Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
12pm (doors open at 11:45am)
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch With the League: Campaign Finance Reform. Speaker: Melissa Price Kromm, Director of the North Carolina Voters for Clean Elections. Title: "Our State Has Been Bought; Let's Take It Back"

Program is free. Lunch is $10.00 and reservations are necessary. Contact Sara White at 336-294-6156 or sara.white@mindspring.com.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
12pm (doors open at 11:45am)
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch With the League:"WE ARE READY - Connecting the LWVPT to the NC and US Leagues". Mary Klenz, a member of the Charlotte/Mecklenburg League and the national League board will speak. Program is free. Lunch is $10.00 and reservations are necessary. Contact Sara White at 336-294-6156 or sara.white@mindspring.com.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
12pm (doors open at 11:45am)
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch With the League: Environmental Roundtable Program. Program is free. Lunch is $10.00 and reservations are necessary. Contact Sara White at 336-294-6156 or sara.white@mindspring.com.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
1-2:30pm
Roe Library
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
LWVPT Campaign Finance Reform Roundtable & Coalition Partners. Discuss research findings on local campaign finance reporting. Make plans for actions supporting campaign finance reform.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
7-9:00pm
Congregational United Church of Christ, 400 Radiance Drive (off Friendly), Greensboro, 27403 map Keep "Public" in Public Education. Speaker: Page McCullough of Public Schools First North Carolina

Discussion:

What are the pros and cons of using public tax dollars to fund private schools?
How do vouchers and charter schools impact the future of public education?

Contacts: Dot Kearns, dotkendall@aol.com or Margaret Arbuckle, GEA@gGuilford EducationAlliance.org

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
7:00 p.m.
Greensboro Historical Museum
130 Summit Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27401
Gerrymandering. Free screening of the movie, "Gerrymandering", sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad and The North Carolina Center for Voter Education.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
5:30 p.m.
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Annual Meeting. Wine and cheese starting at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6 p.m. and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Reservations are due by May 14 to sara.white@mindspring.com or 294-6156.
Friday, May 31, 2013
all day
Charlotte, NC LWVNC Annual Convention + May 31 + June 2.
Monday, June 3, 2013
2:15pm
Parking Lot of
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Moral Monday Carpool. Moral Monday Carpool. Carpool to the capital to participate in the Moral Monday demonstration. Depart at 3:30pm, arrive in front of the capital building at around 5:00pm. Depart Raleigh as the demonstration ends, ~7:00pm.
Thursday, June 6, 2013
5:30-7:00pm
Nussbaum Room
Greensboro Central Library
219 N. Church Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Town Hall Meeting in Greensboro hosted by Representative Pricey Harrison. Representative Harrison will be sharing information regarding the budget and tax reform measures, discussing current legislation, and hearing the concerns and questions from all interested citizens.
Thursday, June 6, 2013
6:30pm
Guilford County Democratic Party Headquarters
Suite 110
Wrightsville Building
2300 W. Meadowview Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27407
All Politics is Local - Campaign Finance Reform in Guilford County. The Supreme Court's "Citizens United" decision on campaign financing hits close to home as we enter the campaign season for our local municipal elections. What irregularities have been uncovered in recent local election finance reports and what can we do to "follow the money" in our upcoming elections? Come hear Walter Salinger, co- chair of the Campaign Finance Reform Roundtable of the League of Women Voters and the Campaign Finance Reform Coalition, explain local campaign financing issues and how we can support campaign finance reform. Elaine Ostrowski (tel 292 2690, cell 707 3127)
Thursday, June 6, 2013
7-9:00pm
Peeler Recreation Center
1300 Sykes Ave
Greensboro, NC 27405
Concerned Citizens of Greensboro. Representative Harrison will be sharing information regarding the budget and tax reform measures, discussing current legislation, and hearing the concerns and questions from all interested citizens.
Monday, June 10, 2013
3:30pm
Parking lot,
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Moral Monday Carpool. Carpool to the capital to participate in the Moral Monday demonstration. Depart at 3:30pm, arrive in front of the capital building at around 5:00pm. Depart Raleigh as the demonstration ends, ~7:00pm.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
10-11:30am
Roe Library
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
New and Prospective Member Orientation.
Thursday, June 20, 2013
11am-1pm
Parlor
St Barnabas' Episcopal Church
1300 Jefferson Rd
Greensboro, NC 27410
Training Session, League Easy Web (LEW).
Thursday, June 20, 2013
4-5:30pm
Deep Roots Market
600 N. Eugene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Environmental Roundtable Meeting.
Thursday, June 20, 2013
7- 9:30 pm
3526 Primrose Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27408
Get Covered Guilford -LWVPT. Members of our roundtable will gather at 7 pm for fellowship and snacks before the formal program which begins at 8 Limited seating so please RSVP to hrt@lwvpt.org if you can come.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
1-2:30 pm
Roe Library
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
LVWPT Member & Prospective Member Orientation. Come and learn about the work of the League and how you can engage as your time and interests allow!
Monday, July 15, 2013
11 am to 1 pm
Women's Hosptial
Classroom in the Education Wing
Greensboro. NC
NC Health Marketplace: the latest developments. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

Get ready for October 1 when the health exchanges come on line.

Bring your own brown bag lunch. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided generously by our partner, Cone Health Foundation.

Saturday, July 20, 2013
10 AM - 4 PM, Registration at 9:30
Bennett College
Global Learning Center
Greensboro, NC
NC Women Matter Training Conference. Details and registration information.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
4 p.m.
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
1300 Jefferson Road
Greensboro, NC
Voter Protection Round Table. First meeting. Contact Gloria Harris, vrp@lwvpt.org, for more information.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
10 am
Deep Roots Market, Meeting Room
600 North Eugene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Environment Roundtable Partnerships Committee. Meeting Canceled
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
5:30-7 pm
The Hampshire Conference Room
1101 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC
27401
LVWPT Member & Prospective Member Orientation. Come and learn about the work of the League and how you can engage as your time and interests allow!
Thursday, August 15, 2013
4-5:30pm
Deep Roots Market, Meeting Room
600 North Eugene St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Environment Roundtable. This will be a monthly meeting for this group. We are planning a presentation on the NC Sustainability Energy Association ordinance for the state. You may go to http://www.energync.org for information on this organization. We will be hearing from Frank Park, Guilford County Planning and Development, and Hazel Landers, Sierra Club.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
4-10pm
Council Chamber
Melvin Municipal Office Building
300 W. Washington St.
Greensboro, North Carolina, 27401
POSTPONED! Introduction of Resolution before the Greensboro City Council. To give the LWVPT Campaign Finance Roundtable more time to explain the rationale behind our Resolution Concerning Transparency and Timeliness in Reporting Electoral Campaign Finances, we have asked the Sponsor, Councilwoman Nancy Hoffman to postpone the introduction of the Resolution September 3rd instead of August 20!
Friday, August 23, 2013
1:45 pm
L. Richardson Preyer Courthouse
W. Market St.
Greensboro, NC
Register new citizens to vote. The LWVPT needs four more people to help with voter registration after the naturalization ceremony at 2 p.m. Contact Trudy Whitacre to help. See your email message with her contact information or send a message to lwvptmail@gmail.com.
Sunday, August 25, 2013
4 pm - 5:15 pm
First Friends Meeting
2100 West Friendly Ave.
Greensboro, NC
Prayer Vigil for Humane Immigration Reform. Urge NC members of Congress to enact fair and humane immigration reform. Show your support for family unity, worker's rights and a strong economy.
Monday, August 26, 2013
3:30-5:00pm
Café in the Fisher Avenue Annex
of the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
215 W. Fisher Street
Greensboro, NC 27401


