Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. All meetings and events are open to the public.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
6:00 pm
La Cantina
101 E Quincy St

Phone: (906) 523-7474
Board Meeting.
Friday, December 6, 2019
Meet under Lift Bridge, will walk on Shelden Ave. in Houghton Climate March in downtown Houghton. The League will be joining the Keweenaw Youth for Climate Action (KYCA) in a nation-wide climate protest!

We are gathering under the Portage Lift Bridge on the Houghton side at 3:30 PM. From there, we will march up and down Sheldon Avenue until 5:00 PM. Bring protest signs and keep in mind to only cross the street using the the traffic lights!

Monday, December 9, 2019
6:00 pm
Portage Lake District Library Michigan Independent Citizen Redistricting Commission. Elizabeth Benyi and Valorie Troesch will present on the new Michigan Independent Citizen Redistricting Commission voted into law. Learn the current status and how to apply to be o the commission.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
7:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton MI 49931
Board Meeting.
Sunday, January 12, 2020
Keweenaw Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
203 E Montezuma Ave
Houghton, MI 49931

Phone: (906) 482-5586
Overview of MI Voting Changes, census and redistricting committee. Linda Belote and Barry Fink will do a presentation on the latest MI voting changes, the upcoming census and citizen's redistricting committee.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Kangas Cafe
200 Michigan St #313
Hancock, MI 49930
Annual Planning Meeting. Planning Meeting. Our January Planning Meeting will be a dinner meeting, to be held Tuesday, January 21st at 5pm at the Kangas Cafe in the Jutila Center (the old Hospital) in room 311, Hancock.

In preparation for our local Annual Meeting in April, any ideas for local programs or speakers should be brought up at this time.

Please RSVP by Friday, January 15th to Mary Marchaterre, or 483-2291 with your menu entree choice of: Chicken Piccata or Veggie Lasagna. The cost is $20.00 for the meal, which includes: Salad, Roll, Dressings, Dessert, and Beverages: Coffee, Tea, Lemonade, and Gratuity. Unfortunately, "No shows" will still be expected to pay for their dinner and will be billed by the LWVCC, as we will be committed to covering the number we have reserved.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
11:30am - 12:30am
Michigan Tech Husky Dog
on campus near Library

rain location Fisher Hall
Equal Pay Day Event at MTU.
Wear red to show support!