Making Democracy Work

League Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, March 16, 2019
11 a.m.
State Capitol "Votes for Minnesota Women" Capitol Tour. Hosted by Minnesota Historical Society in honor of the upcoming 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment. Take a special tour of the Capitol that focuses on Minnesota women who played significant roles in securing the right to vote. Plus, learn about the first elected women to take office in Minnesota, what role they played in state government, and how women today participate in elected office.

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, veterans/active military, and college students, $8 age 5-17; MN Historical Society members save 20%. Order tickets at:http://www.mnhs.org/event/6800

Monday, March 18, 2019
11 a.m.
Davanni's, 3430 129th Avenue NW, Coon Rapids Assembling the Historic Record for LWV ABC. Develop material for a booklet that will document our history. We will also do final planning for our April 8 Annual Meeting.
Monday, March 25, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Davanni's, 3430 129th Avenue NW, Coon Rapids. LWVABC Board Meeting. All LWV ABC members are welcome to come to Board meetings. We gather at 11:00 a.m. to order our lunches. The business portion of the meeting is from 11:30 a.m. noon until about 1:00 p.m. Key focus of this month's agenda is planning for our Annual Meeting on April 8. Please notify LWV ABC Interim President Gretchen Sabel a week in advance if you would like an item placed on the agenda.

If you cannot make the monthly program meeting, this is a good way to get caught up on activities.

Monday, April 8, 2019
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Andover City Hall's Senior Center, 1685 Crosstown Blvd NW. Enter the parking lot from Crosstown Blvd.and proceed to the north end. MONTHLY PROGRAM MEETING. This month's program is our Annual Meeting. Come help plan the new year (April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020). More details to follow.

Socializing and a light dinner prepared by LWV ABC volunteers start at 6:00 p.m. The public is invited to the dinner. The program begins at 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 11, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Davanni's, 3430 129th Avenue NW, Coon Rapids. LWVABC Board Meeting. All LWV ABC members are welcome to come to Board meetings. We gather at 11:00 a.m. to order our lunches. The business portion of the meeting is from 11:30 a.m. noon until about 1:00 p.m. Key focus of this month's agenda is planning for our Annual Meeting on April 8. Please notify LWV ABC Interim President Gretchen Sabel a week in advance if you would like an item placed on the agenda.

If you cannot make the monthly program meeting, this is a good way to get caught up on activities.

Monday, April 15, 2019
6-8 pm
Torg Brewing
8421 University Avenue NE
Spring Lake Park, MN
Drafts and Discourse. CELEBRATE TAX FILING DEADLINE! Join other issue-oriented people to quaff a brew and chew on the issues of the day. We will start talking about Metropolitan Council governance and see where it goes from there.

The tap room is on the second floor, an elevator provides access for all. Look for an LWV sign to find us, or ask the beer tender. See you at Torg!

Saturday, April 27, 2019-Sunday, April 28, 2019
9 a.m.
St. Paul Hotel
350 Market Street
St. Paul, MN
BI-ANNUAL LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS MINNESOTA CONVENTION. Participate in training, plenary sessions, keynote speaker, and meet-ups with fellow LWV members from across the state. The $225 registration fee includes breakfast and lunch on Saturday and Sunday. Scholarships available.

The March 2019 Voter newsletter has additional information