Cafe entrance is through the Sacred Garden Book Shop.
Meeting of the Board of the League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
5 pm
Corner of South Elm and Lee Street
Greensboro
Forward Together Movement. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, there will be 13 rallies across the state to bring light on the unconstitutional and immoral acts of the General Assembly. The focus is on demanding our Congress People renew section 4 of the Voting Rights Act.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
1:00-2:3pm
Roe Library
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 N. Greene Street, Greensboro, NC 27401
LWVPT Campaign Finance Reform Roundtable & Coalition Partners. Meet with Mr. Charlie Collicutt, Director of Elections, Guilford County Board of Elections. Discuss new research findings on local campaign finance reporting. Make plans for actions supporting campaign finance reform.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
noon
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Meeting Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
Lunch with the League. First lunch of the year! Lunch will be $11 this year for those who choose to eat. The meeting will be a Mayoral Candidate Forum with all 3 candidates, Robbie Perkins, Nancy Vaughan and George Hartzman.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
7pm
Presbyterian Church of the Cross
1810 Phillips Ave.
Greensboro, NC 27405
Urban Garden Group. This group is a work group interested in growing vegetables and fruits for the use of citizens of northeast Greensboro. It is an offshoot of Concerned Citizens of Northeast Greensboro and the Renaissance Community Cooperative.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
7pm
Democratic Party Headquarters
2300 W. Meadowview Road, Suite 110
(Wrightsville Building)
Greenboro
Candidate Forum.
Thursday, September 19, 2013
4pm
Deep Roots Meeting Room
Greensboro, NC
600 North Eugene St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Environmental Roundtable. Monthly meeting
Thursday, September 19, 2013
7pm
New Garden Friends Meeting
801 New Garden Rd
Greensboro, NC 27410
NC's New Voter Law. Linda Sutton of Democracy NC will be presenting information on the recent changes in our voter laws with the passage of HB589. The Voter Protection Roundtable invites all interested in the significance of this new law to attend.
Saturday, September 21, 2013
9am-12pm
Various lakes, creeks and streams in Greensboro Big Sweep. Greensboro Beautiful is sponsoring this year's Big Sweep as part of NC Big Sweep Waterway Litter Pickup. For more information go to http://greensborobeautiful.org/cleanups/bigsweep.php.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
10-4:00pm
Carolina Postal Credit Union
4817 W Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27407
National Voter Registration Day. National Voter Registration Day: Voter Protection Roundtable in partnership with Carolina Postal Credit Union voter registration drive.
Saturday, September 28, 2013
9:30 - noon
Shiloh Baptist Church
1210 S Eugene St
Greensboro, NC 27406
What Does the City Council Do and, Why Should I Care?. Greensboro Stays Organized is sponsoring a civic educational event on the responsibilities of the Greensboro City Council. Goldie Wells, Keith Holliday and Yvonne Johnson will explain: what the Council has done, what it is doing and why you should care.

Check in at 9:30. Program 10-noon.

Saturday, September 28, 2013
1-5 pm
F.D. Bluford Library
NC A&T Campus
1601 E. Market St.
Greensboro
Canvassing about the Affordable Care Act. Learn first and then canvass. Food and drinks will be provided. Participants will learn a great deal about the law and how to canvass. All we ask is that volunteers bring a smile, comfy shoes and be ready to go knock on some doors.

Health Roundtable

Monday, September 30, 2013
7 pm
Laughlin Memorial Church
1417 Huffine Mill Road
Greensboro
Citzens for Economic and Environmental Justincei. Environmental Roundtable
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
8 am - 5pm
Board of Elections Last day to request and absentee ballot for the Oct 8 primary.. For more information, consult the Board of Elections website. Only some municipalities and towns have elections this year.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
3-5 pm
Reservations required so call 691-9521 or email audra@greensborohousingcoalition.com Greensboro Housing Coalition 10th Annual Healthy Homes Bus Tour. Environmental Roundtable
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
7-8:30 pm
Congregational United Church of Christ
400 W Radiance Dr
Greensboro, NC 27403
End Gerrymandering in North Carolina. Find out what "We, the people" can do. Join the discussion. Speakers: Doug Dickerson, Director, AARP-North Carolina and Jo Nicholas, North Carolina League of Women Voters.

Sponsored by NC Coalition for Lobbying and Government Reform.

For more information call 919-833-0092 or email j.pinsky@nclobbyreform.org

Thursday, October 3, 2013
5-8 pm
Women's Hospital Education Center, Classroom 4,
Green Valley and Lendew Streets,
Greensboro, NC.
Training for upcoming activities related to enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Dinner reservation required by noon Friday, September 27 to brattonts@gmail.com

Health Roundtable

Thursday, October 3, 2013
6-8 pm
UNCG Campus
Alumni House
Virginia-Dare Room
Greensboro
Greensboro Municipal Candidate Forum. This forum is a digitally interactive event.

The forum will consist of question and answer sessions, discussions on various topics, and community updates. Questions may be submitted in advance via email at alumni@uncg.edu or via UNCG Alumni Association's Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/uncgalumni) and Twitter (@uncgalumni). (Please use hash tag #UNCGForum.)

Tuesday, October 8, 2013
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Polling places in Greensboro and townships Municipal Election Primary. Primary for some districts and mayor in Greensboro. Other towns in Guilford County may also have primaries.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
6:30pm
Greensboro Central Library
Nussbaum Room
219 N Church St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Municipal At-Large Candidate Forum.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
6:30 pm
Greensboro Central Library
Nussbaum Room
Greensboro
Candidate Forum. At large candidates for city council
Saturday, October 12, 2013
8:30am-3:00pm
Richardson-Taylor Preserve Trail Building. Completing the Richardson-Taylor trail with BBQ lunch provided. Come when you can. Contact Laura Peoples at lauralpeoples@gmail.com.
Saturday, October 12, 2013
10:00am -2:00 pm
Beloved Community Center
417 Arlington St
Greensboro
Greensboro Voting Voices Canvassing.
Monday, October 14, 2013
6:30pm
West Market Street United Methodist Church
Fellowship Hall
302 W Market St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Municipal Mayoral Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
noon (doors open at 11:45)
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch with the League. In a particularly timely talk after the recent passage of North Carolina's anti-voting monster law, and just before municipal elections, Bob Hall, Executive Director of Democracy NC will speak on "What's Next for Voting in NC?"
Thursday, October 17, 2013
4 pm
Deep Roots, 600 N Eugene St, Greensboro Environment Roundtable. Kyle Laird will be presenting on PART, Greensboro Infrastructure and Piedmont Together.
Saturday, October 19, 2013
10am-12pm, 11am-1pm, 12-2pm, 2-4pm
Food Lion
2316 E. Market St.
Greensboro, NC 27420
Get Covered America CommunityTabling. Help insure the Healthcare Marketplace is a success. RSVP to alewis@enrollamerica.org.
Saturday, October 19, 2013
10 am
Beloved Community, 417 Arlington St, Greensboro GOTV Canvass. Come and help GOTV for Greensboro Elections.
Saturday, October 19, 2013
3-4pm
F.D. Bluford Library
1601 E. Market St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Get Covered America Data Entry Training Session. Make a big difference in the campaign through data entry. Learn how to enter.
Sunday, October 20, 2013
1-2pm, 2-3pm, 3-4pm
Food Lion
120 W. Meadowview Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27406
Get Covered America Community Tabling. Help spread awareness about the benefits of being insured. RSVP to alewis@enrollamerica.org.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
6:30pm
Greensboro Central Library
Nussbaum Room
219 N Church St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Municipal District Candidate Forum.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
7 pm
Temple Emanuel
1129 Jefferson Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
Candidate Forum. Mayor and District 4
Saturday, October 26, 2013
9am-12pm
Women's Hospital
801 Green Valley Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27408
Training for upcoming activities related to enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Learn about the Healthcare Marketplace, Enroll America, and get training for the LWVPT's Speakers Bureau. Brreakfast provided. Send in your registration by October 23 by emailing brattonts@gmail.com.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
10am-2pm
Walgreens Pharmacy Med Toss. Dispose of old and unused medicine to help protect families and the environment. Learn more by visiting http://www.SMARxTdisposal.net.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
12 - 1 pm
Women's Hospital Education Center. 801 Green Valley Road, Greensboro, NC 27408. Health Roundtable Meeting.. Short meeting of the Health roundtable following the training session. See training announcement in the calendar.
Monday, October 28, 2013
6 p.m.
Pleasant Garden Fire Dept., 4814 Pleasant Garden Rd Guilford County Open Spaces Program Trails Meeting. Public input on trails.
Monday, October 28, 2013
6:30 p.m.
Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, 1420 Price Park Dr. "The Island President". League of Conservation Voters Documentary Screening. Contact Graham at gkellylcv@gmail.com with any questions.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
4:00pm
  UNCG. Walk To The Polls with UNCG students from Elliot University Center to the Board of Election on West Market Street.Contact Dylan Frick at dnfrick@uncg.edu
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
7 pm
Nanoschool of Science and Technology
2901 E. Lee St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Greensboro Economic Partnership. Candidate Meet and Mingle
Saturday, November 2, 2013
8am
Hamilton Lakes and Holt's Chapel Road communities NeighborWoods Tree Planting. Greensboro Beautiful Inc.'s 2013 NeighborWoods Tree Planting. Call Greensboro Beautiful at 373-2199.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
6:30am-7:30pm
Polling places in Greensboro and townships Municipal Election.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
1-2:30pm
Café in the Fisher Avenue Annex
of the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
215 W. Fisher Street
Greensboro, NC 27401


