Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
5:30pm
De Vega Brothers
Stone Creek Shopping Center
5757 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95207
Annual Meeting.
Dr Eibeck

"Changes in Higher Education in Light of the New Administration"

Dr. Pamela A. Eibeck, 24th President of University of the Pacific, will address attendees.

Gathering and no-host bar 5:30; Dinner 6:00; Program 6:30;

Business meeting to follow

Cost: $45

Reservations required.
Reservation and meal selection deadline: May 23, 2017

President Eibeck's commitment to community, including the Beyond Our Gates effort to improve early literacy in Stockton, was recognized by the 2015 ATHENA Leadership Award. She also serves on the Valley Vision Board, the Greater Sacramento Area Economic Council Board of Directors, and the Board of Directors for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU).

To make your reservations, send a request with your meal selection to LWVSJC@gmail.com.

Cancellations accepted through May 26, 2017. Payments cannot be refunded for cancellations after that date.

Friday, June 2, 2017-Sunday, June 4, 2017
 
Sheraton Grand Hotel
Sacramento, CA
Annual State Conference.
State Convention 2017 The 2017 League of Women Voters of California biennial convention will be held at the Sheraton Grand Hotel in Sacramento from June 1st to 4th.

Scheduled speakers include Secretary of State Alex Padilla and Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg.

Also addressing the convention will be:

  • Celinda Lake, a leading Democratic Party political strategist;
  • Chris Hoene, Executive Director of the California Budget and Policy Center;
  • U.C. Berkeley professor and author Lisa García Bedolla, whose research focuses on how marginalization and inequality structure political and educational opportunities;
  • Jill Darling of USC's Center for Economic and Social Research.

Jack Ohman, Sacramento Bee editorial cartoonist and Pulitzer Prize winner, will be the featured speaker at the Local League Hosted Friday Night Dinner, "Paddlewheel & Pulitzer," aboard the Delta King.

Attendees may register for one day or for the entire Convention. The Convention features a variety of workshops, caucuses, and other events. For registration information, visit the LWVC website. Early bird registration rates are available until April 15.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
2:00pm
Rotating Board members' homes Board Meeting. Contact president Christeen Ferree if you would like to attend. An email link is provided on our Contacts web page.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
2:00pm
Rotating Board members' homes Board Meeting. Contact president Christeen Ferree if you would like to attend. An email link is provided on our Contacts web page.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
2:00pm
Rotating Board members' homes Board Meeting. Contact president Christeen Ferree if you would like to attend. An email link is provided on our Contacts web page.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
2:00pm
Rotating Board members' homes Board Meeting. Contact president Christeen Ferree if you would like to attend. An email link is provided on our Contacts web page.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
2:00pm
Rotating Board members' homes Board Meeting. Contact president Christeen Ferree if you would like to attend. An email link is provided on our Contacts web page.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
2:00pm
Rotating Board members' homes Board Meeting. Contact president Christeen Ferree if you would like to attend. An email link is provided on our Contacts web page.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
2:00pm
Rotating Board members' homes Board Meeting. Contact president Christeen Ferree if you would like to attend. An email link is provided on our Contacts web page.