Making Democracy Work

League Calendar of Events

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

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, July 9, 2018
6:00 - 8 p.m.
Andover City Hall's Senior Center
1685 Crosstown Boulevard NW, Andover
MONTHLY PROGRAM MEETING. Mary Cook and Jefferson Fietek, Sandy Hook Promise Ambassadors from Sandy Hook Promise Anoka-Hennepin Branch, will address the issue of the epidemic of violence in our schools. They will talk about programs offered by Sandy Hook Promise that address issues of student isolation, de-escaluation of students in crisis, suicide prevention and knowing the signs to look for when a student is considering hurting themselves or others. They will also address the new initiatives recently rolled out by Sandy Hook Promise that help students better report warning-sign incidents and also how to start clubs in their school that promote inclusive environments. The presenters will talk about action steps community members can take to help address this national crisis.

The public is invited for light supper at 6:00 pm. The program starts at 6:30 p.m., For more information: lwvabc@gmail.com