Archive of Past Events


Event Date: 
September 18, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Next meeting is a picnic in the park.

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Event Date: 
September 11, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Come learn about the future of transportation in our area!

Read more in the Fresno January 2013 newsletter about the recent history of transportation planning.

Event Date: 
July 30, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Panelists include:

  • Dave Jones, CA Insurance Commissioner
  • Dr. Paul Song, Physicians for a National Health Program
Event Date: 
June 8, 2013 - 11:00 am

Reservations: Call LWV - West Contra Costa County at 510-525-4962 Cost: $18 per person. Mail Check to LWV-WCCC, PO Box 1618, El Cerrito CA 94530 Speaker: Contra Costa Superior Court Judge Dianna Becton 'A Wonderful Opportunity'

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Event Date: 
June 8, 2013 - 10:00 am

THE HEALTHCARE MOVIE describes the health care system in Canada and describes how its development diverged from that of the U.S. Screening This presentation is co-sponsored by LWVWCCC. A flier with additional details is available 'here'

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Event Date: 
February 28, 2013 - 9:30 am

In the world of fundraising major gifts hold a somewhat mythic role. For
most of the uninitiated, the idea of asking someone for a significant
amount of money makes them nervous, if not downright anxious. But
ask any fundraiser who regularly makes major gift requests and they
will tell you (almost without exception) that it is the easiest way to
raise money. Individual donors make decisions based on relationships and a 20-30 minute conversation. Their gifts are generally unrestricted and they don't have submission deadlines. They

Event Date: 
January 26, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Come meet your fellow editors and help improve Wikipedia articles! Wikipedia is one of the most widely used online information sources - don't you think the League's expertise would be of help? Particularly because some of the people signed up for this event want to improve the information on Wikipedia about redistricting!

Event Date: 
December 15, 2012 - 1:00 pm

We hope you'll join us at the Wikipedia Women's Edit-a-thon, hosted by the League of Women Voters of California Education Fund, WikiStrategies and Tech Liminal (a co-working space in Oakland).

Event Date: 
November 12, 2011 - 10:00 am

Liza Culick will be joining us as facilitator this weekend.

Event Date: 
September 10, 2011 - 10:00 am

Elaine Wiant, LWVUS liaison with the California League, will be joining us this weekend.

Event Date: 
July 27, 2011 - 9:00 am

The Commission will be meeting  July 27updated-29, to consider district numbering and deferral issues and other commission business. The meetings will be streamed live online and the public will be able to access visualizations on the proposed districts that the Commission will be discussing. 

Event Date: 
May 14, 2011 - 9:30 pm

Come by and share what your local League is doing or has done to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of California women having the right to vote. Bring pictures! If your League has not yet done anything come along to learn about what other Leagues have done or are planning to get ideas for your own celebration. There is much to celebrate and to be proud of over the last 100 years.  October 10 will mark exactly 100 years since the 1911 election. There is still time to plan a very special event.

Event Date: 
May 4, 2011 - 7:00 pm



Register now and learn more about our exciting League Observer Corp and Media Watch project during a 45 minute webinar.

 The LWVC redistricting team will help you get started.

Learn what the observers do and how to submit reports online.

We are training League members all over the state to observe and report on the redistricting process in California 2011.

 OBSERVE and REPORT on the activities California's first Citizens Redistricting Commission.

Event Date: 
April 27, 2011 - 6:00 pm

The Citizens Redistricting Commission will hold public input meetings from April 27 - May 1, 2011 in Region IV. Meetings will be held in Long Beach April 27, 6-9 pm, downtown Los Angeles April 28, 6-9 pm, San Gabriel April 29, 6-9 pm, San Fernando Valley April 30, 2-5 pm, and in Lancaster May 1, 2-5 pm. Refer to the meeting notices, posted in additional materials, for locations and information on giving testimony before the commission.


Event Date: 
April 10, 2011 - 2:00 pm

The Commission is taking testimony from local area residents before drawing its first round of draft maps which will be released in June. Final district maps must be certified by the Commission and presented to the Secretary of State by August 15, 2011.


The Commission will hold a public input meeting in Marysville, April 10, from 2:00 -5:00 pm. The Commission was created by California voters to draw state Congressional, Assembly, Senate and Board of Equalization Districts.


Event Date: 
March 31, 2011 - 9:00 am

The new voter-approved Citizens Redistricting Commission will draw the new political boundaries in California in 2011. The commission will draw the lines for California congressional districts, state senate and assembly and the Board of Equalization.

How the lines are drawn will determine whether communities have a fair opportunity to elect the candidates of their choice in state legislative, Board of Equalization, and congressional elections.

Event Date: 
March 23, 2011 - 9:00 am

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9:00 - 9:30          Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:30 – 11:00        National Sunshine Week Web Cast

11:00 – 11:30      Break

11:30 – 1:30        Lunchtime Panel of Local Speakers


Event Date: 
February 23, 2011 - 9:00 am

The Citizens Redistricting Commission agenda includes training and discussions about redistricting matters, discussion of proposed governance rules for the commission and the schedule, operation and location of future meetings.

Event Date: 
February 22, 2011 - 7:30 pm

Attend this free public meeting to explore the diverse problems connected with California's water supply.

Our speaker, Joan Maher, has worked for Santa
Clara Valley Water District for 30 years in a variety of water resources
engineering and management positions. She just released a working
draft of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan.

Event Date: 
February 4, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Registration Required!

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