Route 89A
Sedona
League Annual Meeting and Elections. Our annual business meeting and elections will take place on Saturday, May 14th. Featured speakers will be State Senator Steve Pierce and State Representative Karen Fann, who will give us a review of this year's session in the Arizona State Legislature. The program includes a breakfast. All at the modest cost of $15.00. We encourage all members to plan to attend and the public is invited as well. Come and learn more about your State Legislature and the League. To reserve your space, call Donna Pratt at 282-6428. Send payment to LWVSVV at P.O. Box 966, Sedona, AZ 86339.
Saturday, May 21, 2011-Sunday, May 22, 2011
 
Surprise, AZ LWVAZ Convention. Local Arizona leagues come together for a State Convention every other year. This year, they will be meeting in Surprise. In addition to the regular business, the State League has planned exciting speakers and workshops. Speakers include Tara Jackson of Arizona Town Hall, The Hon. Robert Brutinel, Associate Justice of the Arizona Supreme Court, Elaine Wiant, our liaison from the LWVUS; and Linda Valdez, a columnist for the Arizona Republic. This convention will be a great experience for all League members; if you are interested in attending, contact Robyn Prud'hommme-Bauer.
Wednesday, June 1, 2011-Thursday, September 1, 2011
 
  Summer Hiatus. Regular meetings suspended. There will be some special events which will be announced to members and posted to this website. Contact President@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org for further information.
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
2:00 pm
921 Main Street
Clarkdale, AZ
Meeting: Task Force on Yavapai County Redistricting. Robyn Prud'homme-Bauer will be leading a task force on county redistricting. Any interested League member can attend this meeting. If you are unable to attend but would like to comment on redistricting, e-mail your comments to Robyn at league@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org or lwvsvv@yahoo.com
Thursday, July 28, 2011
6:00 p.m.
Yavapai County Annex
10 South 6th St
Cottonwood, AZ
Public Hearing, Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission. The State Redistricting Commission is holding hearings throughout Arizona in July and August. This commission is working on new maps for U.S. Congressional Districts and Arizona State Legislative Districts. The Cottonwood site is a remote access location. To see it in person, the meeting is at 1015 Fair Street in Prescott. Visit the Commission's website at http://www.azredistricting.org for additional information.
Thursday, September 8, 2011
1:00-3:00pm
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors - NOTE DATE CHANGE!. All members are welcome to attend board meetings. Call Judy Miller to confirm the date and time and for directions to the clubhouse. (Or e-mail to Secretary@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org)
Monday, October 10, 2011
5:30-7:30pm
Los Abrigados
160 Portal Lane
Sedona, AZ
Voter Information Forum On Sedona Special Election. A public forum on the two propositions concerning the future of Highway 89A in West Sedona. The two propositions will be voted on in by mail-in ballot. Ballots will be sent out beginning on October 17th and must be returned by November 8th.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
3:00-4:30pm
Mystic Hills Clubhouse
SR 179 and East Mallard
Sedona, AZ 86336
Consensus Meeting on Arizona Executive Branch Study. League members will meet to discuss and reach consensus on the State League study of the structure of the executive branch of Arizona's state government. The purpose of the study is to determine whether Arizona should have a lieutenant governor and, if so, how that individual should be selected and what his or her duties should be. Robyn Prud'homme-Bauer will be moderating as we debate the issues and questions surrounding this important issue. We urge all members to attend! (Call Robyn or e-mail league@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org for details.)
Thursday, October 20, 2011
1:00-3:00pm
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors. All members are welcome to attend board meetings. Call Judy Miller to confirm the date and time and for directions to the clubhouse. (Or e-mail to Secretary@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org)
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
All Day
Mail in or
at Sedona City Hall
Special Election. A special election by mail-in ballot only in which registered voters of the City of Sedona will vote on two propositions concerning whether Sedona should acquire a section of SR 89A within city limits and whether any such acquisition in the future should require the approval of voters.
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
4:00-6:00pm
MIC e-go Gallery
921 Main St.
Clarkdale, AZ
Pre-Holiday Wine O'Clock and Election Kickoff Gathering. This is a chance to get together socially and also to discuss plans for the 2012 election year. Come and enjoy the fall season amidst the local art from Made in Clarkdale. This event is open to the public -- anyone interested in knowing more about the League is encouraged to attend. There will be wine, other beverages, and appetizers. The cost is $10.00 at the door, and a gift raffle will be held. Proceeds will benefit the League of Women Voters Education Fund.
Thursday, November 17, 2011
1:00-3:00 p.m.
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
Monthly Meeting of the Board of Directions. All members are invited and encouraged to attend Board meetings. Planning for the 2012 election year and other League activities are continuing. Member ideas and participation are always welcome.

