Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
7pm
Ringering Room
Park Forest Library
400 Lakewood Blvd
Park Forest, IL 60466
Educational Standards for Local Public Schools. This program will be coordinated by Diane Hodge and William Wiley.
Saturday, March 16, 2019
10am-noon
Village Hall of Sauk Village
21801 Torrence Avenue
Sauk Village, IL 60411
Sauk Village Trustee Candidates Forum. Candidates for trustee will introduce themselves and answer questions from the audience.
Saturday, March 16, 2019
1-2:30pm
Village Hall of Sauk Village
21801 Torrence Avenue
Sauk Village, IL 60411
School District 168 Candidates Forum. Candidates for school board will introduce themselves and answer questions from the audience.
Thursday, April 4, 2019
10:30am
Park Forest Public Library
400 Lakewood Boulevard
Park Forest, IL 60466
Helping Illinois Climb Out of its Fiscal Hole: With a Graduated Rate Income Tax. LWVPFA member David Bonner will discuss the current fiscal problems in Illinois and how the graduated rate income tax can close the budget gap and put Illinois on a road to fiscal stability. This presentation is part of the library's Potpourri Series, held Thursdays during winter months. For more information, contact Rebecca Cert at 708 748-3731 or email at rebecca.cerf@pfpl.org.
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
6-8:30pm
Carlo's Restaurant
560 West Lincoln Highway/Route 30
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
LWVPFA Annual Meeting. The meeting will begin at 6pm followed by dinner at 7pm. The meeting is our time to adopt the LWVPFA annual budget, local program, and elect officers and directors for the next year. Input from all members is needed!

The agenda,recommended budget and program, and the Nominating Committee report are attached to the recent issue of the Intercom, sent to members via email. Members are asked to print these materials and bring them to the meeting.

Dinner choices are beef, chicken, shrimp, salmon, lasagna and pasta with marinara sauce. Guests are welcome and can participate in voting during the business meeting by joining that evening.

To reserve, send a check for $25 payable to LWVPFA to Judy Lohr-Safcik, 313 Sangamon, Park Forest, IL 60466 by May 18.

Email Judy at jklohrsafcik@gmail.com if you plan to attend the meeting only.