Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, March 3, 2018
12-2:00pm
Troy Masonic Community Center
39 Brunswick Road
Troy, NY 12180
Rescheduled Holiday gathering/ Voter Services Panel. A potluck gathering followed by a panel review of our Voter Services activities for the coming year
Thursday, March 15, 2018
7-9:00pm
Krause Center
2214 Burdett Ave.
Troy, NY 12180
Board Meeting. members welcome
Saturday, March 17, 2018
10-3:00pm
Unitarian Church of Schenectady
1221 Wendell Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12308
League of Women Voters of NYS Regional Training Meetings. All members are encouraged to attend. Tentative workshop topics include: getting your members active on issues, motivating voters to vote, becoming a player in your community and more. $20 fee includes lunch. Go to lwvny.org to register. Email Judy, jdymyr@yahoo.com, to carpool.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
7-9:00pm
Krause Center
2214 Burdett Ave.
Troy, NY 12180
Board Meeting. members welcome
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
6am - 9pm
check your local polling place Special Election in 107th NYS Assembly District. Two Rensselaer County legislators will run against each other in the April 24 special election to fill the vacant 107th Assembly District seat. Cindy Doran, D-Troy, and Jake Ashby, R-Schodack, will compete for the job vacated by Republican County Executive Steven McLaughlin of Troy when he won the countywide office. Doran will appear on the Democratic, Working Families and Women's Equality party lines. Ashby has the Republican, Independence and Conservative ballot positions. They were selected by the party committees. The special election in April is to fill the remaining months of their two-year terms. The two seats will be back on the ballot in November for a full two-year term.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
9:00am-5:00pm
New York State Legislative Office Building LWVNY Lobby Day. Lobby our government representative on critical League issues
Thursday, May 17, 2018
7-9:00pm
Krause Center
2214 Burdett Ave.
Troy, NY 12180
Board Meeting. members welcome
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
 
Chicago, Illinois National League of Women Voters Convention.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
8am-8pm
Rensselaer County National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
 
  100th Anniversary of the LWV of New York State.
Friday, February 14, 2020
 
  100th Anniversary of the National LWV.
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
 
  100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage in the US.