Call Judy Miller to confirm the date and time and for directions -- or e-mail her at secretary@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org.

Thursday, January 12, 2012
1:00-3:00pm
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
(call Judy Miller for directions)
January Meeting of the LWVSVV Board. THIS IS A DATE CHANGE! The board will be meeting a week earlier than usual for planning purposes. We'll be discussing candidate forums, the Anniversary Luncheon, and an expanded Voter Service/public participation effort for this election year. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Saturday, February 11, 2012
11:30am-1:30pm
Agave Event Center
Best Western Plus Inn of Sedona
1146 W. S.R. 89A
Sedona AZ
LWV Anniversary Luncheon. Annual fundraising luncheon/speaker in honor of the League's 92nd anniversary, and also recognizing Arizona's Centennial. Former Phoenix Mayor Paul Johnson will talk about a citizen-led effort to fundamentally change Arizona's election system by modifying the primary election process. THE PUBLIC IS INVITED AND ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND. (COST TO LEAGUE MEMBERS IS $25.00; OTHERS, $30.00) RSVP TO DONNA PRATT OR LIZ DANBURY NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 3, 2012. For more information e-mail Membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org.
Thursday, February 16, 2012
1:00-3:00pm
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
Regular Meeting of the LWVSVV Board of Directors. All league members and prospective members are welcome to attend the monthly meetings of the Board of Directors. Call Judy Miller or email Secretary@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org for directions if you would like to attend.
Thursday, February 16, 2012
6:30-8:30pm
Sedona Public LIbrary
3250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ
Sedona Primary Election Candidate Forum. The League of Women Voters of Sedona-Verde Valley is sponsoring a candidate forum for those running for the Sedona City Council. This is a nonpartisan, public voter education event and everyone is invited to attend and participate.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
TBD
Clarkdale, AZ Meeting on Privatization of Goverment (League Study). League members will discuss plans for a consensus meeting to take place in April concerning the the privatization of government services, assets, and functions at the national, state and local levels. Members interested in working on or learning more about this study are invited to attend. Contact Robyn Prud'homme-Bauer or e-mail Membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.com.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
6:30-8:30pm
Clarkdale-Jerome School Gymnasium
16th and Main
Clarkdale, AZ
Clarkdale Candidate Forum. The LWVSVV is sponsoring a primary election forum with the mayoral and council candidates running for the Clarkdale City Council. This is a nonpartisan public voter education event and all are welcome to attend and participate.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
n/a
Mail In Election Arizona Presidential Preference Primary Election. Voting is by mail-in ballot only; must be registered as either Republican or Green Party by January 30th in order to vote in this election. Ballots to be mailed out approximately 3 weeks before the election.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
7:00 pm
Spook Hall
260 Hull Ave (near Main)
Jerome, AZ
Jerome Candidate Forum. The League of Women Voters will hold a candidate forum for municipal primary elections in Jerome on Tuesday, February 28th, beginning at 7:00 pm. The event is free and open to the public.
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
n/a
Vote by Mail Only Municipal Primary Elections in Clarkdale, Jerome, and Sedona. City and Town mayoral and council elections. These elections are nonpartisan. You must be registered by February 13th in order to receive a ballot in the mail.
Thursday, March 15, 2012
1:00-3:00pm
Oak Creek Valley Clubhouse
Cornville, AZ
