Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, October 13, 2016
7:00pm
White Plains Church Street School Auditorium White Plains League Candidates Forum S37/A88.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
7:00pm
Croton on Hudson Municipal Building New Castle League Candidates Forum Village Trustees.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
7:00 pm
Sarah Lawrence College
Reisinger Auditorium
Rivertowns League East Candidates Forum Yonkers Debate S37.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
7:00pm
Mount Kisco Library North East Westchester (NEW) League Candidates Forum Mt Kisco Board of Trustees.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
7:30pm
Scarsdale Village Hall
Rutherford Hall 2nd floor
Scarsdale League Candidates Forum US16/S35/A88.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
6:00pm
Rye Middle School Rye Ryebrook Portchester League Candidates Forum S40.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
TBD
Mamaroneck Courtroom Larchmont/Mamaroneck League Candidates Forum US16/S37/A91/Town Council/Village Trustees.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
7:00pm
Chappaqua Town Hall New Castle League Candidates Forum S40.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
7:00pm
Chappaqua Library Theater New Castle League Candidates Forum DA.
Thursday, November 3, 2016
9:30am
White Plains LWVW Executive Committe Meeting.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
5:30am-9:30PM
  ELECTION DAY-EVERY VOTE COUNTS.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
3pm
Scarsdale Public Library
Scarsdale NY
County Budget Consensus Meeting.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
1PM
Martin Luther King Court House
White Plains
Naturalization Ceremony. Members of the League of Women Voters of Scarsdale welcome new U. S. citizens.
Friday, December 9, 2016
1pm
Scarsdale Women's Club
37 Drake Road
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Holiday Luncheon. Speaker is Hon. Jonathon Lippman on the topic "Fairness in the Criminal and Civil Justice System".

Reserve Tickets on LWVW.org. open to the public. Call 914-949-0507 with questions or email to LWVWestchester@optonline.net.

Saturday, December 10, 2016
11:00am
Harmon Community Center
44 Main Street
Hastings NY
NYS Legislative Procedures Update Discussion. LWV Rivertowns presents a discussion on the NYS Legislative Procedures Update, with Suzanne Stassevitch/LWV NYC
Monday, January 9, 2017
1:30PM
125 Bellair Drive
Dobbs Ferry
Rivertowns Environmental Committee. Chair: Emma Lou Louis

Topics include anchorages for oil barges on the Hudson River, the demolition of Building 52 in Hastings-on-Hudson, the health of trees in Dobbs Ferry, the Dakota Access and Algonquin pipelines, and the plan to reduce greenhouse gasses in NYS.

Thursday, January 12, 2017
6:30
Croton Free Library
171 Cleveland Drive
Croton On Hudson
A Panel Discussion on Voting Reform- National Popular Vote and The Electoral College.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
7:00-9:00 PM
White Plains Church School Auditorium
295 Church Street White Plains

SNOW DATE: FEBRUARY 28
State Constitutional Convention Question. Sally Robinson, Vice-President of Issues and Advocacy from LWVNYS will discuss the "Who, What, Where, When, Why and How of New York State's Constitutional Convention Question. On November 7th, 2017, New Yorkers will vote on whether to convene a state constitutional convention. The New York State Constitution mandates that every 20 years voters be presented with the ballot question: "Shall there be a convention to revise the constitution and amend the same?"
Friday, March 3, 2017
6:30 PM
Katonah Village Library
26 Bedford Road
Votes for Women: Celebrating New York's Suffrage Centennial. Katonah Village Library, with support from LWV North East Westchester (NEW), hosts the NYS Women's Suffrage photo exhibit from the NYS Museum in Albany. Opening reception March 3 with free film, Iron Jawed Angels a historical drams 8PM. Exhibit runs throughout March in honor of Women's History month.
