Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

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

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Library 21C
1175 Chapel Hills Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
Pikes Peak Political Readers Book Club -
Give Us the Ballot.
Join us as we discuss Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America by Ari Berman, a narrative history of the transformation of American Democracy under the Voting Rights Act and the counterrevolution that has sought to limit voting rights, from 1965 to the present. Give Us the Ballot provides new insight into one of the most vital political and civil rights issues of our time.
Sunday, December 3, 2017
3:00-5:00 pm
Amanda's Cantina and Fonda
3625 Colorado Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
Holiday Social.
Join us for our informal holiday social! Make new League friends and reconnect with others, and bring a friend. We'll have a quick update on the LWVPPR Oral History Project and upcoming activities. Snacks on us, cash bar for drinks.

RSVP to LWVPPR@gmail.com so we know to expect you.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments
15 S. 7th St.
Colorado Springs, CO
Administrative Team Meeting.
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.
Monday, January 22, 2018
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Member's Home Voter Service Team Meeting & Celebration.
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/