Monthly Meeting of the Board of Directions. Regular meeting of the LWVSVV Board of Directors. All members and prospective members who would like to know more about the League of Women Voters are welcome and encouraged to attend. Contact Judy Miller (secretary@lwv-sedonaverdevalley.org) for directions.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
6:30
Jewish Community Center
100 Meadowlark Lane
(In Chapel area Off S.R. 179)
Sedona, AZ
Candidate Forum, Sedona Fire District Recall Election. The League of Women Voters and the Sedona Chamber of Commerce are planning a candidate forum for the SFD recall election. Since it is a recall election, it will be treated as three individual races. The forum is free and open to the public. Residents of the Fire District are especially encouraged to attend; this will be an opportunity for all to submit their questions to the candidates.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
2:00-4:00pm
Mystic Hills Clubhouse
108 E. Mallard Drive
Sedona, Az
Consensus on LWVUS Study of Privatization and Government. Membership meeting to discuss and decide upon consensus questions from the LWVUS nationwide study, "Privatization of Government Services, Assets, and Functions." Background information is at http://www.lwv.org. League members are encouraged to attend this important meeting. Contact Robyn Prud'homme-Bauer for further information. (league@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org.
Saturday, May 5, 2012
10:00am-noon
Las Carretas Restaurant
1481 E. S.R. 89A
Clarkdale, AZ
LWVSVV Annual Meeting and Elections. Our annual meeting of the membership -- an overview of the past year, elections, a speaker or program, and a meal. Save the date and plan to attend. Contact Donna Pratt, membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org, for further information or to sign up.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
10:00am-11:15am
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 South 6th Street
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidate Forums for AZ Legislative District 6 Primary Election. Candidates running for the Arizona House of Representatives LD6 have been invited to discuss the issues in a public forum to take place on Saturday, August 11th, at the Cottonwood Recreation Center. Democratic candidates Doug Ballard and Angela LeFevre have agreed to appear and answer your questions. League of Women Voters forums are nonpartisan, free, and open to the public. Please plan to attend.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
3:00-5:00pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 South Sixth Street
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidates' Forum for Congressional District 4. The Republican candidates for the newly created Congressional District 4 (U.S. House of Representatives) are to appear at a League of Women Voters forum in Cottonwood on the afternoon of Saturday, August 11th. The candidates are Ron Gould, Rick Murphy, and Paul Gosar. The public is invited to hear about the issues and submit questions to the candidates.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
6:00-8:00 p.m.
American Legion Hall
276 S. 3rd Street
Camp Verde, AZ
Primary Election Candidate Forum for Yavapai County Supervisorial District 2. The three Republican candidates running for District 2 Supervisor will discuss the issues facing this newly created District. The candidates are John McReynolds, Martin Pangburn, and Tom Thurman.
Thursday, August 16, 2012
6:30-9:00pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ
Candidate Forums for Congressional District 1 Primary Election. A candidate forum for the Republican candidates vying for Congressional District 1 will be held at the Sedona Public Library the evening of August 16th. Candidates are Patrick Gatti, Gaither Martin, Jonathan Paton, and Douglas Wade. This nonpartisan forum is free and open to the public; it is being co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters and the Sedona Chamber of Commerce.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
 