Cafe entrance is through the Sacred Garden Book Shop.
LWVPT Campaign Finance Reform Roundtable & Coalition Partners.. Planning for programmatic actions in support of Campaign Finance Reform in the Piedmont Triad.
Saturday, November 9, 2013
8:30 a.m.-time suitable for you
Plainfield Rd., 1 mile west of Church St. Guilford County Open Spaces Trail Building. Trailhead for Richardson/Taylor Preserve. For information email Alex at rashton@co.guilford.nc.us.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
noon (doors open at 11:45)
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Meeting Room
607 N. Greene St. Greensboro
Crisis at the Southern Border. Why Is There a Crisis at the U.S. Mexican Border? What Is the Cost in Economic and Humanitarian Terms? What Does It Really Mean When We Hear that the Border Should Be Further Militarized? What Does This Have To Do With Our Community?

A panel will discuss these issues and show video clips.

Lunch (optional) is $11.00. Please bring exact cash or a pre-written check made out to LWVPT. Make reservations with Sara White (294-6156 or sara.white@mindspring.com by November 13) . Let her know if you want a vegetarian meal.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Noon
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Public Schools Under Attack. Hear a special public education expert speak about the impact of the 2013 state budget on public schools and engage in a dialogue on how our organizations can support the Constitutional right of every child in NC to a quality educational experience. Join with the Women's Forum, the League of Women Voters, and Public Schools First to address the issue of how our schools are being undermined through negative publicity in spite of the gains achieved in the past few years.

Rodney Ellis, State NCEA President, and Karey Harwood, Public Schools First NC, will respond to the presentation. Participants may submit questions to the speaker and panelists.

Register by December 11 at http://lwvpt.org/education.html

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
noon (doors open at 11:45)
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch with the League. New Year, New Insights: The Affordable Care Act. Panel discussion with time and opportunity for questions.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
4 p.m.
Deep Roots Market
600 N Eugene St, Greensboro
Environmental Roundtable Monthly Meeting. The meetings have been switched to the FOURTH Thursdays of the month
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
1:00p,
Conference Room in the Fisher Avenue Annex
of the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
215 W. Fisher Street
Greensboro, NC 27401


Entrance is through the Sacred Garden Book Shop.
LWVPT Campaign Finance Reform Roundtable & Coalition Partners. In preparation for our Lunch With the League event (Tuesday, February 18, 2014), we will create a one page document that will inform audience members of our action plans and ask them undertake specific actions that support our work. We will distribute the document at our upcoming Lunch With the League event.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
6 p.m.
Guilford County Public Schools building, 712 N. Eugene St. Greensboro, NC What will the BofE decide?. The Board of Education may vote on whether or not to follow state law recommending 25% of teachers for 4 year contracts and extra money. State law was changed in 2013.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
12pm (doors open at 11:45am)
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch with the League: Campaign Finance Reform. Speaker: Mark Kleinschmidt, Mayor of the Town of Chapel Hill. Title: "Can Voter Owned Elections Save Democracy from Dark Money?"

Program is free. Lunch is $11.00. Reservations are necessary with or without lunch. For reservations, contact Sara White at 336-294-6156 or sara.white@mindspring.com.

Thursday, February 27, 2014
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
The Elkan Center, Surry Community College, 1463 N Bridge Street, Elkin, N.C. Voter Education. This is a non-partisan event sponsored by Democracy NC of the Yadkin Valley. Learn new voting requirements. Make sure you can vote. Make sure others can vote.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
noon (doors open at 11:45)
Holy Trinity Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St
Greensboro, NC
Lunch with the League. Hear Alan Duncan, chair of the Guilford County Board of Education and Todd Warren, teacher and parent in the Guilford County Schools.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
4-5:30pm
Deep Roots Meeting Room
600 N. Eugene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Environment Roundtable. This meeting will primarily be about firming up plans for the Lunch with the League on April 15, 2014.
Monday, March 31, 2014
11:15am-1:30pm
631 East Florida St.
Greensboro, NC 27406
Voter Registration Drive. In collaboration with Trinity A.M.E. Church, the Voter Registration Roundtable is doing a voter registration drive. Please contact Gloria Harris at vrp@lwvpt.org to volunteer.
Friday, April 11, 2014
5 p.m.
Board of Elections in your county Deadline to Register to VOTE in the May 6 Primary. You may get a voter registration form at a public library or the Board of Elections, the DMV when you renew or get your drivers license. Complete it and take it to the Board of Elections. Call your county board to see what other documents you may need. You may use the voter registration form to change your address or your name.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
11:45am-1pm
Holy Trinity Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch With The League. Jobs vs the Environment?

Representative Pricey Harrison and Dr. Andrew Brod will present data and options. There will be time for questions and we encourage you to bring yours with you.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
10 am
Elliott University Center Auditorium, UNCG campus. Park in the Walker Street deck. General Assembly Study Committee on the Affordable Care Act. There are 500 seats in the auditorium and we hope to fill them with ACA supporters. Wear your League button.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
6 - 8 p.m.
Smith Building

GTCC Jamestown Campus
Candidate Forum. Pre-primary candidate forum for NC House Districts 57, 58, 60 and NC Senate District 28.

Candidates for the NC Supreme Court Seat held by Robin Hudson will be invited to make a statement and set up a table to greet people before and after the event.

Co-sponsored by Guilford County Association of Educators, League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad, Greensboro NAACP, North Carolina State AFL-CIO, League of Conservation Voters, Guilford Stays Organized and Beloved Community Center.

Saturday, May 3, 2014
9am-3pm
McKimmon Center (NC State)
Raleigh, NC
Public Schools First NC Conference. Attendance is free, but registration is required. The keynote speaker is David Kirp, author of the book we referenced at our last Lunch with the League. The book is IMPROBABLE SCHOLARS; The Rebirth of a Great American School System and a Strategy for American Schools. Kirp was awarded the American Educational Research Association's 2014  "Award for Outstanding Book."

Registration

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
6:30 am to 7:30 pm
Polling places in your county. Primary Election.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
1:00pm
Conference Room in the Fisher Avenue Annex
of the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
215 W. Fisher Street
Greensboro, NC 27401


Entrance is through the Sacred Garden Book Shop.
LWVPT Campaign Finance Reform Roundtable & Coalition Partners.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
6:30 pm
Jamestown Town Council Chambers
310 E. Main St.
Jamestown, NC
Take it to Raleigh. Talk to the Guilford County General Assembly members before the short session begins.
Monday, May 19, 2014
 
Raleigh, NC

Car pools from Greensboro will be formed.
Moral Monday Number 1, Short Session. Information is on the Facebook page.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
5:30 pm
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
LWVPT Annual Meeting. The annual meeting is for members only..
Friday, July 11, 2014
2 p.m.
Guilford County Board of Elections
301 W. Market St
Greensboro
Guilford County Board of Elections meeting. Discussion of early voting plan for 2014.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
10-11:30 a.m.
Roe Library
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
2014 Member Orientation. Learn about the League, local and national. Open to all new or prospective members and any members who wish to attend.

Learn about the round tables of the LWVPT: Fair Elections, Environment, Health, Immigration Reform, Public Education, and Voting Rights Protection.

