Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, October 10, 2015
9 am - 2pm
Courtyard Marriott, 2266 Deming Way, Middleton LWV-WI Issues Briefing.. "Surprising Research Findings on Election Laws & Voter Turnout": Barry Burden, Professor of Political Science, UW Madison, Director of the newly created UW Elections Research Center

"A Talk About Climate Change: Current Threats & Opportunities": Tia Nelson, Managing Director, Outrider Foundation There is no lack of information about the perils of climate change. How do we translate that information into action and impact?

"Collaborating for Reform" Jay Heck, Executive Director, Common Cause in Wisconsin League is working with Common Cause and Wisconsin Democracy Campaign on Redistricting, Campaign Finance, Voting Rights

For more information and to register:

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
11:50 am - 1:00 pm
Primo Restaurant, 2605 Jackson St., Oshkosh Food for Thought Lunch. Guest speaker: Chancellor Andrew Leavitt, UW Oshkosh. Public welcome, no reservation needed.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
5 pm - 7:30 pm
Oshkosh Country Club, 11 W. Ripple Road LWV Soapbox Series Fundraiser. John Nichols, political writer for The Nation magazine and associate editor of Madison Capital Times will speak on "Dollarocracy: How Money Has Harmed Wisconsin Democracy and What We Must Do to Reverse the Harm." See Invitation for more information.