By mail or at your polling place Primary Election Day. Last day to register or update your registration is July 30th.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
6-7:30pm
Verde Valley Senior Center
500 E. Cherry St
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidate Forum, US House of Representatives District 4. The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley regrets that THIS FORUM HAS BEEN CANCELLED because the candidates are not available.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
12:00 Noon
Sedona City Hall
102 Roadrunner Drive
Sedona, AZ
Town Hall on Ballot Propositions. Explanation of this year's State ballot issues for the General Election, presented by the AZ Secretary of State's office.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
5:30-7:00pm
Mother Road Brewing Company
7 South Mikes Pike
Flagstaff, AZ
WOMEN VOTE!. Find out what is at stake for women in this year's important election! We are co-sponsoring this event with AAUW, Associated Students for Women's Issues, and NAU's Commission on the Status of Women. Please RSVP to flagwomenvote@gmail.com if you would like to attend.
Thursday, October 18, 2012
5:00-6:30pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 S. 6th St.
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidate Forum for AZ Senate District 6. The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley is hosting this forum for the candidates running for the Arizona House from Legislative District 6. The public is invited to attend and hear the candidates' views on the issues and to submit questions to them.

NOT ALL CANDIDATES HAVE BEEN CONFIRMED, SO PLEASE CHECK BACK TO MAKE SURE THE FORUM YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ATTENDING HAS NOT BEEN CANCELLED.

Thursday, October 18, 2012
7-8:30pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 S. 7th St.
Cottonwood, AZ
Candidate Forum for AZ House District 6. The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley is hosting this nonpartisan forum for candidates running for two seats in Arizona House District 6. Join us for an opportunity to see and hear the candidates in person and to submit your own questions to them. The forum is free and open to the public.

NOT ALL CANDIDATES HAVE CONFIRMED THEIR ATTENDANCE, SO PLEASE CHECK BACK TO VERIFY THAT THE FORUM YOU WISH TO ATTEND HAS NOT BEEN CANCELLED.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
5:30-7:00pm
Cliff Castle Casino Hotel
555 Middle Verde Road
Camp Verde, AZ
Candidate Forum for Yavapai County Supervisor, District 2. Candidates running for Yavapai District 2 Supervisor are to appear to speak and to answer questions at this nonpartisan League of Women Voters forum. The public is invited to come out, ask questions, and be informed.

NOT ALL CANDIDATES ARE CONFIRMED; CHECK THIS WEBSITE FOR UPDATES IN CASE ANY OF THE FORUMS THAT YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN NEED TO BE CANCELLED.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
7:30-9:00pm
Cliff Castle Casino Hotel
555 Middle Verde Road
Camp Verde, AZ
Candidate Forum for U.S. House of Representatives District 1. The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley is hosting this nonpartisan public forum for candidates running for U.S. Congressional District 1. See and hear the candidates in person, and bring along any questions that you would like them to address.

NOTICE: THIS FORUM HAS BEEN CANCELLED BECAUSE THE CANDIDATES ARE NOT AVAILABLE.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
 
By mail or at your polling place. General Election Day. Participate in the selection of the President of the United States, one U.S. Senator, one U.S. Congressperson, two State Representatives, one State Senator, three Corporation Commissioners, County Attorney, County Assessor, County Clerk, County Recorder, Sheriff, Superintendent of Schools, County Treasurer, District Supervisors, justices of the State Supreme Court and Superior Court justices. There will also be numerous important ballot issues. Many of these elections may be very close, so make sure YOUR voice is heard.
Thursday, November 8, 2012
4:00-6:00pm
Olde Sedona Bar and Grill
1405 W. S.R. 89A
Sedona, AZ
Post-Election "Wine O'Clock" Party and Discussion. League members, family, and friends are invited for refreshments, conversation, and a discussion of the State League's concurrence on charter schools. The cost will be $10.00, payable at the door; PLEASE RSVP TO DONNA PRATT by phone or at membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org.
Thursday, November 15, 2012
2:00-4:00pm
Sedona Shadows Clubhouse
6670 West S.R. 89A
Sedona, AZ
Monthly Meeting of the Board of Directors. The LWVGVV Board's November meeting will again take place at Sedona Shadows. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend board meetings. The Sedona Shadows community is adjacent to Sedona Pines Resort, between Sedona and Page Springs. After entering, follow the signs to the office. Call Ellie Bauer for further information or send an email to league@lwvsedonaverdevalley.org. PLEASE NOTE: The board does meet in December but will resume monthly meetings on January 17th.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
10:00am-noon
Olde Sedona Bar and Grill
1405 West S.R. 89A
Sedona, AZ
League's 93rd Anniversary Brunch. League anniversary brunch with speaker Laura Vandergrift on the topic of "Wine and Women." We will honor long-time League members and discuss program planning for the coming year. The public is invited to help honor the League of Women Voters and learn more about us. For reservations, contact Donna Pratt at 282-6428.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 South 6th St
Cottonwood, AZ
Cottonwood City Council Candidates' Forum. Although this forum has already taken place, it can be viewed online at http://www.verdevalleytv.com/features.html.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
6:00-7:25pm
Camp Verde School District
Multi-use Complex
280 West Camp Lincoln Road
Camp Verde Mayoral Candidates Forum. Candidate forum for Camp Verde mayoral election, sponsored by LWV of Greater Verde Valley and Camp Verde Chamber of Commerce. This is a public, nonpartisan event and everyone is encouraged to come hear the candidates and submit your own questions to them.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
7:30-8:30pm
Camp Verde School District
Multi-use Complex
280 W. Camp Lincoln RD
Camp Verde, AZ
Candidate Forum for Camp Verde Council Canididates. A separate forum for Town Council candidates will be held immediately following the Mayoral candidate forum. This is also a nonpartisan, public forum presented jointly by the League of Women Voters and the Camp Verde Chamber of Commerce. Both events will be recorded by Yavapai Broadcasting's Verde Valley TV for broadcast before the election; see http://www.verdevalleytv.com/features.html for schedule information.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
 
