Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

A comprehensive listing of LWVSWMO events as well as events of related interest & mission.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, May 20, 2019
5:30pm
Drury University: Hoblit Suite in Freeman Panhellenic Hall, North Summit Ave. 2019 Annual Meeting of the League of Southwest Missouri. Annual Meeting is our major business meeting of the year but also a time to gather with new and longtime members. Vote on bylaws, budget and plans for the coming League year plus elect officers and board members. Parking lot is adjacent to the building. Cost is $20. RSVP by May 13 to lcsandstrom@gmail.com
Thursday, September 19, 2019
11:30am
Missouri State University
901 S National Ave
Springfield, MO 65897
Naturalization Ceremony. We'll be needing volunteers to assist new American citizens register to vote. You do not need to be deputized to help with this event!

LWVSWMO Calendar

GENERAL INFORMATION on LEAGUE MEETINGS and EVENTS

Unit meetings: These small group meetings held monthly*. Here is where League members discuss local action as well as state and national issues, learning from local experts and League panels. A members selects the unit meeting that best fits her/his own schedule.

Third Monday, 5:30 p.m. dinner meeting, Prima's Mexican Restaurant, 3662 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield MO

Third Tuesday, noon, brown bag lunch, Drury University, Findlay Student Center, Room 204

*Unit meetings are not held in the months of December, June, July, or August.

General meetings: At least three general membership meetings are held throughout the year. All members are invited. Topics are determined by the board.

Summer Sounding Board: Third Saturday, June, July and August, 9:30 am. Locations to be announced.

Public forums: Candidate and ballot issue forums are scheduled during election season.

Annual meeting: In May, League members gather for a business meeting to elect officers and board members, determine issue priorities for the coming year and review finances.

Special events: Voter registration, naturalization ceremonies, Women's Equality Day.