Saturday, March 4, 2017
2:00 pm
Thomas Paine Cottage
20 Sicard Ave
New Rochelle
Women's Suffrage and The Right to Vote. Sydelle Herzberg LWV Historian will speak on women's suffrage and the fight for getting the vote. Also famous residents of the City of New Rochelle who championed these rights Suggested Donation: Adults $5 Children (under 16) $3
Monday, March 6, 2017
6PM
Legislative Chamber
148 Martine Avenue, 8th Floor
White Plains, NY 10601
Westchester County Board of Legislators Honors LWV at Women's History Month Program. The Westchester County Board of Legislators as part of Women's History month will be honoring the League of Women Voters of Westchester on the occasion of the 100th year of suffrage for women in NYS.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
7:30PM-9:30PM
Scarsdale Public Library
Scott Room
54 Olmstead Road

Snow Date: 3/9
Candidates Forum. Candidates for Village Mayor and Village Trustee will discuss issues and answer Questions
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
1PM
Supreme Court
White Plains
Naturalization Ceremony. Members of the League of Women Voters of Larchmont/Mamaroneck welcome new U. S. citizens.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
7:00PM-9:00Pm
Church Street School Auditorium
295 Church Street White Plains
Voting Issues & Reform in New York Sponsored by LWV White Plains. A Forum moderated by Sally Robinson, LWVNY VP-Issues & Advocacy. With Panelists Tomas Lopes, Brennan Center for Justice; Jennifer Wilson, LWVNY Director of Program & Policy; NYS Assemblyman David Buchwald. FREE & Open to Public. Coffee & light refreshments available.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
6:30 PM
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Avenue
Makers: Women Who Make America: Film & Panel Discussion. This documentary explores how women transformed America and continue to shape the world. A 60-minute panel discussion follows. Mary Kirsch of LWV New Castle will represent the League
Sunday, March 19, 2017
2:00 PM
Thomas Paine Cottage
20 Sicard Ave
New Rochelle
Women in the American Revolution: Putting the "her" in Heroics. Eric Chandler discussed all the heroic women in the American Revolution. Untold stories of women soldiers and spies. Suggested Donation: Adults $5 Children (under 16) $3
Saturday, March 25, 2017
10:30 AM
Greenburgh Public Library
Multipurpose Room
300 Tarrytown Rd
Elmsford, NY
A Constitutional Convention in New York State?. Three legal scholars discuss Pros & Cons of change to the NYS Consitution: How it can be changed; Procedures for a Convention; and Specific areas of possible change. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Rivertowns
Thursday, April 6, 2017
7:00pm
Chappaqua Library Theater
195 South Greeley Avenue
Chappaqua
Media & Politics: The impact on Our Democracy. A forum moderated by Jeanne Zaino, Ph.d Political Analyst & Professor at Iona College and hosted by LWV New Castle. Panelists include: Jon Klein: Cable News & Internet Executive; Jerry McKinstry: Media Strategist & Journalist; Phil Reisman: Columnist/Radio Talk Show Host. FREE and Open to the Public. Coffee & light refreshments available. For information contact: lwvnewcastle@gmail.com or at http://www.lwvnewcastle.org
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
7:00PM-9:00Pm
Church Street School Auditorium
295 Church Street White Plains
Voting Issues & Reform in New York Sponsored by LWV White Plains. A Forum moderated by Sally Robinson, LWVNY VP-Issues & Advocacy. With Panelists Tomas Lopes, Brennan Center for Justice; Jennifer Wilson, LWVNY Director of Program & Policy; NYS Assemblyman David Buchwald. FREE & Open to Public. Coffee & light refreshments available. For information contact Stephen Cohen, stephen435@optonline.net
Friday, April 21, 2017-Saturday, April 22, 2017
 
Hyde Park, NY Women in Politics: Past Present & Future. A conference commemorating the centennial of Women's Suffrage in New York State. For a detailed agenda click this link: http://www.lwvw.org/files/final_agenda_for_lwv_2.14.17_002_.pdf To Register click this link:http://www.lwvw.org/files/suny_new_paltz_april_2017_conf_reg_form.pdf
Friday, April 21, 2017
noon
Orienta Beach Club
1054 Walton Ave
Mamaroneck, NY
