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
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
7 - 9:30
Cassel Residence Board Meeting.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
10 - 11 a.m.
Online Communications Training. For more information and to register for the communications webinars, click here
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
12:15 - 1:45 pm
Garden Court Hotel
520 Cowper St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Winter Luncheon. Ballot Measures on the Regulation of Marijuana: Safe & Smart? Speaker is Dr. Keith Humphreys, Stanford Professor & Co-Chair of California's Blue Ribbon Commission on Marijuana Policy. Open to all. $35 per person. Reservations required: For more information, see the November VOTER
Thursday, December 17, 2015
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Peninsula Conservation Center - Kestral Room
3921 E. Bayshore Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
New Concepts in Emergency Management - All Hazzards Risk Assessment: Perhaps El Nino, Super Bowl 50 or The Presidential Campaign?. Speaker Kenneth Dueker,JD, Director of Emergency Service, City of Palo Alto. For more information, See the City of Palo Alto Public Safety Plan RSVP for lunch 650-903-0600
Saturday, January 9, 2016
10 am - 2:30 pm
Rinconada Library, Embarcadero Room
1213 Newell Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Money in Politics: LWVUS Review Consensus Meeting. Members discuss and reach consensus on Money in Politics issues that, combined with Leagues across the US, will lead to positions for action. Non-members are welcome as observers.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
7:15 - 9:15 pm
Taft Residence Board Meeting.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
7-8:30 pm
TBD New Member Orientation.
Friday, January 22, 2016
10 am - 2 pm
Moore Residence LWV Book Group. Book for this event: "Corruption in America: from Benjamin Franklin's snuff box to Citizens United" by Zephyr Teachout. Annual Pot-luck meeting. Bring salad or dessert. Members are welcome. Call League office 650-903-0600 for more information.
Saturday, January 23, 2016
9 am - noon
TBD Program Planning. Member meeting to review and recommend items for state, county and local program.
Saturday, February 6, 2016
9:30 - 2:30
San Pablo City Hall Complex, Maple Hall
13831 San Pablo Ave., #4 Alvarado Square
San Pablo, CA 94806-3703
Bay Area League Day: Bay Area Transportation. Reinventing Bay Area Transportation for the 21st Century. Keynote Speaker: CA Sen. Jim Beall, Senate Committee on Transportation & Housing