Mail-in Elections Primary Elections. Municipal primary elections take place in Cottonwood and Camp Verde. They are mail-in only.
Thursday, April 4, 2013
6:30-8:00pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ
Public Educational Program on Verde Valley Agricultural Coalition and the Food Hub Concept. An opportunity to learn about exciting new developments in the Verde Valley as the newly formed Agricultural Coalition seeks to retain and enhance the Verde Valley's abilities to feed itself with safe, nutritious, locally grown food.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
2:00-4:00pm
Yavapai County Complex (second floor)
10 South Sixth (corner 6th and Mingus)
Cottonwood, AZ
Regular Meeting of the LWVGVV Board of Directors. All members are invited to attend the monthly meetings of the board; it's a great way to learn more about the league and contribute your ideas. Prospective members are also welcome; just let Donna Pratt - membership@lwvsedona-verdevalley.org) - know that you would like to attend. THIS IS A NEW LOCATION SO CALL OR E-MAIL IF YOU NEED DIRECTIONS.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
9:00am (registration)
Olde Sedona Bar and Grill Annual Business Meeting. We will enjoy a delicious brunch, have our annual membership meeting and elect five board members. Speaker Sandra Goodwin will speak on the importance of having an independent judiciary system with merit-based appointment of judges.
Saturday, May 18, 2013-Sunday, May 19, 2013
All day
Tucson LWV Arizona Convention. Leagues from all around Arizona will meet in Tucson for speakers, workshops, and to conduct official business. All League members are invited and encouraged to attend. Please contact Ellie Bauer or Robyn Prud'homme-Bauer for further information and/or if you plan to be there.
Monday, October 21, 2013
3:00-5:00pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 S. 6th Street
Cottonwood, AZ
SpeakOut Arizona Civic Engagement Event. SpeakOut Arizona is an O'Connor House project to promote voter participation and civic engagement in Arizona. The public is urged to attend.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
11:00am-2:00pm
Jewish Community Center
100 Meadowlark Drive
Sedona
Workshop on "Civic Engagement Leadership Capacities". Presented by the Sedona-Verde Valley Team of SpeakOut Arizona, this workshop will address the key principles of effective and purposeful public engagement. Alberto Olivas, Director of the Center for Civic Participation for Maricopa Community Colleges, will be the featured speaker. Contact Barbara Litrell to register (tel. 649-0135; email blitrell@aol.com).
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
6:00pm
Sedona Community Center
2645 Melody Lane
Forum on Sedona-Oak Creek School District Override. Learn about overrides and the specifics of the Sedona-Oak Creek override, and ask your questions. Superintendent David Lykins and Board Chairman Zach Richardson will be present.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
 
