Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, June 9, 2017-Saturday, June 10, 2017
 
Hilton Garden Inn in Des Plaines, IL League of Women Voters of Illinois Convention. LWVPFA had three delegates and several visitors attend to take part in the convention and to see our own Mary Lubertozzi receive the Carrie Chapman Catt award.
Saturday, June 24, 2017
 
Matteson Public Library
801 School Street
Matteson, IL 60443
Cook County Deputy Registrar Training. Voter Services Chair Dora Ivory has arranged voter registrar training for many of our members and other interested members of the public who have previously registered for this training.

Registration is closed.

Friday, July 21, 2017
6-8pm
Richton Park Community Center
4455 Sauk Trail
Richton Park, IL 60471
Wine & Cheese Social. This event will replace the summer breakfast we have had for years. Come and socialize with LWVPFA friends AND bring a friend who is not yet a member.

Every member is asked to bring a friend, neighbor or family member AND a beverage or snack. This event is intended to enhance the engagement of our current membership and to recruit new members.

RSVP by July 11, 2017 via your "Evite" or to Diane Hodges at diane-hodges@comcast.net.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
6-9pm
Park Forest Village Hall
350 Victory Drive
Park Forest, IL 60466
Annual Potluck Season Kick-Off: Franciscan Health Update. Members should bring a dish to share and a guest for our annual potluck dinner which will be held at 6 pm.

At 7 pm a representative of Franciscan Health Care will provide an update on the facilities in Olympia Fields and Chicago Heights.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7-8:45pm
Ringering Room
Park Forest Library
400 Lakewood Blvd
Park Forest, IL 60466
Effect of State Budget Impasse on Local Higher Education. Representatives of Prairie State College, Governors State University, and South Suburban College will provide information on the effects of this crisis.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7-8:45pm
Ringering Room
Park Forest Library
400 Lakewood Blvd
Park Forest, IL 60466
The Electoral College. This program will be an explanation of the Electoral College.
Saturday, December 9, 2017
TBA
(Subject to change)
Park Forest Village Hall
350 Victory Drive
Park Forest, IL 60466
Immigration and Refugees. Plans for this program are not yet finalized. It may be the film "Home is a Human Right: A Series on Immigration."