League of Women Voters New Rochelle, Larchmont/Mamaroneck, Rye RyeBrook Portchester & Harrison -- Annual Luncheon with NYS Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins. Senator Stewart-Cousins will address the Political & Policy Issues on National & State levels of Government. Tickets are $60 each ($25 tax deductible). RSVP by April 14. For Details: LWVLM.ORG
Thursday, April 27, 2017
All Day
  Running & Winning Start. A workshop for Westchester County Junior & Senior High School girls that provides the opportunity to explore public service as a career. Activities include: Interviews with local female elected officials, developing an issue campaign from slogan design to speech writing and delivery.Sponsored by LWVW, the American Association of University Women & the YWCA White Plains/Central Westchester. Contact: Cheryl Feldman cfeld10284@aol.com
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
8:30 AM- 10:00 AM
Double Tree Hotel
Route 9
Tarrytown
LWV Rivertowns Hot Topics Breakfast: Human Trafficking with Alison Boak. Also on the agenda 3 Bills that need advocacy NOW! RSVP lwrtopx@gmail.com
Saturday, May 13, 2017
10:30 am - 12 noon
Greenburgh Library
300 Tarrytown Road (Route 119)
Elmsford
WHY CAN'T NY REFORM ITS ELECTIONS LAWS?. Sandy Galef, NYS Assemblywoman District 95, former LWV President and TV host of "Speak out" and "Dear Sandy: will discuss NYS voting systems and the law reform bills currently in Albany. For information contact: marylougreen14@gmail.com
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
10:30 Annual Meeting 12:00PM Luncheon
Crabtree's Kittle HOuse
11 Kittle Road
Chappaqua
LWV New Castle Luncheon with Presentation - Migratory Movements & Refugee Crisis: Global Approaches, Local Actions. Bela Hovy, Chief of Migration UN Dept of Economic & Social Affairs will be the guest speaker at the LWV New Castle Annual Luncheon.Cost is $45 per person. Pay on line at LWNEWCASTLE.org or Send check payable to LWVNC-CEF to Ronni Diamondstein PO Box 602 Chappaqua, NY 10514.
Friday, May 19, 2017
11:45
Scarsdale Golf Club LWV Scarsdale Spring Luncheon with Presentation "REAL NEWS, ALTERNATIVE FACTS AND JOURNALISM'S FUTURE". Our speaker, Mr William Grueskin, is Professor at Columbia School of Journalism and Stanford University. He has held both print and online senior editing positions at Wall Street Journal, WSJ.com and Bloomberg.
Sunday, May 21, 2017-Wednesday, May 24, 2017
 
Albany New York Students Inside Albany. A four day Conference designed to increase student awareness of the interworking of government. Students are able to observe Assembly & Senate session and also spend a day shadowing their local Representatives. Students may apply through local Leagues.
Thursday, June 1, 2017
10 AM- 2PM
Scarsdale Woman's Club
37 Drake Road
Scarsdale
LWVW ANNUAL CONVENTION MEETING & LUNCHEON. The League of Women Voters of Westchester Annual Convention Meeting & Luncheon with Speaker Susan Lerner, Executive Director of Common Cause New York. Ms Lerner will speak on Ethics Reform in Albany. Registration 10:00 Meeting: 10:30 Luncheon and Speaker: Noon Luncheon fee: $40 Reservations on line at LWVW.org or send check to LWVW Convention, 570 Taxter Road Suite 565, Elmsford, NY 10523
Friday, June 9, 2017-Sunday, June 11, 2017
 
Holiday Inn Express
Liverpool NY (near Syracuse)
57th LWV New York State Convention.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
6:00-8:00 PM
Ground Floor CoWorking
57 North Avenue
New Rochelle
LWVW New Rochelle Annual Meeting with Jennifer Wilson. General Business includes Officer election, adoption of budget and acceptance of proposed programs and study for 2017-2018. Our speaker Jennifer Wilson, Director of Program & Policy at LWVNYS is an Albany insider who is a passionate lobbyist for the League's legislative agenda for voter reform and good government. Member: Free Guests: $10 donation to LWV Education Fund.Reservations at lwvNewrochelle@gmail.com or call Monica 632-1086
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
2:00 PM
Daronco Courthouse
111 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd
White Plains, NY
Naturalization Ceremonies - LWV NEW. LWV North East Westchester will represent LWVW at the Oath of Citizenship for new citizens. LWVW Publications such as First Voter will be provided along with voter information/registration.
