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, 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! 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.
Friday, December 20, 2013
12p.m.
Sanctuary Inn Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
5:30pm
Fresh Palate Restaurant Holiday Gathering. Art in the Loft Coordinator Justin Christiensen-Cooper will speak
Friday, November 15, 2013
12p.m.
Hunan Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Thursday, October 24, 2013
7-9pm
ACC Granum Theatre The New Health Care. Brett Williams, Mid-Michigan Regional Coordinator for Michigan Consum- ers for Health Care will give an informative power point presentation and answer questions about the Affordable Care Act
Friday, October 18, 2013
12p.m.
JJ's Steak & Pizza Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
10am-4pm
Alpena Community College
Alpena County Library
Voter Registration. Our League is proud to be a National Voter Registration Day partner. On September 24, we will engage our community and register voters at the following locations:  Alpena County Library, 10 am-4 pm  Alpena Community College, 10 am-4 pm
Friday, September 20, 2013
12p.m.
Mountain Bar & Grill
Black River
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
5-7pm
19th Hole Restaurant Membership Update and Planning. We have lots of ideas for programs and action, but we need your input. Please come and enjoy a meal and join us to hear the ex- citing plans we have for the coming months. Bring a Friend! Order from the menu.
Friday, August 16, 2013
12p.m.
John A. Lau Saloon
414 N. 2nd Avenue, Alpena
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, July 19, 2013
12p.m.
The Portage Restaurant
5462 E. Grand Lake Rd.,
Presque Isle, MI 49777
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, May 17, 2013
12p.m.
Burgies
628 W. Chisholm, Alpena
Lunch Bunch. no formal topic - all are welcome!
Friday, May 17, 2013-Sunday, May 19, 2013
 
Lansing, MI LWV State Convention. Program and budget adopted for LWVMI for the next two years; workshops for League members.
Monday, May 13, 2013
5:30-7:30pm
Alpena County Library ANNUAL MEETING. Marlo Broad, Special Collections Librarian,will be our speaker; officers will be elected and budget approved. Dinner reservations requested by May 6 - see newsletter.