Making Democracy Work

Calendar of League Events

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, January 19, 2019-Monday, January 21, 2019
(various)
(various) Community Activities for MLK Day. Look on our What's New page for a roundup of community activities surrounding MLK Day and the preceding weekend... including a Women's March in Newark, a day of service cleaning the Hope Dining Room, a "Reflections from the Birmingham Jail" program, and more.
Saturday, January 19, 2019
1-3pm
Kay's Home
(Newark area)
TED DISCUSSION - Privilege. Our LWVNCC TEDsters and friends will watch and discuss Lillian Medville's 2017 TEDx BeaconStreet talk "Your Privilege is Showing," recommended by League leadership as a means to prompt some new thinking regarding inclusivity. Join us to start a conversation! Contact Kay Palmer for details.
Monday, January 28, 2019
11:30am-1pm
Michaels Restaurant
1000 Churchman's Rd
Newark, DE 19713
HOT TOPIC LUNCH - Smart Justice. Our January "Hot Topic" is the ACLU Campaign for Smart Justice. $15 buffet lunch; RSVP to the Office Manager. The public is cordially invited to attend.
Monday, February 4, 2019
6:30-8:30pm
Immanuel Church, Highlands
2400 W 17th Street
Wilmington, DE 19806
LWVNCC BOARD MEETING. Regular 1st Monday meeting of the League of Women Voters of New Castle County Board of Directors. Community Room of Immanuel Highlands Church.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
11am-1pm
Lemon Leaf Café
2 North Main St
Smyrna, DE 19977
ELECTIONS COMMITTEE meeting. Regular 1st Tuesday meeting of the LWV state advocacy sub-committee covering voting and elections in Delaware. If you are interested in voting/elections legislation and lobbying, contact Letty Diswood for details.
Monday, February 11, 2019
1:30-3:30pm
Newark Free Library
750 Library Ave.
Newark, DE 19711
GREAT DECISIONS - Refugees. The group will discuss the topic "Refugees and Global Migration." Optional lunch beforehand at Skipjack, The Shoppes of Louviers, 401 Louviers Dr, Newark. Contact Flo Waibel.
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
9:30am-noon
Tatnall Building
150 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd S
Dover, DE 19901
LWVDE ADVOCACY CORPS Meeting. Regular 2nd Wednesday meeting of the LWVDE Advocacy Corps (legislative lobby group) in Dover. For details or to attend, contact Advocacy Chair Sandy Spence.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
6:30pm
Newark Senior Center
200 White Chapel Dr.
Newark DE, 19713
NEWARK CANDIDATES FORUM. Save the date! Candidates for Mayor and Council Districts 1, 2 and 4 in all contested elections will be invited to participate in the Q & A event open to the public. Election is Tuesday April 9, 2019.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
11am-3pm
Legislative Hall
411 Legislative Ave
Dover, DE 19901
Table Event at Legislative Hall. The Advocacy Corps will have a table in the second floor lobby of Legislative Hall where we will provide information about our 2019 legislative priorities.
Thursday, March 28, 2019
8:30am-2:30pm
The Outlook at Duncan Center
500 W. Loockerman St
Dover, DE 19904
LEAGUE DAY IN DOVER 2019. Morning program, lunch with legislators, and then afternoon at Legislative Hall. Two focus areas: Voting & Elections (Early Voting, National Popular Vote), and Environment (Clean Water, Renewable Energy) Save the date!
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