Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, September 19, 2014
12p.m.
Portage Restaurant
Presque Isle
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, August 15, 2014
12p.m.
Sand Bar & Grill
9027 W. Long Lake Rd
Alpena, MI 49707
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, August 1, 2014
11:30am
Cabin Creek Coffee LWV Book Club. This month's book for discussion is Elizabeth Warren's new book "A Fighting Chance." Join us whether you have read the book or not!
Saturday, July 26, 2014
9am-3pm
First Presbyterian Church,
1600 W Chisholm St.
Alpena, MI 49707
Garage Sale!. Annual fundraiser for League activities; drop off contributions beginning on Wed., July 23, from 9 AM to 3 PM. No clothing. Items need to be priced.
Monday, July 21, 2014
7-9pm
Alpena Community College, Granum Theater Candidate Forum for August Primary. Candidates invited are those with primary opponents, including U.S. Representative 1st District, Republicans,MI Representative 106th District, Democrats, County Commissioners 3rd, 4th and 8th District Republicans. Ballot proposals will also be covered at this Forum.
Friday, July 18, 2014
12p.m.
John A Lau Saloon
414 N 2nd Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, June 20, 2014
12p.m.
Loco Burrito
1120 State Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, June 6, 2014-Tuesday, June 10, 2014
 
Dallas, Texas LWV-US National Convention. National Convention is an unforgettable experience of democracy in action. Delegate needed!
Friday, May 16, 2014
12p.m.
Mandarin Gardens Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
5:30-7:30pm
Courtyard Restaurant 50th Annual Meeting Celebration!. Join us to celebrate our 50th year of League of Women Voters in Alpena! Special events, and guests of honor Bill and Diane Speer. Details in Newsletter - RSVP by May 8.
Friday, April 25, 2014
12p.m.
Olde Owl Tavern & Grille Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
7-9pm
Fresh Palate LWVMI Education Position Update. Come early and order dinner, then join us to discuss possible changes to the State Education Position; topics include Preschool; Statewide Teacher Evaluation; Schools of Choice; Post-secondary Education for High School Students; and New Forms of Instruction-Technology.
Friday, April 11, 2014
12pm
Cabin Creek Coffee LWV Book Club. This month's book for discussion is Death and Life of the Great American School System, by Diane Ravitch, just in time for the Education Study meeting.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
6:30-8:30pm
Alpena County Library
Small Conference Room
LWVUS Agriculture Position Update. Join us to examine US Agriculture Policy and give our input to the National League on changes to this Position, important to rural Michigan!
Friday, March 21, 2014
12p.m.
Gen-ARS Restaurant Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Thursday, March 13, 2014
7-9pm
Fletcher Street Brewery, Alpena Election Laws & How to Run for Office. Any citizen interested in public service, elections and election processes is encouraged to hear the panel of experienced candidates and public officials.
Friday, February 21, 2014
12p.m.
Burgies Restaurant Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Monday, February 10, 2014
12-1:30pm
CFNEM Conference Room Program Planning LWVUS. Local League guidance to the national LWV in preparation for National Convention.
Friday, January 17, 2014
12p.m.
John A. Lau Saloon Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, January 10, 2014
12p.m.
Cabin Creek Coffee LWV Book Club kick-off. Book to discuss: Deadly Spin by Wendell Potter.