RSVP to membership@lwvpt.org

Monday, August 4, 2014
3:30 pm
Sacred Garden Bookstore
(behind Holy Trinity Episcopal Church)
Board Meeting.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Roe Library
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
2014 Member Orientation. 2014 Member Orientation. Learn about the League, local and national. Open to all new or prospective members and any members who wish to attend. Learn about the round tables of the LWVPT: Fair Elections, Environment, Health, Immigration Reform, Public Education, and Voting Rights Protection.

RSVP to membership@lwvpt.org

Thursday, August 28, 2014
6:40 pm
Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library
1420 Price Park Road
Greensboro, NC
World Water Week Panel. The Environmental Roundtable will meet briefly just before the panel starts. This short meeting and panel replaces our usual 4th Thursday meeting.

The Water Week panel consists of four experts including James Salzman author of Drinking Water: A History.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
3:30 pm
Sacred Garden BookStore
(behind Holy Trinity Church)
Board Meeting.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
5:30- 7:00 p.m.
The Hampshire Conference Room (Carolina Street Entrance)
1101 N. Elm Street
Greensboro, NC
2014 Member Orientation. 2014 Member Orientation. Learn about the League, local and national. Open to all new or prospective members and any members who wish to attend. Learn about the round tables of the LWVPT: Fair Elections, Environment, Health, Immigration Reform, Public Education, and Voting Rights Protection.

RSVP to membership@lwvpt.org

Friday, September 5, 2014
 
North Carolina Absentee Voting by Mail Begins.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
noon
Change of venue to accommodate more attendees.

Mullin Life Center
First Presbyterian Church
700 Block of N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
(Park in your usual spot and walk a short distance across Fisher to MLC).
Candidate Forum. Candidates for US House of Representatives for District 12 will attend, make statements, answer questions, and bring literature.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
2:30 pm
New Gardem Friends Meeting
801 New Garden Rd.
Greensboro, NC
Update on Education from the General Assembly short session. A panel of experts including Nora Carr, Barbara Frye, Dean Karen Wixson will report and discuss. Another part of the presentation and discussion will focus on the 1/4 cent sales tax referendum on the November 4 ballot.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
11 am to 12:30 pm
Senior Services
2895 Shorefair Dr. NW
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
Voting in North Carolina. What's Changed and What to Know. Free informational program on voting rights, with special emphasis on older and disabled voters.

The League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad is one of the sponsors.

Friday, October 10, 2014
before 5 pm
North Carolina Voter Registration Deadline for the General Election on Nov. 4. This is the last day to register to vote in NC in order to vote early or on Nov. 4. Watch this space for the latest news. The US Appeals Court has ruled against the restriction of register and vote on the same day during early voting. We expect more litigation.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Doors open at 11:45
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch with the League: Fair Elections. Speaker: Jane Pinsky, director of the North Carolina Coalition for Lobbying and Government Reform. Title: What Gerrymandering Is and Why you should care
Thursday, October 23, 2014
8-5
Contact your local board of elections for locations and exact times. Early Voting for the General Election begins.. You may vote early in NC. There is no Sunday early voting. Early voting ends on Nov. 1 at 1PM. After that you will need to vote on election day in your precinct.

Check with your local Board of Elections by phone or online for details.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
6:30 am to 7:30 pm
Polls in NC counties General Election Day. There are many offices on the ballot, including US House of Representatives, US Senate, all NC House Districts, all NC Senate Districts, judges for District, Appeals, and NC Supreme Court.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Noon, doors open at 11:45.
Holy Trinity Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene Street
Greensboro, NC
Humanitarian Crisis: Why Are Children From Central America Coming?. Presentation by Ann Marie Dooley, Immigration attorney, Immigration Rights Roundtable and League member.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
11:15 am-12:30 pm
Deep Roots Market, Meeting Room
600 North Eugene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Fair Elections Roundtable. Regularly Scheduled Monthly (first Wednesday of the month @ 11:15 am) of the Fair Elections Roundtable and its coalition partners.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
4 pm
Deep Roots Community Room Environmental Round Table. Regular monthly meeting. Plan for April meeting.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
7 pm
High Point City Council Chambers, 211 S. Hamilton St. High Point. Delegate Listening Session. Speak to the delegates to the NC General Assembly about topics of interest, in particular, potential city council changes in Greensboro and Medicaid expansion from the state. OR come to listen and support speakers.
Friday, February 6, 2015
12:30 pm
Triad Adult and Pediatric Medicine, 1002 South Eugene St., Greensboro, 27406. Medicaid Expansion Press Conference. Progress NC will be holding a press conference to announce the release of the NC Left Me Out website and to call attention to the study on the economic impact of not expanding Medicaid in NC. Please come and show your support for Medicaid expansion.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
7 pm
Greensboro City Council Chambers, 300 W. Washington St., Greensboro. Delegate Listening Session. Speak to the delegates to the NC General Assembly about topics of interest, in particular, potential city council changes in Greensboro and Medicaid expansion from the state. OR come to listen and support speakers
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Noon, doors open at 11:45.
Holy Trinity Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene Street
Greensboro, NC
Social Justice: A Progress Report. Lunch today is canceled due to icy streets. If you signed up to come you have email with an explanation.

Panel Presentation with Allison Riggs, staff attorney for the Southern Coalition for Social Justice, specializing in voting rights and environmental justice; Dr. Andrew Brod, senior research fellow, Center for Business and Economics Research in the Bryan School of Business and Economics, UNCG; Joyce Johnson, Director of the Jubilee Institute; Greensboro; and Beth McKee Huger, former director of the Greensboro Housing Coalition. followed by Q&A.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
3 - 7 p.m.
Blockade Runner,
275 Waynick Blvd.
Wrightsville Beach
Oil and Gas Drilling off the N.C. Coast. The federal Bureau of Ocean and Minerals Management will host an open house and public forum on Tuesday, Feb. 17, from 3-7 p.m. at the Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd. in Wrightsville Beach, on the proposal to open portions of the Atlantic coast to offshore drilling for oil and natural gas. Oil industry economic studies predict that there will be nearly 800 offshore oil and gas wells along the Atlantic coastline by 2035 connected to the mainland by pipelines and oil tankers.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Greensboro Historical Museum PUBLIC FORUM. Public Forum for discussing Senator Trudy Wade's Senate bill changing the makeup of the Greensboro City Council.

