Making Democracy Work

Calendar

Calendar of Events

Events listed here are open to the public, unless otherwise noted. Please note that co-sponsorship of an event does not imply endorsement of any of the speakers, groups, or the points of view expressed.
Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Morning, afternoon or both: 10:30-11:30 AM or 1:30-2:30 PM; possibly a third ceremony
Heritage Theatre,
Campbell Community Center
1 W Campbell Ave.
Campbell, CA 95008

(corner of Winchester and Campbell Ave)
Voter Registration at Naturalization Ceremonies. Inspiring chance to provide very welcome help for brand-new citizens as they register to vote.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
7:00 pm
PCC building, Raptor Room LWVPA Board Meeting - All members are welcome!.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
6 - 8 pm
1001 Emerson Street (enter on Addison)
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Expanding Our Housing Toolkit. Speakers Sara Stephens and Cameron Rhudy from the Sustainable Economies Law Center (http://www.theselc.org)

This event is sponsored by Palo Alto Forward and co-sponsored by LWVPA. The topic is alternatives to traditional affordable housing approaches.

Saturday, September 10, 2016
10 am - 2 pm
Mitchell Park
3700 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Voter Registration in the Park. Sponsored by the City of Palo Alto and the YMCA.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
7:00 pm
Stanford Law School
559 Nathan Abbot Way
Stanford, CA 94305

(parking at Wilbur Field)
2016-2017 Lecture Series Kick-Off. Stanford Law Professor John J. Donohue will speak on the two Death Penalty Propositions on the California ballot:
Proposition 62 calls for repealing the death penalty in California.
Proposition 66 calls for changing the procedures that govern state court appeals, as well as petitions challenging death penalty convictions and sentences.
John J. Donohue III, a leading empirical researcher in the legal academy over the past 25 years, is both an economist and a lawyer. He is well known for using empirical analysis to determine the impact of law and public policy in a wide range of areas. Those areas include civil rights and antidiscrimination law, employment discrimination, crime and criminal justice, and school funding.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Morning, afternoon or both: 10:30-11:30 AM or 1:30-2:30 PM, possibly a third ceremony
Heritage Theatre,
Campbell Community Center
1 W Campbell Ave.
Campbell, CA 95008

(corner of Winchester and Campbell Ave)
Voter Registration at Naturalization Ceremonies.. Inspiring chance to provide very welcome help for brand-new citizens as they register to vote.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
7 - 9:00 pm
25 Churchill
Palo Alto, CA 94306
School Board Candidates Forum.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
3 pm
Congregation Beth Am
26790 Arastradero Rd.
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
Pros & Cons of Ballot Measures. Co-sponsored with the League of Women Voters of Los Altos-Mountain View

Open to the public

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10 am - 2 pm
Veterans Hospital
3801 Miranda Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94304
National Voter Registration Day. Register voters
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
7:00 pm
PCC building, Raptor Room LWVPA Board Meeting - All members are welcome!.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
7 - 9:30 pm
Mitchell Park Community Center,
El Palo Alto Room
3700 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
City Council Candidates Forum.
Saturday, October 8, 2016
2:00 pm
Rinconada Library
1213 Newell Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Pros & Cons of Ballot Measures. Open to the public
Friday, October 14, 2016
4:00 pm
Avenidas in
La Comida dining room
450 Bryant St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Pros & Cons of Ballot Measures. Open to the public
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
TBA
Haas Center for Public Service
562 Salvatierra Walk
Stanford, CA 94305
Mixer with SIG (Stanford in Government). SIG will host members of LWVPA and other Stanford groups for a get-to-know-you mixer.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
7:00 pm
Channing House
850 Webster St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Pros & Cons of Ballot Measures. Open to the public
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
7:30 pm
Etz Chayim
4161 Alma Street
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Pros & Cons of Ballot Measures. Open to the public