Election by mail only School District Budget Override Elections. Sedona-Oak Creek School DIstrict, Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District, Mingus Union High School, and Coconino County Community College are requesting budget overrides in this special mail-in only election on November 5th.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
3:00-5:00pm
1010 North Main
Old Town Cottonwood
Fall Member Event - Wine Tasting and League Talk in Cottonwood!. Winemaker John Scarbrough and Cottonwood Economic Development Director Casey Rooney will give talks on the wine industry and local economic development. We will also catch up on League developments statewide. Cost is $10 and RSVP to lwvsvv@yahoo.com by November 10th. All members and others interested in the League are encouraged to attend. See you there!
Thursday, December 12, 2013
2:00 pm
Yavapai County Building
10 South 6th Street
Cottonwood, AZ
Regular Meeting of the LWVGVV Board of Directors. The next meeting of the LWVGVV Board will take place on Thursday, December 12th. All League members are invited and encouraged to attend Board meetings. You will learn more about the League and its activities. Contact Ellie Bauer if you have questions or need directions.
Thursday, December 19, 2013
8:00 am
Jewish Community Center of Sedona and the Verde Valley
100 Meadowlark Drive
Sedona, AZ
Breakfast Forum on Immigration Reform. A panel of experts, moderated by Barbara Litrell, will speak about the current status of immigration reform in the United States. Breakfast is included in the $12.00 fee. RSVP to breakfast@democratsoftheredrocks.org or by phone to 203-5858.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
3:30 pm
Yavapai County Building
10 S. 6th Street
Cottonwood, Az
Member Meeting on Financing Arizona and Sedona Community Plan. The winter membership meeting of the League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley will take place in Cottonwood on Thursday, January 23rd, at 3:30 pm. All members are encouraged to attend this informative program. There will be talks by local officials on municipal financing and a presentation on the Sedona Community Plan. Please join us.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
11:30am-4:00pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 S. 6th St
Cottonwood, AZ
Forum on Agriculture in the Verde Valley. The Verde Valley Agricultural Coalition will be holding its annual forum on Tuesday, January 28th. Its topic is "Creating a Food Hub: A Community Call to Action". There will be speakers and breakout sessions. For more information and to register, visit the website of the Verde Valley Regional Economic Organization (http://www.vvreo.com). See a Flyer on this event
Friday, February 21, 2014
9:00am-11:00am
Olde Sedona Bar and Grill
1405 W. SR89A
Sedona
League 94th Anniversary Celebration. We will enjoy breakfast and a panel discussion with Cottonwood Mayor Diane Joens, Jerome Mayor Nikki Check, Sedona City Councilor Barbara Litrell, and Camp Verde Town Councilor Jessie Jones. They will talk about their experiences in serving as elected officials. The public is invited. To sign up, send a check for $14.00 to LWV Greater Verde Valley, POB 966, Sedona, AZ 86339. No later than February 17th, please.
Friday, February 21, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Olde Sedona Bar and Grill
Sedona
Regular Meeting of the LWVGVV Board. The February board meeting will be held following the Anniversary Brunch at the Olde Sedona Bar and Grill. Members are welcome and encouraged to attend all board meetings. This is the best way to get to know the league and all that it offers.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
7:00-8:30pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 S. 6th St
Cottonwood, AZ
Community Forum on Yavapai College 10-year Master Plan. Yavapai College Vice President Clint Ewell and Board of Governors member Herald Harrington will do a presentation on the Master Plan, how it will paid for, and the timeframe for projects. They will respond to written questions from the audience. The public is encouraged to attend this important meeting.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
7:00-8:30pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ
Community Forum on Yavapai College 10-year Master Plan. This is a repeat presentation of the 6 March forum in Cottonwood. Members of the public in the Sedona area and all of the Verde Valley are encouraged to attend.
Saturday, March 29, 2014-Sunday, March 30, 2014
10:00 am-6pm
Downtown Camp Verde Camp Verde Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival. Join us at Camp Verde's annual spring festival, which this year will bring together the wine and pecan festival, archaeological and heritage month events, and the Verde River Runoff canoe and kayak race. For more information, visit +http://www.visitcampverde.com
Saturday, April 12, 2014
10:00am-1:00pm
Mystic Hills Clubhouse
108 E. Mallard DR
Sedona, AZ
(East side of SR 179 between Poco Diablo and Chapel Road)
Member Meeting - Discussion/Consensus on LWVUS Agriculture Study. We encourage all members to attend this meeting to hear about and discuss such important agricultural issues as the economic health of the agricultural sector, animal management, agricultural R&D, food safety, and food labeling.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
2:00pm
Yavapai County Building
10 South 6th St
Cottonwood, AZ
Meeting of the LWVGVV Board of Directors. Regular meeting of the board of directors. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Others who are interested in learning more about the League and might like to join us are also invited; contact President@lwvverdevalley.com for details.
Saturday, May 17, 2014
9:30am
LWVAZ Offices
Phoenix, AZ
League of Women Voters of Arizona Council Meeting. This year's council will focus on training in advocacy and voter education. Members wishing to attend should contact LWVAZ President Robyn Prud'homme-Bauer or LWVSVV President Ellie Bauer.
Friday, May 30, 2014
10:00am-12:00 pm
Jerona Java Cafe
677 E. Mingus Ave
Cottonwood, AZ
League Annual Meeting: Brunch, Speaker, Elections. This is our big business meeting of the year; we elect officers, set our budget, decide on issues to focus on for the upcoming year, eat, and socialize. Plus, Keep Sedona Beautiful President Tom O'Halleran will be our speaker.