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
7:00-9:00PM
City Hall Council Chambers 515 North St New Rochelle CARBON TAX PANEL FORUM. A panel discussion with Charles Komanoff, Founder & Director, Carbon Tax Center Sara Hsu, Economist, SUNY New Paltz and Gaylord Holmes, Citizens Climate Lobby. This program is Free to the public and is sponsored by Sustainable Westchester and Westchester Power along with a co-sponsors: League of Women Voters of Westchester, Teuton, Pace Energy & Climate Center, Bedford 2020, New York League of Conservation Voters
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
7:00-9:00 pm
425 Cherry Street 2nd Floor conference room Bedford Hills CARBON TAX PANEL FORUM. A panel discussion with Charles Komanoff, Founder & Director, Carbon Tax Center Sara Hsu, Economist, SUNY New Paltz and Gaylord Holmes, Citizens Climate Lobby. This program is Free to the public and is sponsored by Sustainable Westchester and Westchester Power along with a co-sponsors: League of Women Voters of Westchester, Teuton, Pace Energy & Climate Center, Bedford 2020, New York League of Conservation Voters
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
7:00 PM
Chappaqua Public Library
195 South Greeley Avenue
DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES FORUM FOR WESTCHESTER COUNTY EXECUTIVE. LWVW and LWV New Castle co-sponsor this Candidates Forum, featuring Candidates for the September 12th Democratic Primary for County Executive. For more information contact Adelaide DiGiorgi, 914-779-1288 or via email adigiorgi@optonline.net
Thursday, September 7, 2017
7:00 PM
Rochambeau School Auditorium
228 Fisher Avenue
White Plains
WHITE PLAINS CANDIDATES FORUM FOR DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY.
Monday, September 25, 2017
6:00 PM-8:45 PM
Mahopac Public Library SHALL THERE BE A CONVENTION TO REVISE & AMEND THE CONSTITUTION. LVW Putnam County Panel in cooperation with Mahopac Public Library will hold a panel discussion in regards to the pros and cons of this important proposition. MORE INFORMATION
Monday, October 2, 2017
6:45 PM
Rye Middle School Multipurpose Room
3 Parsons Street
RYE CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM. Join LWV Rye, Rye Brook & Portchester as they sponsor a Candidates Forum for Rye City Council Candidates. For more information contact: LWV.Rye.Ryebrook.Portchester@gmail.com
Monday, October 2, 2017
6:45 PM
Rye Middle School Multipurpose Room
3 Parson Street
RYE MAYORAL CANDIDATES FORUM. Join LWV Rye, Rye Brook & Portchester invites you to hear from the Rye Mayoral Candidates. For more information contact: LWV.Rye.Ryebrook.Portchester@gmail.com
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
7:00 PM
Pound Ridge Public Library
271 Westchester Avenue
LWV NORTH EAST WESTCHESTER (NEW) CANDIDATES FORUM. Join LWV NEW as they host a candidati\es forum for Town Supervisor, Town Board, and Receiver of Taxes
Thursday, October 12, 2017
7:00 PM
Dobbs Ferry Public Library
55 Main Street
CANDIDATES FORUM FOR DOBBS FERRY MAYOR & TRUSTEE. Find out how the Candidates stand on the important issues for Dobbs Ferry. Members of the Public who wish to question the candidates are urged to arrive by 6:45.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:00 PM
Rye Middle School
3 Parsons Street
LWV RYE RYEBROOK PORTCHESTER CANDIDATES FORUM. Candidate Forum hosts candidates for Congressional Legislative District 7.
Thursday, October 19, 2017
7:00 PM
Mt Kisco Library
100 E. Main St
LWV NORTHEAST WESTCHESTER (NEW) CANDIDATES FORUM. LWV NEW invites you to hear the candidates for Mayor and Trustee
Monday, October 23, 2017
6:30 PM
New Rochelle City Hall Chambers
514 North Ave
New Rochelle League Candidates Forum CLD7/CLD10/CLD11.
