Making Democracy Work

Calendar of League Events

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, November 17, 2018
1-3pm
The Greene Turtle
425 Stanton Christiana Rd
Newark, DE 19713
TED Talk - How Urban Spaces Can Preserve History and Breed Community. Walter Hood, a landscape architect, is inspirational in his sharing of his projects that illuminate shared memories and force us to look at one another in a different way. Christiana Greene Turtle; order from the regular menu as desired.
Monday, November 19, 2018
1:30-3:30pm
Newark Free Library
750 Library Ave.
Newark, DE 19711
GREAT DECISIONS - Global Health. The group will discuss the topic "Global health: progress and challenges." As usual, many of the group will meet beforehand for lunch at Skipjack, The Shoppes of Louviers, 401 Louviers Dr., Newark, DE 19711. Contact Flo Waibel for information.
Monday, November 19, 2018
6:30-8pm
First Unitarian Church
730 Halstead Rd
Wilmington, DE 19803
Debate Livestream - American Promise. APA DE will host a livestream of a Philadephia debate between American Promise's founder Jeff Clements and Bradley Smith of the Institute for Free Speech, addressing the question "Should we amend the Constitution to authorize political spending limits?" Dean Smolla of Widener Law school will moderate a discussion among local attendees afterward.
Monday, November 26, 2018
11:30am-1pm
Michaels Restaurant
1000 Churchman's Rd
Newark, DE 19713
HOT TOPIC LUNCH - Delaware LLC's. Nick Wasileski of DelCOG (Delaware Coalition for Open Government) will speak. $15 buffet lunch; RSVP to the Office Manager. The public is cordially invited to attend.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
5:30-7:45pm
DSU MLK Student Center, RTE 13 Dover, DE. LWVDE Board Meeting. Board meeting for the Delaware state-level combined League and Ed Fund. RSVP to Joann Hasse.
Monday, December 3, 2018
5:30-8:30pm
Ed Oliver Golf Club
800 N. DuPont Rd
Wilmington, DE 19807
Elected Officials Reception. LWVNCC joins with the Delaware Coalition for Open Government at the Ed Oliver Golf Club on Monday, December 3, to greet the Delaware officials elected on Nov 6 and enjoy some refreshments (Hors d'oeuvres and Cash Bar). Open to the public. Cost: $3 at the door.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
 
Festival Buffet at Dover Downs
1131 N Dupont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901
STATEWIDE LEAGUES HOLIDAY LUNCHEON. Our annual chance to get together with our friends from Kent and Sussex county Leagues, following the Advocacy Corps meeting on Dec 5th. SAVE THE DATE! Details to be announced soon.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
9:30am-noon
Legislative Hall
411 Legislative Ave
Dover, DE 19901
LWVDE ADVOCACY CORPS Meeting. For details or to attend, contact committee chair Sandy Spence or our Office Manager.
Thursday, December 6, 2018
 
UD's Clayton Hall
Newark, DE
New Citizen Naturalization Ceremony. Naturalization Proceedings for the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware. Contact Lorraine Botticelli if you'd like to help distribute welcome packets at the ceremony.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
11am-1pm
Lemon Leaf Café
2 North Main St
Smyrna, DE 19977
LWVDE ELECTIONS COMMITTEE meeting. 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, January 7, 2019
6:30-8:30pm
Immanuel Church, Highlands
2400 W 17th Street
Wilmington, DE 19806
LWVNCC BOARD MEETING. Next meeting of the League of Women Voters of New Castle County Board of Directors. Community Room of Immanuel Highlands Church. (There is no LWVNCC board meeting scheduled for December 2018)
Thursday, January 17, 2019
evening
New Castle County (pub location TBD) MEET & GREET - New Members and Friends. New and old League members and friends are invited to a casual social gathering. This is a perfect time to find out more about the League and meet our members. SAVE THE DATE - details to follow.
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