Members, family, and friends are invited and the event is open to the public. The cost is $15.00; please be sure to RSVP to Ruth Kiessel (RAKiessel@msn.com) or by e-mail to lwvgvv@gmail.com.

Thursday, July 17, 2014
5-6pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 South Sixth St.
Get Out the Vote Rally. Our League has teamed up with SpeakOut Arizona to have a Get Out the Vote Rally; we will have Get Out The Vote materials for you to share with organizations you represent as well as your family and friends. Be there!
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
7-9pm
Jewish Community Center
100 Meadowlark DR
Sedona
Candidate Forum for Sedona City Council Primary Election. Council Candidates Angela LeFevre, Jon "J.T." Thompson, Ronald Budnick, Rio Robson, Scott Jablow, Robert O'Donnell, Jerry Frey, and Tom Lamkin have been invited to discuss the issues facing the City of Sedona. As always, this League of Women voters forum is nonpartisan, free, and open to the public. We will be trying out a new forum format that will allow candidates to have direct discussions with forum attendees along with the traditional opeining and closing statements.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
7-8:30pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Sedona
Forum for Sedona Mayoral Candidates. Sedona mayoral candidates,Cliff Hamilton and Sandy Moriarty will discuss the issues facing Sedona and talk about what they see as the role of the mayor in Sedona and the region. The forum is nonpartisan, free, and open to the public. Please attend to be better informed in choosing the next mayor of Sedona.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
6:30-9:00pm
Lawrence Memorial "Spook" Hall
260 Hull Ave
Jerome
Candidate Forum for Jerome Town Council. The Jerome Chamber of Commerce and League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley are co-hosting this forum for the August 26 Jerome Town Council election. With eleven candidates in the race, this forum will give voters an opportunity to hear the candidates speak to the issues that are important to their communities and to ask them questions that are important to you, the voter.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
6:00pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Screening and Discussion of HBO Film "Iron-Jawed Angels". The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley and Speak Out Arizona are presenting this acclaimed film that chronicles the struggle for women's suffrage in the U.S. It is free and open to the public. Contact Barbara Litrell at 649-0135 or blitrell@aol.com to reserve a seat.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
 
Yavapai County Voting Centers
Coconino County Polling Places
By Early or Mail in Ballot
Primary Election. Municipal Elections in Jerome, Clarkdale, and Sedona as well as statewide offices, state legislative, and U.S. Congressional elections.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
 
