Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
6:00 a.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom LWVUS Speaker at UN on Elimination of Violence Against Women. The Global Institute for Women's Leadership at King's College in London and the Jo Cox Foundation commemorated the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on Wednesday, November 25 with a panel discussion featuring League of Women Voters of the US Chief Observer to the United Nations Rosalee Keech. Take time to watch the broadcast recording, which is now available on demand on the Global Institute for Women's Leadership YouTube channel web site.
December 2020
 
Remote meeting using Zoom Program Committee Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Program Committee will meet for a planning session. The date is to be determined.
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
6:00 a.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom LWVUS Speaker at UN on Bankrupting the Business of Human Trafficking. The United Nations will present "Bankrupting the Business of Human Trafficking" on Tuesday morning, December 1 with a panel discussion featuring League of Women Voters of the US Chief Observer to the United Nations Rosalee Keech.

For more information and to watch the broadcast, visit the United Nations WebTV web site .
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom League Holiday Party. Don't miss the League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Annual Holiday Party for members, family, guests, and prospective members. Enjoy the fun!
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
10:00 a.m.
  Colorado General Assembly 2020 Special Session Begins. The first day of the 2020 Special Legislative Session is November 30 and it is planned to last 3 - 5 days.

The Governor's web site with the press release announcing this special session is here.

Use this link for live video and audio streams, or to look up your legislator on the Colorado General Assembly web site.
January 2021
 
Remote meeting using Zoom Education Committee Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Education Committee will meet for a planning session. The date is to be determined.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom Voter Service Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Voter Service Committee will meet remotely using Zoom.
Saturday, January 16, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom LWVCO Legislative Conference. The annual League of Women Voters of Colorado Legislative Conference and Workshop will provide an opportunity to learn about the League's 2021 legislative priorities. This is an online meeting using Zoom.

Registration in advance is required.

For more information and to register, visit the LWVCO web site .
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
7:00 p.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom January Program Planning Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties members, their families, their friends, and prospective members are invited to join us for our Annual Program Planning Meeting. This is your chance to suggest issue topics and Review our State and Local League Positions. This will be an online event using Zoom.
Monday, January 25, 2021
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom Management Team Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Management Team will meet remotely using Zoom for their monthly planning meeting.
February 2021
7:00 p.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom Homelessness Study Committee Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Homelessness Study Committee will meet remotely using Zoom for a planning meeting. The date is to be determined.
Thursday, February 11, 2021
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Remote meeting using Zoom LWVCO 2021 Annual Leader of Democracy Award Event. Come celebrate with us at the League of Women Voters of Colorado Leader of Democracy 2021 Event.

We will honor:
• Polly Baca - Former Colorado State Senator
• Lauren Casteel - The Women's Foundation of Colorado
• Elizabeth Piper Ensley - Black Suffrage Activist (posthumous)
• Our National History Day winner (Created documentary about Dr. Justina Ford)
as this year's LWVCO Leader of Democracy honorees.


To register or for more information, visit the LWVCO web site.

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
 
  Black Women's Equal Pay Day. When will Black Women's Equal Pay Day be this year?. Read more about how far into 2021 Black women must work to earn what men earned in 2020 on the Black Women's Equal Pay Day website.
January 2028
 
  League of Women Voters of Colorado 100th Anniversary. Join us in celebrating 100 years in 2028. Colorado State League has been an activist, grassroots organization whose leaders believed that voters should play a critical role in democracy.