Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604

LWVIL State of the State.
LWVIL will host US Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth at its annual luncheon. Former CBS TV investigative reporter Renee Ferguson will moderate.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
7 PM doors open
Northwest Community Hospital
800 W. Central Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
LWV AH-MP-BG Event.
The public is invited to hear Kate Gillespie and Brielle Treece Osting discuss Public Health Policy & Its Long-Term Impact on Women's Health.

Park in the Main Visitor Garage by the Fernandez Avenue Entrance. Enter through the Main Hospital East Entrance #4. The event is in meeting rooms 6 & 7 on the first floor, across from the Auditorium.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
5:30 PM
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604

LWV Chicago Event.
Chicago in Focus is an educational program co-sponsored by LWVChicago and The Union League Club of Chicago. It is free and open to the public.

This month's focus is 'Sanctuary Cities'. ACLU's Rebecca Glenberg, lead attorney on immigration issues, discusses the status and threats to Chicago as a Sanctuary City.
Monday, October 23, 2017
7 PM
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Drinks & Democracy.
How the heck does a bill become a law and other things you are afraid to admit you don't know about democracy?
Monday, November 6, 2017-Thursday, November 9, 2017
 
Green Bay, Wisconsin
LWV Lake Michigan Region Annual Meeting.
Registration will open in September. Registration will be due mid-October. Hotel information is currently available.
Thursday, November 9, 2017
7 PM
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Event.
Let's learn more about Voting Rights!
Thursday, November 16, 2017
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Heidi's House LWVAH-MP-BG Board Meeting.
Members welcome!
Thursday, November 30, 2017
5:30 PM
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604

LWV Chicago Event.
Chicago in Focus is an educational program co-sponsored by LWVChicago and The Union League Club of Chicago. It is free and open to the public.

This month's focus is 'Cook County Hospital & Health System'. Guest speaker is Hil Hammock.
Thursday, December 7, 2017
7 PM
1219 E. Woodford Place
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
LWV AH-MP-BG Event.
Join us for our Holiday Book Club Social!
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Noon
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Lunch & Learn.
Meet your neighbor!
Monday, January 15, 2018
7 PM doors open
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
111 W Campbell Street
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

LWV AH-MP-BG Event.
Join us for the Annual MLK, Jr. Movie event!
Thursday, January 25, 2018
5:30 PM
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604

LWV Chicago Event.
Chicago in Focus is an educational program co-sponsored by LWVChicago and The Union League Club of Chicago. It is free and open to the public.

This month's focus is 'Secure the Vote'. Speakers are Marisel Hernandez and James Allen, Chicago Board of Election Commissioners.
Thursday, January 25, 2018
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Heidi's House LWVAH-MP-BG Board Meeting.
Members welcome!
Thursday, February 8, 2018
7 PM
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Drinks & Democracy.
What should be done about the Electoral College?
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
 
Happy 98th Birthday, League of Women Voters!.
Monday, February 19, 2018
 
  LWV AH-MP-BG Event.
Family Field Trip to the Shedd Aquarium!
Thursday, February 22, 2018
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Heidi's House LWVAH-MP-BG Board Meeting.
Members welcome!
Monday, February 26, 2018
5:30 PM
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604

LWV Chicago Event.
Chicago in Focus is an educational program co-sponsored by LWVChicago and The Union League Club of Chicago. It is free and open to the public.

This month's focus is 'Art & Democracy'. Theaster Gates discusses Rebuild Foundation and the revitalization of poor neighborhoods through urban planning and art.
Thursday, March 8, 2018
7 PM
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Drinks & Democracy.
Gerrymandering!
Monday, March 12, 2018
Noon
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Lunch & Learn.
Meet your neighbor!
Thursday, March 22, 2018
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Heidi's House LWVAH-MP-BG Board Meeting.
Members welcome!
Thursday, April 12, 2018
7 PM
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Event.
Join us for our special Earth Day Event about clean energy!
Monday, April 16, 2018
Noon
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Lunch & Learn.
Meet your neighbor!
Thursday, April 19, 2018
5:30 PM
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604

LWV Chicago Event.
Chicago in Focus is an educational program co-sponsored by LWVChicago and The Union League Club of Chicago. It is free and open to the public.

This month's focus is 'Chicago's Amazing Underground Passageway'. The Pedway: How can we improve it?
Sunday, April 22, 2018
 
Earth Day.
Thursday, April 26, 2018
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Heidi's House LWVAH-MP-BG Board Meeting.
Members welcome!
Thursday, May 10, 2018
7:30 AM
Egg Harbor Cafe LWV AH-MP-BG Event.
End-of-Year Breakfast
Thursday, May 10, 2018
7 PM
To Be Announced! LWV AH-MP-BG Annual Meeting.
Why should we care about the census?
Thursday, May 24, 2018
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Heidi's House LWVAH-MP-BG Board Meeting.
Members welcome!
Thursday, June 21, 2018
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Heidi's House LWVAH-MP-BG Board Meeting.
Members welcome!
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
 
LWV Upper Mississippi River Region Annual Meeting.
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Monday, July 2, 2018
Hilton Chicago Hotel
720 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605
LWVUS National Convention.
If you want to volunteer to help with the convention, contact LWVIL!