Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Events listed here are open to the public, and admission is generally free unless otherwise noted. Note that if a location is underlined, you can click on the address to get directions. Please contact the League for more information at (650)903-0600 or contact us. 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
Saturday, July 23, 2016
9:00 am -1:00 pm
  For Board & Off-board members only: Retreat. This gathering will provide not only a good introduction for all board and off-board members to each other but also:
- an orientation to the League and the way it does things and
- a chance to plan together for the coming year.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
7:00 pm
PCC building, Raptor Room LWVPA Board Meeting - All members are welcome!.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
7:00 pm
The Woman's Club of Palo Alto
475 Homer Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Summer Social with the Woman's Club. The LWVPA Summer Social, with the Woman's Club of Palo Alto, will feature Mary V. Hughes, speaking on "WHY We Need Women." Ms. Hughes founded and served as Director of The 2012 Project, a national, nonpartisan campaign of the Center for American Women and Politics to increase the number of women in Congress and state legislatures.
Sunday, August 21, 2016
3-5 pm
Moldaw Residences, 2nd floor
Mountain View Room
899 E. Charleston Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
"The Raising of America": Film and discussion on Early Childhood Education. Why do we, as a nation, make it so hard for our children to thrive? How can we do better?

Kim Kruckel, Executive Director of the Child Care Law Center, based in San Francisco, will moderate the discussion and questions following the film. You can watch the 11-minute trailer at http://www.raisingofamerica.org/

Free valet parking at front entrance. Check in at Front Desk.

Thursday, August 25, 2016
Morning, afternoon or both: 10:30-11:30 AM or 1:30-2:30 PM; possibly a third ceremony
Heritage Theater,
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.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
7:00 pm
PCC building, Raptor Room LWVPA Board Meeting - All members are welcome!.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Morning, afternoon or both: 10:30-11:30 AM or 1:30-2:30 PM, possibly a third ceremony
Heritage Theater,
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.
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 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.