Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, December 8, 2017
6:30 pm
Agnus Dei Lutheran Church,
10511 Peacock Hill
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Meaningful Movies - Gig Harbor: The Economics of Happiness. Movie and discussion. For more information about the film and about Meaningful Movies, see https://meaningfulmovies.org/neighborhoods/gig-harbor/.
Saturday, December 9, 2017
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
First United Methodist Church
Fellowship Hall
621 Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA
General Membership Meeting and Program Planning. Annual meeting to discuss program ideas. This General Membership Meeting replaces the monthly unit meetings.

This year's conversation will be about what to recommend that LWVUS include in its national program for 2019-20. Local League recommendations will be screened and considered at the national League convention in June.

Local League program will also be discussed: what should LWVT-PC work on in the 2018-9 program year.

Includes potluck brunch and lunch, basket raffle and networking opportunities.

Saturday, December 9, 2017
1:00 - 4:00 pm
NW Detention Center
1623 E J St.
Tacoma, WA
NW Detention Center Immigrant Support Action. Monthly support for detainees and their families in conjunction with the Seattle-King County League of Women Voters. Always the second Saturday of each month.

Volunteers provide warm clothing for released detainees, refreshments, toys and books for visiting children.

Friday, December 15, 2017
6:30 pm
Grand Cinema
606 Fawcett Ave.
Tacoma, WA 98402
Meaningful Movies Tacoma: Economics of Happiness. Monthly film and discussion. For more information about Meaningful Movies Tacoma and the film, see https://meaningfulmovies.org/neighborhoods/tacoma/.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
 
Send to Susan Eidenschink, susaneiden@harbornet.com Deadline for January Voter. Each month, articles for the following month's Voter may be submitted to Susan Eidenschink, susaneiden@harbornet.com by the 20th.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
6:30 pm
Online; see information below Virtual Unit Meeting: Legislative Preview. 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.

Monthly unit meeting. Discussion of issues that will come before the legislature. Speakers to be determined. Open and free to the public.

Thursday, January 11, 2018
1:00 pm
Tacoma Police Dept, North Substation 5140 N 26th St.
Tacoma, WA
Tacoma Unit Meeting: Legislative Preview. Monthly unit meeting. Discussion of issues that will come before the legislature. Speakers to be determined.

Free and open to the public.

Friday, January 12, 2018
10:00 am
Steilacoom Community Center
2301 Worthington St.
Steilacoom
SW Pierce Unit Meeting: Legislative Preview. Monthly unit meeting. Discussion of issues that will come before the legislature. Speakers to be determined.

Free and open to the public.

Saturday, January 13, 2018
10:00 am
Puyallup Library
324 S. Meridian
Puyallup
East Pierce Unit Meeting: Legislative Preview. Monthly unit meeting. Discussion of issues that will come before the legislature. Speakers to be determined. The public is welcome; free.
Saturday, January 13, 2018
2:00 pm
Harbor Place at Cottesmore
1016 29th St NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Gig Harbor Unit Meeting: Legislative Preview. Monthly unit meeting. Discussion of issues that will come before the legislature. Speakers to be determined.

Free and open to the public.

Wednesday, January 17, 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, January 20, 2018
 
Send to Susan Eidenschink, susaneiden@harbornet.com Deadline for February Voter. Each month, articles for the following month's Voter may be submitted to Susan Eidenschink, susaneiden@harbornet.com by the 20th.
Thursday, February 8, 2018
1:00 pm
Tacoma Police Dept.
North Substation
5140 N 26th St.
Tacoma, WA
Tacoma Unit Meeting: Homelessness Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will have speakers giving an update on homelessness in Pierce County, including updates on the October Homelessness CoLab, progress to date on implementing those recommendations, and the status of homelessness in the county. Speakers to be announced.

The public is welcome; free.

Friday, February 9, 2018
10:00 am
Steilacoom Community Center
2301 Worthington St.
Steilacoom, WA
SW Pierce Unit Meeting: Homelessness Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will have speakers giving an update on homelessness in Pierce County, including updates on the October Homelessness CoLab, progress to date on implementing those recommendations, and the status of homelessness in the county. Speakers to be announced.

The public is welcome; free.

Saturday, February 10, 2018
10:00 am
Puyallup Library
324 S. Meridian
Puyallup
East Pierce Unit Meeting: Homelessness Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will have speakers giving an update on homelessness in Pierce County, including updates on the October Homelessness CoLab, progress to date on implementing those recommendations, and the status of homelessness in the county. Speakers to be announced. The public is welcome; free.
Saturday, February 10, 2018
2:00 pm
Harbor Place at Cottesmore
1016 29th St NW
Gig Harbor, WA
Gig Harbor Unit Meeting: Homelessness Update. This regular monthly unit meeting will have speakers giving an update on homelessness in Pierce County, including updates on the October Homelessness CoLab, progress to date on implementing those recommendations, and the status of homelessness in the county. Speakers to be announced.

The public is welcome; free.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
6:30 pm
Online; see information below Virtual Unit Meeting: Homelessness 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 regular monthly unit meeting will have speakers giving an update on homelessness in Pierce County, including updates on the October Homelessness CoLab, progress to date on implementing those recommendations, and the status of homelessness in the county. Speakers to be announced. The public is welcome; free.

Open and free to the public.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
 
Send to Susan Eidenschink, susaneiden@harbornet.com Deadline for March Voter. Each month, articles for the following month's Voter may be submitted to Susan Eidenschink, susaneiden@harbornet.com by the 20th.
Wednesday, February 21, 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.