Making Democracy Work


Calendar of Events

Events listed here are open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

*** denotes events sponsored or co-sponsored by LWVPA. 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
Monday, December 11, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Mitchell Park Community Center
El Palo Alto Room
3700 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
*** Winter Luncheon. The League of Women Voters of Palo Alto invites you to this year's Winter Luncheon, featuring Deborah Stipek speaking on Early Childhood Education: Why is it essential to our collective future? Professor Stipek is a nationally acclaimed leader in Early Childhood Education. She is the author of three books including Motivation to Learn: Integrating Theory and Practice. Professor Stipek is the Judy Koch Professor of Education in the Graduate School of Education and the Faculty Director of the Haas Center for Public Service at Stanford. For more information about Professor Stipek, click here.

Winter Luncheon Menu: Seasonal green salad with pears and walnuts, roasted root vegetable pot pie served with a cranberry-applesauce relish. Vegetarian (gluten-free upon request), $35.00.

RSVP on Eventbrite by December 8 or send a check by Dec 6 payable to: LWVPA, 3921 E. Bayshore Rd., Palo Alto 94303.


  • Education Committee of the LWVs of Santa Clara County
  • Congregation Beth Am
  • Avenidas
  • Strong Start, an initiative of the Santa Clara County Office of Education
  • AAUW of Palo Alto
  • Palo Alto Council of PTAs
  • LWV of Los Altos-Mountain View
  • LWV of San Jose-Santa Clara
  • LWV of South San Mateo County
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
7 pm
PCC Building, Raptor Room
3921 E. Bayshore Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
*** LWVPA Board Meeting - All members are welcome..
Saturday, January 27, 2018
PCC Building, Raptor Room
3921 E. Bayshore Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
*** (Grassroots) Program Planning. Every member's voice is needed! Join us for a lively discussion as we decide what issues to focus on in 2018 at the National, Bay Area and local levels.


This event is free and open to our members.

Saturday, February 3, 2018
9:30 am-2:30 pm
Laney College
900 Fallon Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Bay Area League Day. LWVBA Annual League Day: Regional Government and the Winds of Change.
3 Panels and Roundtable Discussion on the Regional Government

$35 ticket price (with lunch) - deadline 2/1/18

$40 at the door (with lunch)

RSVP here.