Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, June 22, 2018
12:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111
Voter Registration. League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties members are asked to volunteer for a voter registration session at one of this month's U.S. Naturalization Services ceremonies.

Volunteers who are not yet certified in 2018 as circulators are welcome to participate. This swearing-in ceremony will begin at 1 p.m. and lasts about one hour.

Please sign up by contacting Gladys Hodges at 915-525-4982, email.

Directions: Turn north onto Revere St. from Arapahoe Rd.
Friday, June 22, 2018
1:00 p.m.
Castlewood Public Library
Castlewood Conference Room
6739 S. Uinta St.
Centennial, CO 80112
Voter Services Steering Committee. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Voter Services Steering Committee will meet for a planning session.
Monday, June 25, 2018
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
University Club of Denver
1673 Sherman St.
Denver, CO 80203
LWVCO Annual Leader of Democracy Award Reception. The Come celebrate with us at the League of Women Voters of Colorado 2018 Leader of Democracy Award Reception. It will honor Ken Salazar, former Secretary of the Interior and U.S. Senator, as this year's LWVCO Leader of Democracy. This is the signature fundraising event for our State League.

The cost is $100, $70 of which is tax deductible, and includes the hors d'oeuvres and wine.

Free parking is available in the ABM lot north of 17th, east of Sherman.

For more information and to register, visit the LWVCO web site.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
 
  Colorado Primary Election. For information on this year's primary election, visit the Arapahoe County Elections web site here.
and the Douglas County Elections web site here.
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111
Voter Registration. League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties members are asked to volunteer for a voter registration session at one of this month's U.S. Naturalization Services ceremonies. With this session we will resume our regular 2:00 pm schedule and request that volunteers arrange to become trained and certified beforehand.

Please sign up in advance in order to arrange becoming a certified circulator by contacting Gladys Hodges at 915-525-4982, email.

To ensure fair and impartial practices, the State of Colorado requires that every circulator re-review the training videos and re-pass the voter registration test each year. The training and test are located on the Colorado Secretary of State web site here.

Then every circulator should bring a signed training acknowledgment document for 2018 the first time volunteering for voter registration and give the document to Gladys Hodges, who will keep it on file for the year.

Directions: Turn north onto Revere St. from Arapahoe Rd.
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
 
HIlton Chicago
720 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
LWVUS 53rd Annual Convention. Get inspired at the League of Women Voters U.S. 2018 Annual Convention in Chicago, IL.

For more information or to register, visit the LWV U.S. Annual Convention web page here.
Saturday, June 30, 2018
 
  LWVCO Project and EZ Grant Application Deadline. Local Leagues may apply for League of Women Voters of Colorado grants from May 1, 2018 until the June 30, 2018 deadline.
Saturday, June 30, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Next Gallery
6851 Colfax Ave.
Lakewood, CO 80214
LWV JeffCo Suffrage Art Show and Open House. You're invited to the League of Women Voters of Jefferson County's Suffrage Art Show and Open House.

Enjoy visual artist Melody Epperson's exhibit ON THEIR SHOULDERS WE STAND: The Unsung Heroines of Women Suffrage. Meet the artist and celebrate the important role the League of Women Voters had in the building of democracy.

Free and open to Leaguers, supporters, and their friends.

For more information, see the League of Women Voters of Jefferson County website here.
Saturday, July 7, 2018
9:30 a.m.
6 Augusta Dr.
Littleton, CO 80123
Management Team Retreat. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Management Team will meet for their annual planning retreat at Ann's house.
Monday, July 23, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Castlewood Public Library
Castlewood Conference Room
6739 S. Uinta St.
Centennial, CO 80112
Management Team Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Management Team will meet for their monthly planning meeting.
Monday, August 27, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Castlewood Public Library
Castlewood Conference Room
6739 S. Uinta St.
Centennial, CO 80112
Management Team Meeting. The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Management Team will meet for their monthly planning meeting.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
 
  National Voter Registration Day. September 25, 2018 is National Voter Registration Day.

Make sure everyone you know is registered to vote and has up-to-date registration information.
Saturday, September 29, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Holiday Inn Denver East Stapleton
3333 Quebec St
Denver, CO 80207
LWVCO Making Democracy Work! Conference 2018. If you oppose our Democracy being for sale, join the League of Women Voters of Colorado for their annual Making Democracy Work Conference. Learn what you can do to help combat the effects of dark money in our elections.

The registration form is available here.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
 
  Colorado Gives Day. Colorado Gives Day provides an opportunity to support Colorado nonprofits.

Consider making a donation to the League of Women Voters today:
https://www.coloradogives.org/cogivesday
and
https://www.coloradogives.org/LWVColorado/overview
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
 
  Colorado Gives Day. The League of Women Voters asks you to consider making a donation on Colorado Gives Day.
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
 
  League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties. We're celebrating 50 years in 2019!
Friday, February 14, 2020
 
  League of Women Voters 100th Anniversary. Join us as we celebrate 100 years of supporting democracy through our voter registration and information efforts!