Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. See Candidate forum July 18, 2016

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
11:50 am - 1:00 pm
Primo Restaurant, 2605 Jackson St., Oshkosh Food for Thought Lunch. Brenda Haines, a board member of the Oshkosh Food Co-op, will discuss the planning for a nonprofit co-op grocery store in Oshkosh. Public welcome, no reservation needed. For more information, A Food Co-Op Grocery Store
Monday, July 18, 2016
6:30-8:30 pm
Oshkosh City Hall
215 Church Ave.
LWV Candidates Forum. Candidate Forum for Aug. 9 partisan primary election. Public welcome; audience questions encouraged. 6:30 pm: Wis State Senate Dist 18 Democrats (Mark Harris and John Lemberger); Republicans unable to attend. 7:15 pm: 6th Cong. Dist. Democrats (Sarah Lloyd and Michael Slattery. 8:00 pm: Winnebago County Register of Deeds Republicans (Caroline Carver, Paul Esslinger, Jay Schroeder, Natalie Strohmeyer. Televised live on Oshkosh Media Gov TV 10 and radio WOCT 101.9 FM; later on video streaming at and Oshkosh Media YouTube channel.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
7 am to 8 pm
Your Polling Place Partisan Primary Election. Register at your municipal clerk's office or at the polls. For full information about how and where to vote, go to

Go to to watch the July 18th LWV primary candidates forum.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
11:50 am
Primo Restaurant
2605 Jackson St.
Food for Thought Lunch. Topic: "Heroin in our midst" Speakers: Re:THINK Heroin Task Force members Stephanie Gyldvenvand and Heidi Keating, Winnebago County Health Dept. Public welcome, no reservation needed. Program begins about 12:10 pm. Click here for details Heroin in our midst