Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Interested in attending a public forum, discussion group, social event, or membership or Board meeting?

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, June 25, 2016
11:30-2pm
Speisekammer Restaurant
2424 Lincoln Avenue
Alameda, Ca 94502
LWVA Annual Meeting and Luncheon.

Join us for the LWVA Annual Meeting.

Guest Speaker: Dr. Joi Lin Blake, President, College of Alameda.

Please mail your reservation with check for $36 to LWVA, P.O. Box 1645, Alameda, CA, 94501. Must be received by Monday, June 20th.

Download your 2016 LWVA Annual Meeting Kit

Monday, June 27, 2016
3-4:30pm
Applebee's Restaurant
2263 S Shore Ctr
Alameda, CA 94501
Monthly Book Club Meeting.

Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way America Works by Jay Newton-Small led by Shubha.

Please join us at Applebees at 3pm for a lively discussion.

We meet the 4th Monday of each month (except holidays) in the back room of Applebee's restaurant in Southshore. We read non-fiction books, preferably paperbacks, chosen by the group upon the recommendation of one of us who has read the book. Discussion is lively, interesting, and challenging.

Anyone thinking of becoming a member and who has read the book is invited to attend.

Contact Felice Zensius for more information.

To recommend a book, please refer to the Book Club Recommendation guidelines.

Monday, July 4, 2016
 
  4th of July Parade!!!.

JULY 4th ALAMEDA PARADE.

LWVA will be entering!

Ride in a convertible!

Wear a banner!

Make a sign!

Demand Votes for Women!

Email or call Deborah Wright or (510) 908-3939 to help plan and participate.

Saturday, August 6, 2016
9-2pm
First Congregational Church
1912 Central Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501
Board Retreat.

Plan priorities, committee work and events for 2016-2017. Bring your ideas!

All LWVA members are welcome.

Monday, August 22, 2016
3-4:30pm
Applebee's Restaurant
2263 S Shore Ctr
Alameda, CA 94501
Monthly Book Club Meeting.

Game Changers: Twelve Elections That Transformed California by Steve and Susie Swatt, Jeff Raimundo and Rebecca LaValley led by Kathryn Duke.

According to Heyday, "the book examines California history through the prism 12 elections that forever changed the state. The authors offer thought provoking interpretation rooted in decades of experience in journalism public policy analysis and political consulting at the state capital. " If you enjoy the ins and outs of politics this is a must read for California.

Please join us at Applebees at 3pm for a lively discussion.

We meet the 4th Monday of each month (except holidays) in the back room of Applebee's restaurant in Southshore. We read non-fiction books, preferably paperbacks, chosen by the group upon the recommendation of one of us who has read the book. Discussion is lively, interesting, and challenging.

Anyone thinking of becoming a member and who has read the book is invited to attend.

Contact Felice Zensius for more information.

To recommend a book, please refer to the Book Club Recommendation guidelines.

Thursday, September 15, 2016
7-9pm
Alameda Hospital
Conference Room C
2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, Ca 94501
LWVA Board Meeting.

All LWVA members are welcome to attend.


Thursday, September 22, 2016
7-9pm
TBD Fall Open Membership Meeting.

This is a great opportunity for LWVA members, guests, and members of the community to hear from our co-presidents and committee chairs about plans for the year.

Come and share your ideas! Bring your friends! Get involved! Join LWVA!

Monday, September 26, 2016
3-4:30pm
Applebee's Restaurant
2263 S Shore Ctr
Alameda, CA 94501
Monthly Book Club Meeting.

Being Mortal by Atul Gawande led by Marti Burchell.

Please join us at Applebees at 3pm for a lively discussion.

We meet the 4th Monday of each month (except holidays) in the back room of Applebee's restaurant in Southshore. We read non-fiction books, preferably paperbacks, chosen by the group upon the recommendation of one of us who has read the book. Discussion is lively, interesting, and challenging.

Anyone thinking of becoming a member and who has read the book is invited to attend.

Contact Felice Zensius for more information.

To recommend a book, please refer to the Book Club Recommendation guidelines.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
 
  General Elections.

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