Monday, October 23, 2017
6:30 PM
New Rochelle City Hall Chambers
514 North Ave
LWVW NEW ROCHELLE CANDIDATES FORUM. LWV New Rochelle invites you to hears candidate seeking election for seats CLD7/CLD10/CLD11
Monday, October 23, 2017
7:00-9:00PM
John Jay Homestead State Historic Site
400 Jay Street
Katonah
NYS CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION: PROS & CONS. LWV New Castle and LWV North East Westchester hosts a panel discussion on the Pros & Cons of the New York State Constitutional Convention proposal. Refreshments will be served starting at 6:30 PM. Free & Open to the public. For more information: lwvnewcastle@gmail.com or 914-263-0357
Monday, October 23, 2017
7:15 PM
Sarah Lawrence College
Reisinger Auditorium
1 Mead Way
LWV RIVERTOWNS CANDIDATES FORUM. Join LWV Rivertowns as they host Candidates for Westchester County Legislator 17th District and Candidates for City Council President.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
7:00 PM
Fox Lane Middle School Auditorium
632 S. Bedford Rd
Bedford
LWV NORTHEAST WESTCHESTER (NEW) CANDIDATES FORUM. LWV NEW Hosts candidates seeking Town Board positions.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
7:00 - 9:30 PM
White Plains HS Auditorium
550 North Street
LWV WHITE PLAINS CANDIDATES FORUM. Candidates Forum featuring candidates for the Mayoral and Council (3 seats) Races.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
7:00-9:00PM
Chappaqua Library
195 Greeley Ave
LWV NEW CASTLE CANDIDATES FORUM. LWV New Castle hosts candidates for Town Supervisor and candidates for the Town Board.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
7:00 PM
Lewisboro Library
15 Main Street
LWV NORTHEAST WESTCHESTER (NEW) CANDIDATES FORUM. Candidates forum for Town Supervisor and Town Board.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
7:30 PM
Town of Mamaroneck Courtroom
740 West Boston Post Road
LWV LARCHMONT/MAMARONECK CANDIDATES FORUM. Hear the candidates for Village of Mamaroneck Mayor & Trustees; Town of Mamaroneck Supervisor & Council Members and candidates for CLD7.
Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:30 PM
Blind Brook Middle School Auditorium
840 King St. Rye
LWV RYE RYEBROOK PORTCHESTER CANDIDATES FORUM. Join us to hear the candidates for CLD 6.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
8:30-10:00 AM
Cooper's Mill Restaurant
Westchester Marriott
670 White Plains Road
Tarrytown
VOTING RIGHTS IN NY: PURGES, PROBLEMS, SOLUTIONS. Join the League of Women Voters of Rivertowns as they host Peter Egziabher, Counsel & Fellow at the Brennan Center for Justice. Discussion covers: Voter Purges, Automatic Voter Registration,and Legal & Technical Solutions for improving access to the ballot. Continental breakfast served. $12 Donation Suggested (optional) RSVP BY 11/30/17: info@lwv-rivertowns.org
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
7:00 PM
Stanley H. Kellerhouse Municipal Building
1 Van Wyck Street
Croton on Hudson
CROTON-ON-HUDSON VILLAGE CANDIDATES FORUM. Join LWV Rivertowns as they host the Candidates for Croton-on-Husdon Mayor and Trustee.
Monday, November 6, 2017
6:00-8:00 PM
ArtsW Gallery
31 Mamaroneck Ave.
White Plains
GIVE US THE VOTE-ART EXHIBIT. Join LWV White Plains and ArtsWestchester at this contemporary exhibit examining the state of voting rights in America today. At 6:30PM, historian Louise Berkinow will present "The Art of Suffrage" followed by a curator led tour of the exhibit. Admission is FREE.
Friday, November 17, 2017
1:00-4:00 PM
Scarsdale Library COUNTY BUDGET CONSENSUS MEETING. Public meeting with presentation and Q&A. followed by LWV members only Consensus meeting to determine scope of LWVW Budget Consensus Statement to County Executive, Board of Legislators, the media and the Public.
Friday, November 17, 2017
1:00 - 4:00 pm
Scarsdale Library COUNTY BUDGET CONSENSUS MEETING. Public meeting with presentation and Q&A. followed by LWV members only Consensus meeting to determine scope of LWV Budget Consensus Statement to County Executive, Board of Legislators, the media and the Public.
