Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, April 28, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tacoma Convention Center
1500 Commerce St.
Tacoma, WA 98402
Public Forum: Facing Pierce County Homelessness: Creating HomeFULLness. A forum to educate the community about this countywide problem, which is an emergency that is growing continuously and is mostly invisible(we only see about 5% of the people who are experiencing homelessness); and to inspire community action to mitigate the effects of poverty, which is the cause of homelessness.

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/facing-pierce-county-homelessness-creating-homefullness-tickets-44228531729

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
2:00 pm
9715 Lakewood Dr. SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
Tacoma Area Conversation Cafe. Conversation Cafes are an opportunity to talk about controversial topics in a safe place + with people who have different views from yours. Satisfy your hunger to talk about the issues of the day with a wide range of people with a variety of views. Just a conversation, nothing more.

Topic for May TBD.

The public is welcome and invited. No charge.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
6:30 pm
Online; see information below Virtual Unit Meeting: 2018 Legislative Session Update. Virtual Unit Meeting - Online: https://zoom.us; click on "Join a meeting. Enter meeting code 899 235 457. Please click Launch Application if you see the system dialog. If nothing prompts from browser, download & run Zoom. You will be asked to register with your name and e-mail address at the first meeting.

This will be an update on actions of the 2018 State Legislature as they pertain to League of Women Voters positions.

Speakers to be announced. The public is welcome; free.

Thursday, May 10, 2018
1:00 pm
Tacoma Police Dept.
North Substation
5140 N 26th St.
Tacoma, WA
Tacoma Unit Meeting: 2018 Legislative Session Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will be an update on actions of the 2018 State Legislature as they pertain to League of Women Voters positions.

Speakers to be announced.

The public is welcome; free.

Friday, May 11, 2018
10:00 am
Steilacoom Community Center
2301 Worthington St.
Steilacoom, WA
SW Pierce Unit Meeting: 2018 Legislative Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will be an update on actions of the 2018 State Legislature as they pertain to League of Women Voters positions.

Speakers to be announced.

The public is welcome; free.

Saturday, May 12, 2018
10:00 am
Puyallup Library
324 S. Meridian
Puyallup
East Pierce Unit Meeting: 2018 Legislative Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will be an update on actions of the 2018 State Legislature as they pertain to League of Women Voters positions.

Speakers to be announced.

The public is welcome; free.

Monday, May 14, 2018-Friday, May 18, 2018
 
  Candidate Filing Week.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
2:00 pm
LWVT-PC Office
621 Tacoma Ave. S., # 202
Tacoma, WA 98402
LWVT-PC Board Meeting. Monthly Board meeting. Any member is welcome to attend.
Saturday, May 19, 2018
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Anchor Room, Herons Key in Gig Harbor North
4340 Borgen Blvd.
Gig Harbor
Gig Harbor Unit Meeting: 2018 Legislative Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will be an update on actions of the 2018 State Legislature as they pertain to League of Women Voters positions.

Speakers to be announced.

The public is welcome; free.

Monday, May 21, 2018
6:30 pm
United Methodist Church
Fireside Room
1919 W. Pioneer Ave.
Puyallup, WA 98371
East Pierce Conversation Cafe. Conversation Cafes are an opportunity to talk about controversial topics in a safe place + with people who have different views from yours. Satisfy your hunger to talk about the issues of the day with a wide range of people with a variety of views. Just a conversation, nothing more.

The public is welcome and invited. No charge.

Topic for May TBD.

Saturday, June 9, 2018-Saturday, September 1, 2018
 
  Unit Meetings. Unit meetings are not held during the months of June, July and August.
Saturday, June 9, 2018
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
First United Methodist Church of Tacoma
Fellowship Hall
621 Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA 98402
Annual Meeting. This annual membership meeting of the League of Women Voters of Tacoma-Pierce County will establish bylaw changes, program and budget for the following year and election of officers.

This year, there will also be the 50/50 raffle drawing at 1:00 pm.