Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Meeting

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. We also post other pertinent events and meetings in the calendar.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, September 28, 2017
7-8:30pm
NC A&T Campus 1601 East Market Street McNair Building, Room 240 Greensboro, NC What Does the City Council Do and Why Should I Care and Vote?. Explanation of what City Council does vs. County Commissioners. Panel discussion with former mayors Keith Holliday and Robbie Perkins highlighting how the city changed during their respective times as mayor. Amy Murphy, community activist, will explain how anyone can make a difference in our City. City Council candidates are invited. Sponsored by The League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad in collaboration with NC A&T.
Saturday, September 30, 2017
6:30-8:30pm
NC A&T Campus 1601 East Market Street McNair Building, Room 240 Greensboro Who Should I Vote For Forum. Mayoral, At large, and District 1 & 2 candidates, presented in collaboration with Common Cause
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
11:15am
Deep Roots Market Community Room, 600 North Eugene Street Fair Elections Roundtable Monthly Meeting. Please join us for discussion of current issues and action steps around fair elections. Members and nonmembers welcome. Please submit any questions about the Fair Elections Roundtable to Andy Stern, westwingboy@hotmail.com.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
11:30am-1:30pm
Hampshire Condominiums, 1101 North Elm St., ground floor meeting room Immigration Roundtable Bimonthly Meeting. Please join us for discussion of current issues and action steps surrounding immigration. Members and nonmembers welcome. Please submit any questions about the Immigration Roundtable to Whitney Vanderwerff, whitvander1@gmail.com.
Thursday, October 5, 2017
4-5:00pm
YWCA
1807 East Wendover Avenue
Board room, second floor
Greensboro
Environment Roundtable Monthly Meeting. Our guest presenter will be Mike Borchers, Assistant Director of Water Resources. The topic for discussion will be Gen X chemicals in the water supply at the coast and fluorinated compounds in our own water supply. The meeting will begin promptly at 4:00. Everyone is invited to join us. Please submit any questions about the Environment Roundtable to Dick Feulner, dfeulner@triad.rr.com.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
 
  Greensboro Municipal Primary.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
7-8:30pm
UNCG Campus Alumni House Virginia Dare Room, 404 College Avenue Greensboro, NC What Does the City Council Do and Why Should I Care and Vote?. Explanation of what City Council does vs. County Commissioners. Panel discussion with former mayors Carolyn Allen and Robbie Perkins highlighting how the city changed during their respective times as mayor. Amy Murphy, community activist, will explain how anyone can make a difference in our City. City Council candidates are invited. Sponsored by The League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad in collaboration with NC A&T.
Monday, October 16, 2017
6:30pm
Central Library
219 North Church Street
Greensboro
District Candidate Forum. Sponsored by Greensboro Neighborhood Congress
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
12noon-1:30pm
First Baptist Church,
1000 West Friendly Avenue,
Greensboro, NC
Lunch With the League: Greensboro City Council Candidate Forum. Moderator Bill O'Neill 12-1pm: Mayoral Candidates & At Large Candidates 1-1:30pm & District Candidates in 5 breakout sessions (Doors open at 11:30)
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
11:30am-1:30pm
Hampshire Condominiums, 1101 North Elm St., ground floor meeting room Immigration Roundtable Bimonthly Meeting. Please join us for discussion of current issues and action steps surrounding immigration. Members and nonmembers welcome. Please submit any questions about the Immigration Roundtable to Whitney Vanderwerff, whitvander1@gmail.com.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
6:30-8:30pm
Central Library
219 North Church Street
Greensboro
At Large Candidates Forum. Sponsored by Greensboro Neighborhood Congress
Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:30-7pm
Revolution Mill, 1000 Revolution Mill Road, Greensboro, 1000 Building and outside Greensboro City Council Community Candidate Forum. All Candidates, Sponsored by: Action Greensboro, Code for Greensboro, Greensboro Chamber of Commerce, Greensboro Jaycees, Greensboro Realtors Association, League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad, Onward, Revolution Mill, SynerG Greensboro, TREBIC, Greensboro Realtors, Apartment Association, NAIO
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
 
  Greensboro Municipal Election.