Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Sunday, June 23, 2019
4:30pm
Park Forest Village Hall
350 Victory Drive
Park Forest, IL 60466
Planning for Membership Meeting Presentations. Co-chairs Gwen Maxie Brown and Baxter Gamble invite all members to attend a meeting to plan programs for meetings for the upcoming year. Presentations will be planned to educate members and the public on topics supported by positions of the LWVPFA, as well as the national and state League of Women Voters.
Friday, August 9, 2019
6pm
Richton Park Community Center
4455 Sauk Trail
Richton Park, IL 60443
Summer Social. Join us for a great opportunity to socialize AND meet Audra Wilson, the executive director of LWVIL.

Audra will talk about the 100th Anniversary of the LWV and women's right to vote.

There will be wine and snacks.

League members should bring a bottle of their favorite wine, a snack, and a friend!

For more information, contact Tiffani Graham at 708 748-1577 or Diane Hodges at 708 720-5954.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
6pm
Park Forest Village Hall
350 Victory Drive
Park Forest, IL 60466
Annual Kick-off Potluck. Our speaker will be member Jane Nicoll of the Park Forest Historical Society. Jane will explain the manager/council form of government and its history in the village.

Members should bring a dish to share.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
7pm
Park Forest Library Census Education. Siobhan Greene, issues specialist on the census with the LWVIL, will explain what we need to know and how we can help to see that everyone is counted in the upcoming census.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
7pm
Park Forest Library Redistricting/Gerrymandering. Member Doug Price will explain the issues of gerrymandering and redistricting.