For details see the "News To Use" page of this website.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
George K Event Center
2108 Cedar Fork Road
Greensboro
Housing Summit. How can our community have housing choices for healthy aging (and everyone else!), with a safety net for those at the point of losing housing and assistance to move from homelessness back to housing? Come to the Summit for inspiration, networking, and an opportunity to contribute your ideas as we work towards the goal of good places for everyone to live. Register now for Housing Summit 2015. Print the brochure HousingSummit2015 http://greensborohousingcoalition.com/events-2/housingsummit2015/ and mail in the registration form with your check or register online at http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb976208957.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
5:30 - 7:00 pm
Scuppernong Books
304 South Elm St, Greensboro
Happy Hour. Join with LWVPT friends and those interested in the League at happy hour. Scuppernong Books offers beverage choices and other items for you to purchase.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
11:15 AM
Deep Roots Market, Meeting Room
600 North Eugene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Fair Elections Roundtable. Regularly Scheduled Monthly (first Wednesday of the month @ 11:15 am) of the Fair Elections Roundtable and its coalition partners
Thursday, March 5, 2015
4 pm
Deep Roots Market, Meeting Room
600 North Eugene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Environmental Round Table. Regular monthly meeting.
Monday, March 9, 2015
3:30
Temple Emanuel meeting room Board of Directors Meeting. Regular monthly meeting.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
11:45
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene Street
Greensboro
Lunch with the League. PUBLIC EDUCATION HAS "HAD a GREAT FALL. CAN ALL the KING'S HORSES and ALL the KING'S MEN PUT IT TOGETHER AGAIN?"
Saturday, March 21, 2015
3 pm
Congregational United Church of Christ
400 W. Radiance Drive
Greensboro
SB 36 Forum. Representative Ralph Johnson is organizing a forum about S.B.36. Members of the Guilford County delegation to the General Assembly have been invited and Harrison, Brockman, Hardister, and Blust have confirmed that they are coming. Attend and let your views be known to the delegation.
Thursday, April 2, 2015
4 pm
Deep Roots meeting room
Greensboro, NC
Environmental Round Table. Regular monthly meeting.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
noon
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro
Lunch with the League. "Challenges to water quality, including coal ash" with Derb Carter of the Southern Environmental Law Center.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
12 am to 11:59 pm
All over Earth Day. Various events will be held in the area. Check the newspaper and various bulletins.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
10 am
Greensboro Recycling Plant
706 Patton Ave.
Greensboro
Recycling in Greensboro. Tour the recycling facility of Greensboro. Wear sturdy shoes. See email to lwvptmail@gmail.com if you would like to go.
Monday, April 27, 2015
3:30 pm -5:30 pm
International Civil Rights Center
Auditorium
134 S. Elm Street
Greensboro, NC
Diversity in the Guilford County School System. Deena Hayes-Greene of the Racial Equity Institute and Guilford County Board of Education member, Monica Walker, Diversity Officer for the Guilford School system and Bayard Love, Chief Operation Officer/Director of Development of the International Civil Rights Center & Museum will speak to attendees.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
7:00 p.m.
Kathleen Clay Edwards Library
1420 Price Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27410
Meet & Greet Fror Mom's Demand Gun Sense. Meet others in Greensboro who want to bring gun sense to our community. This informative meet and greet will provide an introduction to Moms Demand Action, their current campaigns and an opportunity to discuss what we can do right here in Greensboro to promote gun sense. To RSVP http://act.everytown.org/event/moms-events_attend/1083
Thursday, May 7, 2015
4pm
Deep Roots Community Room
600 N. Eugene
Greensboro
Environmental Round Table. Dr. Parke Rublee from UNCG will explain his proposed water study following a coal ash spill with us.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
10 am - 2:30 pm
Raleigh, NC League Lobby Day. Learn about the issues and then visit your representatives.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
5:30 pm
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro
Annual Meeting. Elect officers, approve budget in a dinner setting with League friends.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
12:00 pm - 1:00 p.m.
YWCA Greensboro
1807 Wendover Avenue,East27405
Lunch and Learn: Women Running For Public Office. The YWCA will provide lunch! Call (336) 273-3461 to RSVP.
Friday, June 5, 2015
1-4 pm
Marriott at Research Triangle Park
4700 Guardian Drive
Durham, NC 27703
Workshops of the LWVNC convention.
Saturday, June 6, 2015
8 am
See above.
Register here .
League of Women Voters of NC Convention.
Saturday, June 6, 2015
4-7 pm
Congregational United Church of Christ
400 W. Radiance Drive
Greensboro, NC 27403
Community Justice Social. Celebrate the hard work done by different groups surrounding social justice issues. Entertainment inside and outside the church. Food and activities for people of all ages. Non-profit groups will be there to share information with the community and each other.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Noon, doors open at 11:45.
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
Social Justice: A Progress Report. We had to cancel Lunch with the League in February due to bad weather. The speakers for June 9 are the same as those scheduled for February; Dr. Andy Brod, Ms. Joyce Johnson, Rev. Beth McKee-Huger, Ms. Allison Riggs. For details, see the February Voter Impact.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
5-7 pm
Forsyth County Government Center
201 N. Chestnut St.
Winston-Salem, NC
Parking is available in the parking deck or on the street.
Photo ID Rulemaking Hearing. Speak to the State Board of Elections about its proposed rules for the photo ID requirement.
Sunday, June 14, 2015
4-6 pm
Common Grounds Coffee Shop, 602 S. Elam Street at Walker Avenue. Parking on the street or in the Walker Avenue lot just east of Suds and Duds. Beatles Concert and Sing-Along. Singer and guitarist, Joel Landau, accompanied by Larry Kirwan, to raise funds for LWVPT's opposition to SB36. Minimum contribution of $10 per person.
Monday, June 15, 2015
7:00 p.m.
Presbyterian Church of the Cross at 1810 Phillips Ave., Greensboro (parking lot is off of N. English St.) Greensboro Voter's Alliance & Renaissance Coop Combined. The meeting of the Greensboro Voters' Alliance will occur in conjunction with the monthly Renaissance Community Co-op meeting.
Monday, June 22, 2015
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
CONGREGATIONAL UCC
400 Radiance Drive, Greensboro, NC
DISCUSSION ON RACE, RACIAL INEQUITY, AND OUR FUTURE IN GREENSBORO:. DOING OUR OWN WORK: WHITE PEOPLE WORKING TO END RACISM

The City-Community Working Group* invites you to join us for a

DISCUSSION ON RACE, RACIAL INEQUITY, AND OUR FUTURE IN GREENSBORO:

Where have we been? Where are we now? How can we make Greensboro a model community for racial equity?

Please share this invitation with others who would welcome the opportunity to engage in this critical work + thank you!

Michelle Kennedy, Bayard Love, Bishop Chip Marble, Rev. Julie Peeples, Lewis Pitts, Rev. Alan Sherouse, Jeff Thigpen, Mayor Nancy Vaughan

  • The City-Community Working Group is a weekly gathering of 15+ city and community leaders meeting to address issues of race, tensions between the GPD and the African American community, and to work together for substantive solutions.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
5:30 pm
High Point Public Library
901 N. Main Street
High Point, NC
Rich Fork Preserve. A plan for developing this Guilford County Preserve, bought with bond funds from the 2004 Bond Referendum, will be presented. The Preserve, 117 acres of beautiful terrain rising from the Rich Fork, near downtown High Point, was purchased by the County Commissioners in accord with strategic criteria for nature preservation, maintenance of water quality, and low impact usage, such as hiking. These criteria differentiate Preserves from Parks. While Parks often include paths for hiking, they are also developed for a range of active sports, such as team sports, mountain biking, swimming, and golf.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
12:00 pm - 1:00 p.m.
YWCA Greensboro
1807 East Wendover Ave.
Community Conversation: Safe & Supportive Housing for Pregnant & Parenting Teens. Please join the YWCA for a Community Conversation about the availability, or lack thereof, of safe housing options for pregnant and parenting teens in our area. Feel free to bring lunch with you, and the YWCA will supply your drink and dessert! RSVP: tinyurl.com/YWConvoJuly2015
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
5:30 pm
Council Chamber - Municipal Office Building - Greene Street Special Session to Respond to SB 36/HB 263. Come to this very important meeting of the Greensboro City Council to discuss the aftermath of the bill to redistrict Greensboro without its citizen's consent.
Monday, July 13, 2015
10:30-12:30
YWCA meeting room
1807 E. Wendover
Greensboro, NC
LWVPT Board of Directors. Regular monthly meeting
Monday, July 13, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Winston-Salem's Corpening Plaza, 231 West 1st Street

NOTE: A teach-in will be held from 10 AM to 4 PM at the Goler Memorial AME Zion Church, 630 N. Patterson Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC.
MASS MORAL MONDAY MARCH FOR VOTING RIGHTS. the fight for voting rights will be in the streets and the federal courtroom in Winston-Salem on July 13. Join the LWVPT and Democracy-NC in the the NAACP-led Forward Together Movement in urging all people of goodwill to be there to march, rally, learn, and speak out.

Keep up-to-date with the latest news and logistical information at http://www.july13marchforvotingrights.org.

Thursday, July 16, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Beloved Community Center - 417 Arlington Street, Greensboro, NC 27406 Press Conference for Medicaid Expansion!. As part of a "statewide day of action," there will be a special press event in Greensboro, one of six happening around the state in which Governor McCrory will be called on to deliver the Medicaid expansion plan that he promised would follow King vs Burwell. Also, a new Georgetown University report on parents who aren't covered will be released that day. Please come and recruit others to attend!!
Saturday, July 18, 2015
1:00 p.m.
International Civil Rights Center and Museum - 134 South Elm Street, Greensboro, NC FILM SHOWING: "Ferguson: A Report From Occupied Territory". Democracy North Carolina and Working Films are collaborating to bring the Civics of Justice Films Series to Greensboro. The film highlights the issue of policing by documenting the aftermath in Ferguson, Missouri following the death of Michael Brown and delving into the complexity of local municipal politics.