Thursday, December 7, 2017
12:30
The Scarsdale Congretional Church
1 Heathcote Road
Scarsdale (free parking across the street)
LWVW Holiday Board Meeting & Luncheon. LWVW Executive Meeting will be held at 9:30AM. The LWVWEF Board Meeting will follow at 11:00AM. At 12:30 our Festivities begin with the Holiday Luncheon. Joining us wil be Susan Pace Guma, Fair Campaign Practices Committee chair who will speak to us the the FCPC Hearing for the 2017 Elections. Luncheon is $35. For reservations send checks payable to LWVW, Inc 570 Taxter Rd Suite 565 Elmsford, NY 10523 or reserve online at http://www.lwvw.org
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
8:30-10:00 AM
Cooper's Mill Restaurant
Westchester Marriott
670 White Plains Road
Tarrytown
IMMIGRATION REFORM: MYTH & REALITY. LWV Rivertowns welcomes Dr Vanessa Merton, Director of the Immigration Justice Clinic at Pace University School of Law for a discussion of issues facing immigrants, including both citizens and non-citizens in our villages. Continental breakfast served. $12 Suggested donation (optional). RSVP to info@lwv-rivertowns.org.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
2:00 PM
Scarsdale Woman's Club
37 Drake Road, Scarsdale, NY
DREAMS OF EQUALITY FILM ON THE FIRST WOMEN'S RIGHTS CONVENTION. All are invited to view the film about the Womens Rights Convention of 1848. and participate in a discussion led by the members of the Scarsdale Woman's Club and LWV Scarsdale. A reception will follow the program. SEATING IS LIMITED RSVP: 914 220 2387 or 914 472-5102 (leave a message)
Saturday, January 20, 2018
11:00AM
NYC LWV RIVERTOWNS JOINS LWV NYC AT WOMENS MARCH. The League of Women Voters of NYC has registered to march in the Womens March on New York City, January 20th. For registration information: https://womensmarchalliance.org/2018-womens-march-on-nyc/ LWV Rivertowns will be joining NYC at this event.-
Monday, February 12, 2018
8:30-10:00 AM
Coopers Mill Restaurant
Westchester Marriot
670 White Plains Rd, Tarrytown
DISASTER MANAGEMENT IN WESTCHESTER. Terrorism. Hurricanes. Epidemics. What are the greatest risks for Westchester? Are you prepared? Join LWV Rivertowns for a discussion with Jennifer M Wacha, Deputy Commissioner, Westchester County Dept. of Emergency Services. $12 Donation (optional). Continental Breakfast Served. RSVP BY 2/8: info@lwv-rivertowns.org
Thursday, March 1, 2018
7-9:00 PM
White Plains Library
100 Martine Avenue
THE GOOD CENTS OF MEDICARE FOR ALL:THE NY HEALTH ACT. 30 Minute film: "Now is the Time-Healthcare for Everybody" and speakers Assemblyman Richard Gottfried, Assembly Health Chair & Sponsor of the NY Health Act and Leonard Rodberg, PHD. FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: Madeline Zevon 914-584-9968.
Friday, March 2, 2018-Saturday, March 3, 2018
 
Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, NY
20TH ANNUAL WOMENS HISTORY CONFERENCE. Democracy on the Margins: Gender, Citizenship, and the Global Challenge to Democratic Freedoms featuring Greisa Martinez Rosas Advocacy & Policy Director for United We Dream Immigration Activist, DACA recipient. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Join the Conversation: To register: sic.edu/womens-history/conference
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
7:30-9:30 PM
Scarsdale Village Hall
1001 Post Road
CANDIDATES FORUM FOR SCARSDALE VILLAGE TRUSTEE ELECTION. Door open at 7:00PM. Four candidates for three positions: Justin Arest, Robert Berg, Lena Crandall, Jane Veron. Trustee Election March 20th
Sunday, March 11, 2018
3-5:00 PM
Home of Janice Abbott & Richard Bernstein
177 Soundview Ave
White Plains
LWVW WHITE PLAINS ANNUAL WINTER PARTY. LWVW White Plains honors former White Plains common council member, Beth Smayda. Buffet will be served. $35 per person at the door.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
7:30PM
Larchmont Village Hall Courtroom LWV LARCHMONT/MAMARONECK HOSTS VILLAGE OF LARCHMONT CANDIDATES DEBATE. Doors Open at 7PM Invited Candidates: For Mayor: Lorraine Walsh (Incumbent, Democrat, Unopposed) For Trustee Positions (2) Sarah Bauer (Preservation Party), Peter Fanelli (Incumbent, Democrat), Carol Miller (Incumbent, Democrat) Election Day in the Village of Larchmont March 20,2018
Sunday, March 25, 2018
1:00-4:00 PM
65 Church Lane
Scarsdale
RESCHEDULED-LWVW Fundraiser & Suffrage Celebration. Celebrate 100 years of Women's Right to Vote and help support the League of Women Voters of Westchester. Champagne, wine, Hors d'oeurves, desserts and Special Guest Brooke Kroeger, author of The Suffragents, the untold story of the men who helped women gain the right to vote. Tickets:$75 each For reservations call 914-949-0507 or go to http://www.lwvw.org.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
7:00-9:00 PM
Croton Free Library
171 Cleveland Drive
Croton-On-Hudson
FORUM ON ELECTION REFORMS. Discussion on Early Voting, Automatic Voter Registration, No Excuse Absentee Ballots and Electronic Poll Books. Panelists include: Joanna Zdanys-Counsel for Brennan Center's Democracy Program, Jeanne Zaino-Professor of Political Science at Ional College, Jennifer Wilson-Program & Policy Director for LWVNYS, Catherine Crost-Democratic Election Commission for Putnam County, Anthony Scannapieco Jr-Republican Election Commissioner for Putnam County.
