Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, September 20, 2021
6:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3BVxia1 Candidate Forum - Orting City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested City Council races in Orting. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
6:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3tqK25k Candidate Forum - Orting School Board. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the candidates running in Districts 1 and 2 for Orting School Board. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
6:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3ld0vX4 Candidate Forum - Eatonville Town Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested Mayor and Town Council races for the Town of Eatonville. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
6:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3kYddsG Candidate Forum - Edgewood City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested City Council races for the City of Edgewood. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
9:30 am
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2WYne0w Candidate Forum - Milton Mayor and City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested Mayor and City Council races for the City of Milton. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Monday, September 27, 2021
6:00 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2YJCT4X Candidate Forum - Tacoma City Council Districts 2 & 4. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters.

Questions will focus primarily on affordable housing and homelessness but will also be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3xt1iY9 Forum #2: African-American Experience. Racism Evolution: History to Hope series #2 - African-American

Speakers: Eric Pettigrew, Corey Ovold and Lynese Cammack

Register for this forum at https://bit.ly/3xt1iY9.

Thursday, September 30, 2021
6:00 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2WYoz7R Candidate Forum - Clover Park School Board. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested races for Clover Park School Board. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Thursday, September 30, 2021
7:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2YBvTqJ Candidate Forum - Puyallup School Board. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested races for Puyallup School Board. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Monday, October 4, 2021
6:00 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3z0wpLw Candidate Forum - City of Tacoma Council Districts 5 & 6. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters.

Questions will focus primarily on affordable housing and homelessness but will also be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021
6:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2YMQKrj Candidate Forum - Lakewood City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested races for Lakewood City Council. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3yuVn6a Forum #3: Asian & Pacific Islander Experience. Racism Evolution: History to Hope series #3 - Asian & Pacific Islanders

Speakers: Lua Pritchard, Suzanne Pak and Lydia Faitalia

Additional speaker information to be added soon. Register for this forum at https://bit.ly/3yuVn6a.

Thursday, October 7, 2021
6:00 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3nhUlI5 Candidate Forum - DuPont City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes races for DuPont City Council. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
6:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3l3p5K0 Candidate Forum - Auburn City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested races for Auburn City Council. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Thursday, October 14, 2021
6:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3tvE6s0 Candidate Forum - Bonney Lake Mayor and City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested races for Mayor and City Council for the City of Bonney Lake. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Saturday, October 16, 2021
9:00 am
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3tvkCUn Candidate Forum - Gig Harbor City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested races for City Council in Gig Harbor. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Monday, October 18, 2021
6:00 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2Vzl4nW Candidate Forum - Mayor, City of Tacoma. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters.

Questions will focus primarily on affordable housing and homelessness but will also be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
6:00 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3ljxCJ4 Candidate Forum - Puyallup City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the Tacoma-Pierce County Affordable Housing Consortium and moderated by the League of Women Voters. It includes candidates in the contested races for Puyallup City Council.

Questions will focus primarily on affordable housing and homelessness but will also be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3is4LSk Forum #4: Latinx/Hispanic Experience. Racism Evolution: History to Hope series #4 - Latinx/Hispanic

Speakers: Manny Santiago, Patricia Flores, Sarah Irish and Gloria Rodriguez

Register for this forum at https://bit.ly/3is4LSk.

Monday, October 25, 2021
6:00 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2VwOAuw Candidate Forum - Steilacoom Mayor and Town Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested Mayor and City Council races for the Town of Steilacoom. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Monday, October 25, 2021
7:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3hl2qb7 Candidate Forum - Sumner City Council. This is a nonpartisan candidate forum for the public hosted by the League of Women Voters and a number of other community organizations. It includes the contested City Council races for the Sumner City Council. Questions will be accepted from the audience during the forum at a text number to be provided there or may be submitted in advance to lwvtacomapierce@gmail.com.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/3juyNEu Forum #5: New Immigrants Experience. Racism Evolution: History to Hope series #5 - New Immigrants

Speakers: Sandra Sych, Dara Bardelas and Marcos Antonio Orellana Pineda

Register for this forum at https://bit.ly/3juyNEu.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Virtual; Register at https://bit.ly/2WU5nrC Forum #6: Hope. Racism Evolution: History to Hope series #6 - Hope! This panel discusses the science of hope and its application to the evolution of racism.

Speakers: Wally Endicott and Jonathan Johnson

Register for this forum at https://bit.ly/2WU5nrC.