For more information about the screenings, please contact Linda Sutton at linda@democracy-nc.org, subject line "Film Screenings".

Stay after the screening for a conversation to help residents understand more about the functioning of their local government so that they are better prepared to advocate for themselves and their communities.

Register Here: http://org2.salsalabs.com/o/6601/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY=78398

Monday, July 20, 2015
7:00 - 8:00 pm
Presbyterian Church of the Cross - 1810 Phillips Ave - Greensboro, NC 27405 Renaissance Community Co-op Community Meeting. The Renaissance Community Co-op is thrilled to announce significant contributions to their fundraising effort! The RCC Board will share this news with the community at a press conference during our monthly meeting on July 20.

Please come out Monday night to help them celebrate this wonderful moment. We'll have updates on the store design work, the GM search, our member-owner drive, and more.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
7:00 - 8:00 pm
McGirt-Horton Library, 2501 Phillips Ave, Greensboro, NC 27405 Greensboro Voters Alliance Meeting. Please join the GVA for a discussion of plans for the upcoming election! With the confusion caused by changes in NC's voting law compounded by HB 263 calling for the redistricting of Greensboro, all citizens are urged to engage on the issue of voting rights! RSVP to Jerry Anthony at hjanthony27408@triad.rr.com
Friday, July 24, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Beloved Community Center Conference Room
417 Arlington, Greensboro NC 27406
Want to know more about what single payers have in mind now that the ACA is here to stay?. Join Health Care for All NC for a round table discussion with Dr. Andy Coates of Physicians for a National Health Program (Health Care for All NC is one of two state chapters of PNHP)

Bring your own brown bag lunch. Beverages and light dessert provided

Parking is available adjacent to the building

PLEASE RSVP with an email to this address: OKLLC@aol.com. Your early reply will help us with a head count, but please feel free to come at the last minute without a reservation.

Saturday, July 25, 2015
8:30 am -4:30 pm
Global Learning Center, Bennett College, Greensboro Bennett IV NC Women Matter - Collaboration: The Key To Impact. The registration fee of $10 can be paid by mailing a check to Women's Forum of NC, PO Box 41368, Raleigh, NC 27629 or by PayPal at https://goo.gl/aS0046

For details, see http://www.ncwomenmatter.org.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
6:30pm-8:30pm
Peeler Recreation Center
1300 Sykes Avenue
Greensboro, NC
Family Wage Forum. Community Discussion: What Greensboro Workers and Their Families Need to Make Ends Meet

Featuring a vibrant community panel, including Greensboro City Workers, Fast Food Workers, and economic experts discussing why $15/hr is necessary to raise a family.

REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED

TO RSVP, CALL Carissa Morrison at 919.903.6368

Sponsored by: CWA, Interactive Resource Center, Triad Central Labor Council, Worthy Wage Campaign, Action NC, Working America, NC Justice Center, Ecumenical Poverty Initiative, Beloved Community Center, Teamsters Local 391, and NC State AFL-CIO

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
12:00pm-1:00pm
YWCA Greensboro
1807 East Wendover Avenue
Greensboro, NC
YWCA Lunch & Learn. GUILFORD COUNTY FAMILY JUSTICE CENTER:(FJC) is a new public safety initiative launched by Guilford County and a variety of community partners to assist victims of family violence. The Guilford County FJC is a single point of access to services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse and neglect, and elder abuse.

TO RSVP,click http://tinyurl.com/YWLunchLearnAug2015

Thursday, August 6, 2015
4 pm
Deep Roots Community Room
600 N. Eugene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Environmental Roundtable. The Environmental Roundtable meets monthly to discuss issues relating to the environment, particularly water quality and open spaces.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
11:45
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch with the League. Candidate forum, Greensboro. Watch this space for details. The filing deadline is August 7.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
4 pm
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2105 W. Market, Greensboro. Park in the lot at the corner of Kensington and Market. Sea level rise and climate change. John Alexander, author of "Ribbon of Sand" will address the environmental round table and other interested persons.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
6pm
Old County Courthouse, W. Market St, Greensboro Parks and Recreation Committee meeting. Discussion of Guilford county preserves.
Sunday, October 18, 2015
4-6 pm
Bethel AME Church, 200 N. Regan St., Greensboro, NC. Quality Community Gathering and Candidates' Forum. Opportunity to discuss issues and the future with each other and the city council candidates. Some sponsors are the American Friends Service Committee, The Pulpit Forum, and the Greensboro Voter Alliance.
Monday, October 19, 2015
6:30-8:30 pm
Nussbaum room, Greensboro Public Library on Church Street Candidate Forum. Greensboro Neighborhood Congress candidate forum for Greensboro City Council district candidates.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
12:00 noon - Doors open at 11:45 am
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 North Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch With The League. "Better Representation Through Public Financing of Elections" with Melissa Price-Kromm, Director of N.C. Voters for Clean Elections. See the Web page devoted to Lunch With the League for further details.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
4- 5:30 pm
Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering, 2907 E. Gate City Blvd (formerly E. Lee St.), Greensboro Candidate Forum. Engage with the 2015 City Council and Mayoral Candidates in a conversational setting. Each candidate will have an opportunity to make a statement. For more information contact Ainsley Johnson at sjohnston@greensboro.org.
Monday, October 26, 2015
6:30-8:30 pm
Nussbaum Room, Greensboro Public Library, 219 N. Church St. Candidate Forum. Greensboro Neighborhood Congress Candidate forum for Greensboro mayoral and city council at large candidates.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
6 pm
Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House, UNCG Campus, 1000 Spring Garden Street, Greensboro Greensboro municipal candidate forum. Hosted by UNCG's Spartan Legislative Network. Park in the parking deck on Oakland.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Precincts in cities having elections Municipal Election. Check your county Board of Election website to determine if your area has an election on Nov. 3. Greensboro will elect the mayor, city council members and vote on a change to the length of terms for city council members.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
4 pm
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
Community Room
2105 W. Market
Greensboro, NC
Environmental Roundtable. Susan Ladd will join us to report on her recent trip to Swansboro, NC. We will meet in the community room which is in the center of the building.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
11:35
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
Lunch with the League. Immigrant Detention and the Incarceration Crisis. Three panelists and moderator Ann Marie Dooley. The doors open early at 11:30 and lunch will be served starting at 11:45. All are invited.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
8-5 pm
Board of Elections in your county. Candidates Filing. Candidates for most public offices need to file from December 1- December 21, 2015 for the 2016 election. Check with your local board of elections for any office in which you are interested.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
6:30 pm
Beloved Community Center PACSHI Meeting. The next Police Accountability, Community Safety, and Healing Initiative (PACSHI) meeting will be held on Thursday, January 28th, at 6:30 pm at the Beloved Community Center. Some exciting things are happening with the City-Community working group that will be announced at the meeting. They are bringing Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, to give a talk and launch a series of conversations on race and policing in Greensboro. Her talk with be on February 24th at the Carolina Theater.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
11:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
YWCA Greensboro - 1807 East Wendover Avenue Lunch & Learn: "Are They Treating You Differently?" Women of Color & Health. Free Lunch Provided with RSVP - http://tinyurl.com/jcdre6q
Saturday, February 13, 2016
9:00 a.m.
Raleigh, NC - Gather at the Corner of Wilmington & South Streets near Shaw University - March begins at 10:00 a.m. HK on J - Historic Thousands on Jones Street. Mass Moral March on Raleigh & HK on J People's Assembly - Get out the Vote Gathering and Mobilization!
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
12:00 noon - Doors open at 11:45 am
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch With The League. Will the New Office of Community Engagement Improve Police - Community Relations in Greensboro?

The formation of a new Office of Community Engagement (OCE) was announced by Chief Wayne Scott of the Greensboro Police Department at the City Council Meeting on November 10. The OCE team is charged with developing new programs and services to engage all communities in Greensboro. It is a bridge between the Greensboro Police Department and the community, with information flowing both ways. Jenny Caviness, a member of the OCE team will discuss the plans and activities of the team, common themes from the community meetings, differences from one community to another, and next steps for the OCE team. Capt. Joel T. Cranford, Commander of the Professional Standards Division, will also attend to answer questions.

