Making Democracy Work

Calendar - Events!

Plan ahead! Here are the meetings we have scheduled thus far...

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, September 20, 2014
9:30-11:30am
Depot Restaurant
Kimono Room
1250 Cabrillo Ave.
Torrance, CA 90501
Tri-League Kickoff Meeting and Brunch. Join the LWVs of the Beach Cities, Palos Verdes Peninsula, and Torrance Area as they begin the coming year's activities with their annual joint Kickoff Meeting and Brunch.

Presentation: "Will You Know How To Cast Your Ballot in Future Elections? The Many Challenges To Managing Elections in Los Angeles County: Rolling Out A New Voting System and an Electorate Larger Than The Population of 42 States." Speakers: Phillip Verbera, Community & Voter Outreach Manager for the Registrar-Recorder/ County Clerk's Office and Efrain Escobedo, Governmental & Legislative Affairs Manager for the Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk's Office. See the flyer for registration form. $30 includes registration and brunch buffet. Registration deadline Sept. 12.

Saturday, September 27, 2014
9:30am-12pm
Hollenbeck Palms
Activity Room
573 S. Boyle Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90033
LWV L.A. County: Ballot Briefing and Advocacy Workshop. League members from throughout Los Angeles County will meet to learn about the measures on the November 4 General Election ballot. This is a "must" for those who are preparing to give Pros & Cons presentations on the ballot measures.

Coffee will be served. The Advocacy Workshop will take place in the board room. No reservations are required.

Saturday, October 4, 2014-Sunday, October 5, 2014
10am-6pm
Live Oak Park
1901 N. Valley Drive (between 15th & 21st Steets)
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair. The League of Women Voters of the Beach Cities will be registering voters in the Free Speech area. We will also have voter information for the November 4 General Election. See you there!
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
7-9pm
Mira Costa High School Auditorium
1401 Artesia Blvd.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Candidates Forum: State Assembly, Congress, and State Senate. Candidates Forum for the 66th State Assembly District, 33rd Congressional District, and 26th State Senate District. Seeing and hearing the candidates in person is a great way to find out more about their stands on the issues and decide who you want to vote for.

Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters, the Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce, and UCLA Government and Community Relations.

Monday, October 20, 2014
7-9pm
Hermosa Beach City Council Chambers
1315 Valley Dr.
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Pros & Cons on the Ballot Measures. Confused about the propositions on the November ballot? Come to our Pros & Cons Presentation to hear the facts. This is a neutral presentation in plain language of the pros and cons of each ballot measure. You might want to bring your Voter Information Guide or sample ballot as a reference. And feel free to ask questions!

Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Beach Cities.