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January 28, 2020 - 12:00 am

Voter registration assistance just in time before vote by mail ballots start going out Feburay 3 for the March 3, 2020 election. Click READ MORE for each library and time.

Biggs Branch: 464A B Street, Biggs: 2:30 - 5:30pm
Chico Branch: 1108 Sherman Avenue, Chico: 10am - 4pm
Durham Branch: 2545 Durham-Dayton Highway, Durham: 12 - 6pm 
Gridley Branch: 299 Spruce, Gridley: 12 - 5:30pm
Paradise Branch:5922 Clark Road, Paradise: 1-6pm
Oroville Branch: 1820 Mitchell Avenue, Oroville: 1 - 5pm

 

 

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January 27, 2020 - 6:00 pm

Note:  This forum was rescheduled from January 16 to January 27 due to weather conditions.

A series of candidate forums will be held on five consecutive Thursdays starting January 9, at the Eric Rood Government Center in Nevada City. Moderated by the League of Women Voters of Western Nevada County, a nonpartisan organization, the forums are for congressional, state, and local offices to be on the March 3 Primary Election ballot. All official candidates were invited to the forums.

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January 26, 2020 - 4:00 pm
 
LWV 100TH ANNIVERSARY Join us for a presentation of the documentary Iron Jawed Angels as part of the 100th Anniversary of the League of Women Voters
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January 25, 2020 - 12:00 am

 Please join us at winter League Day for a panel discussion about Climate Action in LA County. Discussion with some background and context: 

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January 23, 2020 - 7:00 pm

THE BACK CHANNEL - A MEMOIR OF AMERICAN DIPLOMACY AND THE CASE FOR ITS RENEWAL by William J Burns

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January 23, 2020 - 6:30 pm

Learn about the new voting system in Orange County CA.  League of Women Voters will present an explanation and answer all your questions.  It's free!  

 

 

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January 23, 2020 - 6:00 pm

What:  Candidate Forum –State Senate District 5 and State Assembly District 12

 When: Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 6:00 PM

 Where:  Stanislaus County/City of Modesto Chambers, 1010 Tenth Street, Modesto

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January 23, 2020 - 6:00 pm

January Speaker's series will be on the 2020 Census. It will be a panel discussion and will provide information about what is on the Census, why it is important, and what residents must do to complete the census. 2020 Census

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January 23, 2020 - 6:00 pm

A series of candidate forums will be held on five consecutive Thursdays starting January 9, at the Eric Rood Government Center in Nevada City. Moderated by the League of Women Voters of Western Nevada County, a nonpartisan organization, the forums are for congressional, state, and local offices to be on the March 3 Primary Election ballot. All official candidates were invited to the forums.

On Thursday, January 23, Nevada County Supervisor District 1 candidates will speak, with Heidi Hall, Michael Taylor, and Deborah Wilder expected.

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January 21, 2020 - 5:30 pm

Learn all the ABC's of voter registration under the new Voter Assistance Centers.

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January 21, 2020 - 11:30 am

Angelica Shirley Carpenter is the author of Born Criminal: Matilda Joslyn Gage, Radical Feminist (South Dakota Historical Society Press, 2018). She gives PowerPoint or other talks on Matilda Joslyn Gage (1826-1898), a feminist leader, writer, conference organizer, and specialist in civil disobedience. Carpenter uses many of Gage’s own words to tell her story and sometimes works with an actress who portrays Gage. Gage changed the course of history. For decades she worked with Susan B.

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January 20, 2020 - 5:30 pm

Join the Membership Committee for its monthly meeting.  Contact us at membership [at] lwvoakland.org for details!  

Learn more about the work Membership does!

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January 20, 2020 - 12:00 am

The U.S. Congress passed legislation designating the third Monday in January a federal holiday in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The bill because law in 1983. In 1994, Congress called for Martin Luther King Day to become a national day of service. Since 1995, Martin Luther King Day has been observed as a "day on, not a day off" in honor of Dr. King's life of service,

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January 19, 2020 - 12:30 pm

"Old sins cast long shadows" -- Danish proverb

Of all the divisions in America, none is as insidious and destructive as racism. In this powerful documentary, the filmmakers, both privileged daughters of the South, who were haunted by their families slave owning pasts, passionately seek the hidden truth and the untold stories of how America—guided by the South’s powerful political influence—steadily, deliberately and at times secretly, established white privilege in our institutions, laws, culture and economy.

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January 18, 2020 - 10:00 am

Women’s March Oakland 2020 has a single goal: getting all of us counted in 2020. At this nonpartisan, peaceful event, we will mobilize to raise awareness, volunteer hours and funding to get a complete Census count in Alameda County and make our voices heard at the polls.

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January 18, 2020 - 10:00 am

Join the annual Women's March in Modesto! We will assemble at Briggsmore and McHenry and walk to Graceada Park, 401 Needham, Modesto. Rally at 10:00 at McHenry and Briggsmore and then marchers will depart for Graceada about 10:30. Bring signs and all of your friends! Let your neighbors know you're active and engaged and persistent.

LWVSC is a sponsor; would you like to help us table at Graceada? Contact Colleen Norby. 

 
 
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January 18, 2020 - 9:30 am

Join us as we kick off our League of Women Voters Diablo Valley get-out the-vote activities during the upcoming Contra Costa County Women’s March on January 18th at Walnut Creek Civic Park! Check out volunteer needs below, and sign up!

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January 18, 2020 - 9:00 am
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January 18, 2020 - 12:00 am
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January 16, 2020 - 7:00 pm

"Old sins cast long shadows" -- Danish proverb

Of all the divisions in America, none is as insidious and destructive as racism. In this powerful documentary, the filmmakers, both privileged daughters of the South, who were haunted by their families slave owning pasts, passionately seek the hidden truth and the untold stories of how America—guided by the South’s powerful political influence—steadily, deliberately and at times secretly, established white privilege in our institutions, laws, culture and economy.

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