Friday, February 19, 2016
5PM
Board of Elections in your county Last day to register to vote for the March 15 Primary. If you need to register or change any of your registration information, do it before February 19. Avoid the rush.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
5:30-7:30 pm
The Hampshire Condominiums
1101 N. Elm St.
Greensboro
Happy Hour and Fair Elections Program. You are invited to a wine and cheese social on February 23, from 5:30-7:30 at the Hampshire Condominiums, 1101 N. Elm Street, Greensboro. Walter Salinger, co-chair of our League's Fair Election Roundtable, will present a program "Gerrymandering and Money: Can Democracy Be Saved in North Carolina?" The program will start at 6:00 and last approximately 30-40 minutes. We hope that you will consider joining us. There is a 50 guest limit, so please RSVP to Peggy Ferebee, flames1mom@gmail.com, by February 16 so that we don't exceed this number. Park in the lot and use the building entrance facing Carolina Street. You will be directed to the meeting room. Walter's presentation has been highly recommended by other local Leagues!
Monday, February 29, 2016
7 pm
Time Warner, Capital Tonight
Time Warner Cable News
Check online
US Senate candidates in the primary. Cancelled. Watch for events in the fall.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
7 pm
Time Warner, Capital Tonight
Time Warner Cable News
Check online
N.C. Gubernatorial candidates in the primary. Cancelled. Watch for information in the fall.
Thursday, March 3, 2016-Friday, March 4, 2016
8 am - 5 pm
Old Courthouse Blue Room
First floor
301 W. Market St, Greensboro
Early Voting for the Primary. Early Voting starts on March 3. See other calendar entries for additional locations for early voting.
Thursday, March 3, 2016-Friday, March 4, 2016
10:30 am- 6:30 pm
Ten early voting locations. See list Early Voting for Primary. Ten locations are available for early voting in addition to the location at the Old County Courthouse.
Saturday, March 5, 2016
10:30 am-4pm
All locations. Early Voting. Early Voting for the primary election. See list
Monday, March 7, 2016-Friday, March 11, 2016
8 am - 5 pm
Old Courthouse Blue Room
First floor
301 W. Market Street
Greensboro, NC
Early Voting for Primary Election. See sites and times in addition to the Old Courthouse Blue Room.
Saturday, March 12, 2016
10:30 am-1pm
All locations. Early Voting. Early Voting for the primary election. See list
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Precincts within the state of NC. Primary election. Primary Election by political party. NOTE: find your voting location on your voter registration card or check with your county's Board of Elections.
Thursday, March 17, 2016
6:30-8:30 pm
District One:
Trinity AME Zion Church
631 East Florida Street
Greensboro NC 27403

District Three:
Congregational United Church of Christ
400 West Radiance Drive
Greensboro NC 27403
Policing & Race: Time for Real Change. You are invited to join with others from across the city for the first two District Discussions (1 &3). Everyone is welcome and all will be respected.

Greensboro has an excellent opportunity to rise to the top among cities and make real change. But, we the People, all people from all backgrounds must learn to work together.

Sponsored by the Community-City Working Group

Saturday, March 19, 2016
9am-12pm
High Point Central High School
901 Ferndale Blvd.
High Point, NC 27262
5K for Education. A walk/run to raise funds for a college scholarship fund for our less fortunate students. Early registration at the web site. Festivities after the race include Big Bump and the Stun Guns, food, and fun.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
7-9 pm
Old Salem Visitors Center
900 Old Salem Rd
Winston-Salem, NC
Green Infrastructure to Clean our Waterways. Free lecture by Peter Raabe
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
noon
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Lunch with the League. 'Preserving "Sense of Place" in North Carolina' with Tom Earnhardt of WUNC's Exploring North Carolina.
Friday, April 29, 2016-Saturday, April 30, 2016
11am
Hilton Garden Inn
6745 Rock Spring Rd
Wilmington, NC 28405
LWVNC Council 2016. All LWVNC members are invited to attend the 2016 LWVNC Council on April 29 and 30 in the lovely city of Wilmington, with LWV-Lower Cape Fear as our hosts. Following an 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM sign-in on Friday, there will be a packed agenda of stimulating speakers, workshops, caucuses, and socializing until we adjourn on Saturday at 3:00 PM. Click here to register
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
7-8:30 pm
Greensboro Historical Museum
130 Summit Avenue, Greensboro NC 27401
(336) 373-2043
WHY DEMOCRACY MATTERS FORUM. Hosted by the League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad

and Co-Sponsored by:

North Carolina Voters for Clean Elections, AFL-CIO-NC, Common Cause NC, Democracy North Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies, League of Women Voters, NAACP-NC, North Carolina League of Conservation Voters, & NCPIRG

This Forum will highlight the need for a "pro-democracy" agenda as communities across the state work to support good jobs, strong schools, racial justice and a safe environment for all.

Speakers Include: Dan Besse, City Councilman in Winston-Salem and Conservation Insider Bulletin Editor, League of Conservation Voters

John Crawford, President of Central Labor Council

Chris Kromm, Executive Director of Institute for Southern Studies

Linda Sutton, Central Piedmont Field Organizer, Democracy NC

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
5:30
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC 27402
Annual Meeting. Wine social at 5:30 p.m. Dinner 6:00 p.m. Performance of "A Short History of Women In America" at 6:30 p.m.. Business meeting at 7:00 p.m.

Non-member guests are welcome to attend the wine social, dinner and performance and may stay for the business meeting but are not permitted to vote.

Please see the Lunch with the League page to make your reservation.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Your voting precinct. NC US House of Representatives Primary. Due to redistricting the primary for the US House will be in June.
Sunday, June 12, 2016
3:00-6:00 pm
The Howard Chubbs Enrichment Center Providence Baptist Church 1106 Tuscaloosa Street Greensboro, NC Citywide Townhall Meeting - "Policing and Race in Greensboro: What Needs To Change?". "Striving Towards a Greensboro With Compassion and Justice for All

There are many REAL challenges facing Greensboro and our nation. Policing is one of the most visible and difficult! Making significant progress on our policing issues will help in all other areas, including poverty, jobs and equity, education, housing, child care, health and wellness, plus numerous others. All will require learning to work together and voting our values.

Your Voice Is Important. It Takes All of Us to Make Greensboro a Great City!"

Sponsored by the Community-City Working Group. This group, convened by Mayor Nancy Vaughan and Rev. Nelson Johnson, has been meeting for over a year.

The members include: Dr. Claude W. Barnes, Rev. Ezekiel Ben-Israel, Rev. Lisa Caldwell, Rev. Cardes H. Brown, Toni Etheridge, Deena Hayes-Greene, Sallie Hayes-Williams, Rev. C. Bradley Hunt, Addy Jeffrey, Atty. Omar Jones, Michelle Kennedy, Isaiah Magett, Bishop Alfred Marble, Rev. Alphonso McGlen, Rev. Daran H. Mitchell, Rev. Julie Peeples, Lewis Pitts, Rev. Alan Sherouse, Carolyn Smith, Rev. T. Anthony Spearman, Jeff Thigpen, Commissioner Ray Trapp

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Noon
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro
Lunch with the League. Candidate forum for members of the Guilford County Board of Education and meet other candidates for the Board of County Commissioners and candidates for judges for District 18.

