The LWV-Princeton Area is co-sponsoring the Princeton YWCA's Stand Against Racism on Friday, April 25. The program begins at 6:00 PM in Hinds Plaza with music and skits and then moves indoors to the Community Room of the Princeton Public Library, where guest speakers, Patricia Fernandez-Kelly of Princeton University and legal expert, Poonam Bhuchar of Princeton will discuss the theme Is Racism Holding Up/ Delaying Immigration Reform? Members are encouraged to support this event and to volunteer to distribute League literature.
Princeton Council Democratic
Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at 7 PM
Witherspoon Hall (formerly Township Hall)
Click here for information about volunteering and submitting questions.
Opportunities and Challenges in Princeton
A Roundtable Panel Discussion sponsored by
the LWV-Princeton Area andPrinceton Community Housing
Monday, May 5, 2014, 7 - 9 PM
Main Meeting Room, Princeton's Monument Hall
Click here for more information.
LWV New Jersey Advocacy Update:
Keeping You Informed from Trenton
The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is currently monitoring a number of bills and proposed public policies, including School Vouchers, Women's Health Funding, Open Government Bills.
Click for April 2014 Advocacy Update.
Together we can make an even bigger impact in our state.
LWV New Jersey Positions
Watch the Documentary Film
Storming for the Vote:
Hurricane Sandy and the Election
On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey with an incredible force. The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is proud to release Storming for the Vote: Hurricane Sandy and the Election, which chronicles the actions of many that ensured that New Jersey's citizens could vote.
Sandy Matsen, Advocacy Coordinator of the LWV-NJ, discusses how you can be an effective advocate in three videos: Lobby Corps, Armchair Advocacy, and Action Alerts.
Watch the videos.
Meetings: Please Join Us!
Please also join us at our regular monthly meetings.
Click here for a list of the monthly business meetings, special events, and planned activities through June 2014. Our next meeting will be Tuesday, May 13 at 7:00 PM in the Suzanne Patterson Building, 45 Stockton Street, Princeton.
Wishing You Happy Holidays and
a Year of Making Democracy Work!
10 Ways the League of Women Voters Made Democracy Work in 2013
by Elisabeth MacNamara, President, LWVUS
published December 12, 2013 in The Huffington Post
League members Sandy Smith and Joan Bharucha, registering voters at the West Windsor Farmers' Market.
Citizen's Guide to Government
Click here for 2014 order form.
The Institute for Women's Leadership at Douglass College, Rutgers University sponsors many events, lectures, film series, and conferences.
Go to the Institute's Calendar for details.
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