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 email

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, October 14, 2014-Monday, November 3, 2014
  4-Week Early-Voting Period. Includes Saturday & Sunday, October 25 - 26 and November 1 & 2, 12 pm to 5pm at the Los Altos Library, 13 San Antonio Rd, Los Altos.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
  Last Day to Request Voting-by-Mail.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Your polling place Election Day. "Mid-term" elections
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
7-9:30 pm
Doris Petersen's home Board Meeting. Palo Alto league members welcome.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
11:45 am- 1 pm
Bay Cafe Restaurant
Palo Alto Airport
1875 Embarcadero Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Lunch With the League. Prisoner Realignment: What does it mean for the receiving communities, the prisoners and county finances? Speaker to be announced at a later date.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
7 - 9:30 p.m.
Mary Alice Thornton's home Board Meeting. Palo Alto League members welcome
Friday, December 5, 2014
11:30 - 1:30
Garden Court Hotel,
520 Cowper St,
Palo Alto, CA
Winter Luncheon. Guest speaker Dr. Glenn (Max) McGee, new superintendent of the Palo Alto Unified School District. $32, payable in advance