Meeting will be longer than usual but leaving is okay.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
6 PM
McKinney Law Offices
910 N. Elm St
Greensboro
Immigration Policy Reform Roundtable. Regular meeting. All are welcome.
Monday, September 26, 2016
9 PM
Watch on TV: C-SPAN, ABC, CBS, FOX, and NBC and cable news channels such as CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC. Presidential Debate.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 PM
City Hall - Council Chambers (3rd Floor)
211 S. Hamilton St.
High Point, 27260
Candidate Forum: Guilford County Board of Education. Why it matters:
  • ALL SEATS ARE OPEN!
  • The Board of Education is the largest line item in the county budget at $650+ million
  • Guilford County Schools is the County's largest employer, employing over 10,000 people full-time
  • Guilford County Schools is the 3rd largest school system in the state
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
7:00- 8:30 PM
Unitarian Universalist Church of Greensboro, 5603 Hilltop Rd., Jamestown, NC 27282 Doing Our Work 2. 2016-2017 Series on Race, Racial Inequity, and our Future in Greensboro A series of monthly presentations from Fall 2016-Summer 2017, focusing on the institutions and structures that have created and maintained the racialized society in which we live. Although the series intends to provide opportunities for white people to learn about the historical origins and roots of racial inequality, ALL ARE WELCOME. We are thankful for the on-going guidance, support, and collaboration of our colleagues of color. Workshops are free of charge.October 4 is the first session: What Do White People Gain from Doing Anti-Racism Work?
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
9 PM
Watch on TV: C-SPAN, ABC, CBS, FOX, and NBC and cable news channels such as CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC Vice-Presidential Debate.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
11:15 AM
Deep Roots Community Room. Fair Elections Roundtable. Regular meeting. All are invited.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
6 PM
Hampshire Condominiums.
Ground floor meeting room.
Immigration Policy Reform Roundtable. Regular meeting. All are welcome.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
4 PM
Library
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
2105 W. Market
Greensboro, NC
Environmental Roundtable. Regular Meeting. All are welcome. We are studying water.
Sunday, October 9, 2016
9 PM
Watch on TV: C-SPAN, ABC, CBS, FOX, and NBC and cable news channels such as CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC. Presidential Debate.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
6:00 + 8:00 PM
YWCA High Point, 112 Gatewood Avenue, High Point, NC
Parking: Free - 112 Westwood Ave., High Point, NC
2016 Guilford County Candidate Forum. Candidates for Guilford County Board of Commissioners Dist 6, Guilford County Board of Education Districts 1 2, 5, 6 and At-Large, District 18 Judicial Seats. Moderator: Megan Ward, Editor, High Point Enterprise Admission: Free
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Noon
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
"The Affordable Care Act... Where do we go from here?". Will we ever get control of the cost? Why healthcare costs are out of control. What should I expect to happen in the next few years with my medical coverage? Is there anything I can do to make health care coverage better for myself and everyone else?

Speakers are Rob Luisana, Managing Partner of Pilot Benefits and Tim Rice, former CEO of Cone Health System.

Friday, October 28, 2016
9 AM - 2:30 PM
Campbell University
Taylor Hall, Room 118, First Floor
116 T. T. Lanier Street, Buies Creek, NC 27506
The Value of Closing the Health Insurance Coverage Gap. Registration and Welcome: 9:00 am Opening Remarks: 9:30 am Dr. LeJon Poole, Campbell University Insurance Coverage in NC and Overview of Those in the Coverage Gap Panel Discussion: 9:45 + 10:30 am Dr. Ronny Bell, Wake Forest and East Carolina Universities Value of Closing the Gap: The Health Equity Perspective Jason Gray, NC Rural Center Value of Closing the Gap: The Rural Community Perspective Mark Hall, Wake Forest University Value of Closing the Gap: The Economic Perspective Table Discussion: 10:45 + 11:30 am Lunch Provided (Free): 12:00 noon Attendees are also invited to join the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust for the Rural Health Awards, Presentation: 1:30 pm. Reserve your space now.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
6:00 - 8:00 PM
YWCA High Point, 112 Gatewood Avenue, High Point, NC
Parking: Free - 112 Westwood Ave., High Point, NC
2016 Candidate Forum. Candidates for Guilford County Board of Commissioners District 6, Guilford County Board of Education Districts 1 2, 5, 6 and At-Large, District 18 Judicial Seats. Moderator: Megan Ward, Editor, High Point Enterprise Admission: Free
Friday, January 6, 2017
11:00 -12:30 pm
First Friends Meeting, 2100 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, NC - Room 203 Soicial Justice Roundtable Planning Session - All are welcome!.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
11:45 am
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
Lunch with the League. Hot topics in the NC legislature.
Saturday, January 21, 2017
10 AM-noon
Meet at the Governmental Plaza. March to Le Bauer park. Meet starting at 9:30. Greensboro Women's March. Information about the women's march in Greensboro
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
7-8:30 pm
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3906 W. Friendly Ave, Friendly Avenue Sanctuary, Greensboro 27410 One Person's Anti-Racism Journey--David Billings. Talk & Book Signing. A leader of anti-racist workshops, an historian, organizer and ordained United Methodist minister, David Billings has worked for half a century in the struggle for racial justice. "Deep Denial" is Billings' first book. It chronicles his coming of age as a white Southern activist, the disappointing turn away from the victories of the Civil Rights movement, and the history of white supremacy in America. Presented by Westminster Presbyterian Church and the Guilford Anti-Racism Alliance.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
6-8 p.m.
UNCG School of Education Building, Room 114, 1300 Spring Garden Street, Greensboro, NC. Restoring Democracy in NC: The Case for Nonpartisan Redistricting. A volunteer panel of 10 retired NC Supreme Court Justices and Senior Appellate Court Judges created a nonpartisan redistricting plan. Join us for a discussion of this plan and the critical importance of nonpartisan redistricting.

Participants include Judges Tom Ross, Rhoda Billings and Henry Frye.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Noon
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St.
Greensboro, NC
Lunch with the League. Learn what the Register of Deeds and the Director of the Board of Elections do in Guilford County. Our speakers are Jeff Thigpen and Charlie Collicutt. There will be time for questions.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Noon - doors open at 11:45
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Haywood Duke Room
607 N. Greene St
Greensboro, NC
Environment Roundtable Presentation. Dr. Parke Rublee of UNCG will address attendees of Lunch with the League. Details of his presentation to be announced soon.
Friday, April 28, 2017
3:00 - 4:30 pm
First Friends Meeting, 2100 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro NC. Social Justice Roundtable Meeting. Please join us (LWVPT members and nonmembers alike!) as we continue to develop our options for direct action. Please submit any questions about the SJRT to Anna Fesmire, SJRT Chair, at afesmire@bellsouth.net.
Friday, April 28, 2017
3:00 - 4:30 pm
First Friends Meeting, 2100 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro NC. Social Justice Roundtable Meeting. Please join us (LWVPT members and nonmembers alike!) as we continue to develop our options for direct action. Please submit any questions about the SJRT to Anna Fesmire, SJRT Chair, at afesmire@bellsouth.net.
Wednesday, May 3, 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, May 3, 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, May 4, 2017
4-5:00pm
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
2015 West Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Environment Roundtable Monthly Meeting. Please join us for discussion of current environmental issues and action steps. Members and nonmembers welcome. Please submit any questions about the Environment Roundtable to Dick Feulner, dfeulner@triad.rr.com.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
5:30 - 8:00
Haywood Duke Room
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
607 N. Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27402
LWVPT Reception, Performance, Dinner & Annual Meeting. Wine Social: 5:30 p.m. Dinner: 6:00 p.m. Performance: 6:30 p.m. Business Meeting 7:00 p.m.

Join us and hear words of wisdom from Mark Twain!

Please see details on the page titled ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING

Wednesday, May 17, 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, June 1, 2017
4-5:00pm
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
2015 West Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27403
Environment Roundtable Monthly Meeting. Please join us for discussion of current environmental issues and action steps. Members and nonmembers welcome. Please submit any questions about the Environment Roundtable to Dick Feulner, dfeulner@triad.rr.com.
Friday, June 2, 2017
3:00 - 4:30 pm
First Friends Meeting, 2100 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro NC. Social Justice Roundtable Meeting. Please join us (LWVPT members and nonmembers alike!) as we continue to develop our options for direct action. Please submit any questions about the SJRT to Anna Fesmire, SJRT Chair, at afesmire@bellsouth.net.
Wednesday, June 7, 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, June 7, 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.
Wednesday, June 21, 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.
Wednesday, July 5, 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, July 5, 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.
Wednesday, July 19, 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.
Friday, July 28, 2017
3:00 - 4:30 pm
First Friends Meeting, 2100 West Friendly Avenue, Greensboro NC. Social Justice Roundtable Meeting. Please join us (LWVPT members and nonmembers alike!) as we continue to develop our options for direct action. Please submit any questions about the SJRT to Anna Fesmire, SJRT Chair, at afesmire@bellsouth.net.
Wednesday, August 2, 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, August 2, 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.
Wednesday, August 16, 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.