Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, April 28, 2016
10:00 p.m.
Deadline for nominations!! Maud Wood Park Nominations. The League of Women Voters Maud Wood Park Award, which will be presented at the June 8 Annual Business meeting, celebrates League members who have served the League by making significant contributions to the growth and strength of the League or to the advancement of civic engagement in our community by promoting voter education, encouraging citizen participation in the democratic process, or advocating for public policy issues.
Friday, May 13, 2016
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
South Bend Chocolate Cafe
122 S. Michigan St.
South Bend, IN 46601
LUNCH WITH THE LEAGUE. Lunch with the League Welcomes Marc Belanger, Ph.D., Saint Mary's College

Dr. Belanger will speak on the Syrian refugee crisis.

Come as early as 11:30 to purchase lunch. Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Parisi's Ristorante Italiano
1412 South Bend Avenue
South Bend, IN
Member Social Gathering at Parisi's. You are cordially invited to join League members for a casual gathering!

Appetizers will be served, beverages will be available for purchase, and if the weather cooperates, we'll have access to the patio! This is a great opportunity for new and veteran members to get to know each other, share the mission of the League and engage in an exchange of ideas that will further enhance our local League.

We hope you will join us for this social event! Cost: Your $5.00 donation at the door will fund League programs and initiatives.

Attendees will purchase their own beverages. No RSVP is necessary.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
6:00 p.m.
Civil Rights Heritage Center of IU South Bend
1040 W. Washington St.
South Bend, IN 46601
Gerrymandering: The Movie. screening and discussion
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
6:00 p.m.
Papa Vino's
5110 Edison Lakes Pkwy
Mishawaka, IN 46545
LWV South Bend Area Annual Business Meeting and Dinner. Join us for a recap of this year's accomplishments!