Friday, April 13, 2018
12:00 pm
Orienta Beach Club
1054 Walton Ave
Mamaroneck, NY
LWV ANNUAL SPRING LUNCHEON WITH COUNTY EXECUTIVE GEORGE LATIMER. LWV Rye/RyeBrook/Portchester, LWV Larchmont/Mamaroneck, LWV New Rochelle and LWV Westchester are co-hosting the Annual LWV Spring Luncheon. Honored guest and feature speaker Westchester County Exe4cutive Geroge Latimer will speak to his "First One Hundred Days". Luncheon cost is $60 per person ($25 per person tax deductible. Reserve by April 6th via mail: Send check payable to LWV-LM PO Box 811 Larchmont NY 10538 or via paypal at: http://lwvlm.org/?p=2311.
Monday, April 16, 2018
Doors Open 6:00PM
New Rochelle City Hall
Auditorium
515 North Avenue
SPECIAL ELECTION STATE SENATOR & COUNTY LEGISLATIVE CANDIDATE DEBATES. LWV New Rochelle, LWV Larchmont/Mamaroneck, and LWV White Plains will co-sponsor Candidate Debates for District 37 State Senator (begins at 6:30PM) and for County Legislative District 11 (begins at 7:45 PM). Candidates for State Senator District 37 include: Shelley Mayer (D) and Julie Killian (R). Candidates for county Legislative District 11 include: Terry Clements (D) and James Freeman (R).Questions can be submitted to: lwvnewrochelle@gmail.com For more information contact Joan Alexander at royjoanalex@yahoo.com
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
7:15 PM
Sarah Lawrence College
Reisinger Auditorum
CANDIDATES FORUM FOR SPECIAL ELECTION APRIL 24TH-NYS SENATOR 37TH DISTRICT. LWV Rivertowns invites you hear candidates for NYS 37th Senate District Julie Killian and Shelley Mayer debate and discuss the issues affecting our community. Audience questions welcome. For more information contact: Sue Weisfeld sweisfeld@juno.com or 914-779-8354
Saturday, April 21, 2018
9:00-11:00 AM
The Hudson Valley Writer's Center
300 Riverside Drive
Sleepy Hollow
AN INSIDER'S LOOK AT A POLITICAL CAMPAIGN. LWV RIVERTOWNS hosts a Hot Topic Breakfast: What's it really like to run for Office. David J Tubiolo (R), Ruth Walter (D), and Nicole Benjamin (I) will share their experiences running for Westchester County Board of Legislators. FREE continental breakfast. RSVP BY APRIL 18: info@lwv-rivertowns.org (Weather cancellation notices at lwv-rivertowns.org
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
10:30 AM - Noon
Crabtree's Kittle House
11 Kittle Road
Chappaqua, NY 10514
LWVNew Castle Annual Meeting & Luncheon. Guest Speaker: George Latimer Cost: $50 Make payment at lwvnewcastle.org OR send check payable to LWVNC-CEF, PO Box 364 Chappaqua, NY Questions: lwvnewcastle@gmail.com
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
6:30 PM
Westage Towers
25 Rockledge Ave
East Building Community Room
LWV WHITE PLAINS ANNUAL MEETING. Election of Board. Discussion of Prop[osed local Program. Discussion Buffet dinner $20 per person. Payable at door. RSVP Stephen Cohen, stephen435@optonline.net or 914 831 1142
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
All Day
NYS Capitol
Albany NY
LOBBY FOR THE NYS HEALTH ACT. Join the lobby for the New York Health Act "MEDICARE FOR ALL" in Albany. For transportation information: madeline.zevon@gmail.com
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
7PM
Chappaqua Library Theater, 195 So. Greeley Ave Candidate Forum for NY State Senate District 40 Democratic Primary. LWV of New Castle invites you to hear candidates Peter B. Harckham (D,WF,WE) & Robert T. Kesten (D)
Saturday, September 8, 2018
10am
White Plains Library Auditorium
100 Martine Ave, White Plains
Food Waste & Food Insecurity in Westchester. Forum featuring the documentary "Wasted" produced by the late Anthony Bourdain; guest speakers from Feeding Westchester and LWVNY; for reservations & questions leaguevote411@gmail.com.