Watch for Voter Registration Locations National Voter Registration Day. Be sure that your voter registration is up to date, urge your friends to do the same, and volunteer when asked to help at a voter registration event. Call your County Recorder to register or to check your voter registration status.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
7:00 - 8:00 pm
Cottonwood Recreation Center
150 South 6th Street
(near corner of Mingus and So. 6th)
Cottonwood, AZ
Forum on Proposed Increase in Yavapai County Jail Sales Tax. Yavapai County Sheriff Scott Mascher and County Administrator Phil Bourdon will speak about the need for the proposed tax increase; the issue of mental health and the jail system will also be addressed. Come and ask your questions about these important matters.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
2:00-4:00pm
Yavapai County Offices
Second Floor Meeting Room
10 South 6th St.
Cottonwood, AZ
Regular Meeting of LWVGVV Board -- NEW DATE AND TIME. The LWVGVV Board of Directors will meet on the fourth Thursday of October (instead of third Thursday) and the meeting will begin at 2:00pm. All members are encouraged to attend these meetings and learn more about what is going on in the League.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
 
Polling Places and early voting by mail. General Elections. General Elections and run-offs where needed; ballot issues.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
3:00-5:00pm
Red Rock Ranger Station
State Route 179
South of
Village of Oak Creek
Sedona, AZ
Post-Election Discussion and Tour of Ranger Station. League members and guests are invited to a post-election social and meeting at the Red Rock Ranger Station. We'll have a tour of the new exhibits, talk about the election, and introduce this year's program on federal lands in the greater Verde Valley region. Please RSVP to lwvgvv@gmail.com.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
2:00pm
Yavapai County Building
10 South Sixth St
Cottonwood, AZ
LWVGVV Board Meeting. Board meetings normally take place in Cottonwood on the third Thursday of the month. All members are welcome to attend and find out what is going on in the League. Call Ellie Bauer to confirm date and time.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
9:30am-noon
Olde Sedona Restaurant
1405 S.R. 89A
Sedona, AZ
League Anniversary Luncheon. We will be celebrating the 95th anniversary of the League of Women Voters on February 7th with brunch and three distinguished speakers -- Supervisors Chip Davis and Tom Thurman of Yavapai County and Supervisor Matt Ryan of Coconino. Their topic will be county issues affecting the Verde Valley, with a focus on the future. The public is welcome and League members are encouraged to bring along friends and family. Please RSVP your attendance to LWVGVV@gmail.com.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
6:30-8:00pm
Sedona Public Library
3250 White Bear Road
Sedona, AZ 86336
Presentation on "Human Trafficking: Taking Action in Arizona". Guest speakers will be Arizona House of Representative Victoria Steele and Charles A. Fitzgerald, of the Governor's Office of Faith and Community Partnerships. The event is free and open to all; refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
12:30-2:00pm
Room 34 Sedona Center
Yavapai College
4215 Arts Village DR

(Just north of S.R. 89A on Cultural Park Place, across the highway from Sedona Red Rock High School)
Lunch and Learn Talk and Discussion of Federal Lands in our Region. Forest Service Officials will describe the role of Federal Lands and how they are managed; ask questions and join in a discussion of current concerns and issues, such as how Federal lands affect our communities. Bring your lunch or enjoy a light snack at 12:30; the presentation begins at 1:00.
Friday, May 15, 2015-Saturday, May 16, 2015
 
Yavapai College
Verde Valley Campus
Clarkdale, AZ
Verde Valley League to Host State League Convention in May. The League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley will be hosting the State League Convention this year. We look forward to welcoming League members from around the state.
Saturday, May 30, 2015
10:00am-noon
Olde Sedona Grill
1405 West Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Annual Meeting of the Membership. We urge all members to attend this important meeting where they will have the opportunity to discuss League priorities, elect new officers, and set the budget. Brunch will be served as well, and our speaker will be Andrea Houchard of NAU, speaking on voter engagement. You may invite friends and family. The cost is $15. Sign up by emailing lwvgvv@gmail.com.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
4-6pm
Vino di Sedona
2575 S.R 89A
Sedona, AZ 86336
Happy Hour Celebration. Join us for a "WOMAN VotePower" celebration! The LWV Greater Verde Valley invites all members of our community to celebrate our democracy, our citizenship, our right to vote. We will hear from local voices Barbara Mayer, Poet; Teri Bays, singer; and Elizabeth Oakes, Author.

Please RSVP Barbara Litrell 649-0135 or blitrell@aol.com

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