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Calendar of League Events

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, June 10, 2017
8:30 am - 3 pm
Dover Downs Hotel
1131 N. DuPont Highway
Dover, DE 19901
LWVDE BIENNIAL CONVENTION "Come Together to Make a Difference: Be Part of the Solution". Hear exciting speakers, and influence the work of the state League for the next two years. See "What's New?" page for details.
Monday, June 12, 2017
1:30-3:30 pm
Home of Pat Todd. Email her at ptoddwilm@aol.com for directions. ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEE meeting. The monthly meeting of this group will discuss pending statewide legislation, and an update on the Price on Carbon position.
Friday, June 16, 2017
10 am-12 pm
Home of Jane Dilley. Email her at jadilley@udel.edu for directions. LAND USE/TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE meeting. This monthly meeting of the Land Use/Transportation Committee will include an update on HB 190 (the bill which will gut the Coastal Zone Act if passed), the orphanage property, the Briar Creek annexation, as well as HB 144, HB 161, HB 185, SB 20. An update on bicycle/pedestrian signage from DelDOT will also be provided.
Monday, June 19, 2017
1:30-3:30 pm
Newark Free Library
750 Library Ave.
Newark, DE 19711
MONDAY GREAT DECISIONS GROUP meeting. The group will discuss "The Geopolitics of Energy." As usual, many of the group will meet beforehand for lunch at Skipjack, The Shoppes of Louviers, 401 Louviers Dr., Newark, DE 19711. Please call Vicky Kleinman at 731-4950 if you're interested in the lunch.
Monday, June 19, 2017
6:30-9:30 pm
Panera Bread
3650 Kirkwood Hwy.
Wilmington, DE 19808
NEW CASTLE COUNTY BOARD Meeting. This is the monthly meeting of the New Castle County Board of Directors.
Monday, June 26, 2017
11:30-1 pm
Michaels Restaurant
1000 Churchman's Rd.
Newark, DE 19713
HOT TOPIC: UPDATE OF LEGISLATION IN DELAWARE'S 149th GENERAL ASSEMBLY. LWV volunteer lobbyists and committee chairs will discuss a wide range of bills covering government, the coastal zone, health, elections, the environment, justice, etc. Our lunch falls in the last week of the current legislative session and much depends on the state budget shortfall.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
9:30 am - 12 noon
Legislative Hall
411 Legislative Ave.
Dover, DE 19901
ADVOCACY CORPS Meeting. This meeting will review the wins and losses of the past legislative session, and discuss ongoing strategy. Contact Committee Chair Sandy Spence for details (302-841-2882). A social tea at a nearby restaurant will follow the meeting.
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