Thursday, September 13, 2018
8:30-10:30am
Jazz Forum Club
1 Dixon Lane, Tarrytown
Pkg: Muni. lot on McKeel Ave or on street
Proposed Storm Barriers in the Hudson River- what you need to know. To "manage the risk of coastal storm damage" US Army Corps of Engineers is narrowing options to NY Harbor & the Hudson River. Riverkeeper will discuss the options at this Hot Topics Breakfast; for questions info@lwv-rivertowns.org
Thursday, September 27, 2018
7pm
Jacob Burns Film Center
364 Manville Rd, Pleasantville
Community Matters Film Series. A Muslim, Somali mother of three challenges the status quo in a 2016 state race in Minnesota, as depicted in the film "A Time For Ilhan". After the film a panel featuring Erin Vilardi, CEO & Founder of VoteRunLead & Laura Rossi, Exec. Dir. of Westchester Community Foundation will hold a Q&A followed by a reception. Event is co-sponsored by WCF and LWVW.
Monday, October 22, 2018
6:30pm
Mahopac Public Library
668 -US 6, Mahopac, NY
Candidate Forum NYS Senate District 40 & Assembly District 94; Putnam County Executive & Putnam County Legislature District 7. LWV of Putnam County in cooperation with the Mahopac Public Library, invites you to a candidate forum. For more information contact the League at 845-216-7058 or call the Library at 845-628-2009, ext 100.
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
7-8:30pm
White Plains Public Library
100 Martine Ave.
CANDIDATE FORUM NYS ASSEMBLY DISTRICT 93. LWV White Plains invites you to hear candidates David Buchwald (D, WF, IN, WE, REF) and John Nuculovic (R, C) Contact: Stephen Cohen, lwvwp.president@gmail.com or 914-263-6453
Thursday, October 25, 2018
7-9pm
Ossining Public Library
53 Croton Ave.,Ossining
CANDIDATE FORUM NYS SENATE DISTRICT 38 & ASSEMBLY DISTRICT 95 AND VILLAGE OF OSSINING MAYOR & TRUSTEES. Contact: Jodie Reaver, 718-308-1437
Thursday, November 8, 2018
7-9pm
JCC OF MID-WESTCHESTER
999 Wilmot Road
Scarsdale, NY
CHOICES & CONVERSATIONS AT LIFE'S END. An interactive discussion on improving care and expanding end-of-life care options by authorizing Medical Aid in Dying in the Empire State.

An esteemed panel of experts will share their views and address audience questions and concerns. SPEAKERS: DR DAVID GRUBE; ASSEMBLYWOMAN AMY PAULIN; AND DR. DANIEL BERMAN

Friday, November 16, 2018
2-4pm
WHITE PLAINS LIBRARY
100 Martine Ave,
White Plains, NY
Informational meeting & League consensus on proposed Westchester County 2019 Budget. Budget Director Larry Soule will present the 2019 proposed budget and engage in Q&A from audience in a session open to the public. Afterwards members of the League will discuss its position on the proposal.
Thursday, December 6, 2018
12PM
SCARSDALE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
1 Heathcote Road Scarsdale, NY
LWVW ANNUAL HOLIDAY LUNCHEON. Guest speaker Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino. Open to the public with fee of $35. For registration see Home page .