Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Room B6

Library 21C
1175 Chapel Hills Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
Pikes Peak Political Readers Book Club. At this meeting we will discuss We Rise by Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, a 16-year-old climate activist from Boulder, CO. We Rise explores many aspects of effective activism and provides step-by-step information on how to start and join solution-oriented movements and an action guide on how to face the biggest problems of today, including climate change, fossil fuel extraction, and industrial agriculture.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
European Café
1015 Colorado Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Meet & Greet with League of Women Voters.
Learn about League positions ("program") and how LWV uses them to advocate for democracy. Open to the public!
Monday, January 22, 2018
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Member's Home Voter Service Team Meeting.
Our Voter Service Team will be discussing spring voter registration for high school students and budgeting for the upcoming year. Email LWVPPR@gmail.com for information.
Saturday, January 27, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Penrose Library
20 N. Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Program Planning.
League members will meet to discuss League positions and advocacy work for the coming year. The meeting will be held in the Aspen Room.
Monday, January 29, 2018
 
Scottish Rite Temple
1370 Grant St
Denver, CO 80203
LWVCO Legislative Conference.
Speakers have been invited to discuss National Popular Vote, Campaign Finance and Renewables. There will be training on TRACER and Twitter, and a Legislative update.

Registration Deadline: Friday, January 19, 2018.
Find more information at:
http://lwvcolorado.org/lwv/event/legislative-conference-2/

Sunday, February 11, 2018
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Cottonwood Center for the Arts
427 E Colorado Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Love the League Celebration.
League of Women Voters celebrates our birthday with a social gathering on February 11th. Let us know if you would like an invitation! LWVPPR@gmail.com.
Saturday, March 3, 2018
9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
The Pinery at the Hill
775 West Bijou Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
International Women's Day, Colorado Springs.
LWVPPR is one of several sponsors for this year's International Women's Day, PLANET 50/50 BY 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality.
Register online at:
http://www.iwd-coloradosprings.org/2018-celebration.html
The day's schedule:
9:00 - 9:45 Check-in and Brunch
9:45 - 12:30 Program $35 registration; $12 for students