Forum: Democratic Candidates for Princeton Council

posted Mar 28, 2018, 6:44 PM by Ellen Kemp   [ updated May 6, 2018, 4:57 PM by Sandra Shapiro ]

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The League of Women Voters of the Princeton Area and Princeton Community TV co-sponsoried a forum among the Democratic candidates running for Princeton Council in the June primary election.

The forum took place on Tuesday, May 1 at 7 PM in the main meeting room of Witherspoon Hall, the Municipal Building at 400 Witherspoon Street.

The forum was videotaped and will be posted at,, and Rebroadcasts on Princeton TV will be on the following dates and times:

May 8 at 8 pm

May 12 at 10 am

May 13 at 9 pm

May 15 at 4 pm

May 16 at 10 am

May 18 at noon

May 19 at 8 pm

Princeton Community TV is on Comcast Channel 30 and Verizon's FIOS Channel 45.

Annual Dinner May 2018

posted Mar 28, 2018, 6:17 PM by Ellen Kemp

You are invited to our annual meeting and dinner.

Monday, May 21, 2018
6:00 to 6:30 p.m. - Annual Meeting, for members only
Documents to be voted upon will be sent prior to the meeting.

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. - Dinner and Guest Speaker

Salt Creek Grille at Princeton Forrestal Village (Route 1 south, near the Westin hotel).
Parking is conveniently located near the restaurant.

Jeffrey Brindle
Keynote Speaker: 
Jeffrey M. Brindle, Executive Director,
Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC)

Topic: The Challenge of Campaign Financing Regulation in the 21th Century

Since 2009, Jeffrey Brindle has led ELEC, the agency that was established in 1973 to monitor the campaign financing of all elections in the State of New Jersey under the “The New Jersey Campaign Contributions and Expenditures Reporting Act.”  Executive Director Brindle has authored 20 in-depth, analytical white paper reports on campaign financing and lobbying, many of which had a major influence on legislation. He also has published more than 140 articles in newspapers, magazines, and periodicals. His academic credentials include a B.A. degree from Rutgers University and an M.A. degree in political science from Villanova University.

Cost: $40 per person, with cash bar
Please make your check payable to:
The League of Women Voters of the Princeton Area
    and mail check to:
LWV of the Princeton Area
PO Box 253
Kingston, NJ 08528

Women's March on NJ

posted Jan 10, 2018, 9:59 AM by Ellen Kemp   [ updated Jan 21, 2018, 7:57 AM ]

Power to the Polls
March on NJ Schivell and Kemp
Chrystal Schivell and Ellen Kemp participated in the 
Women's March on New Jersey.

Join the League of Women Voters at the  
Women's March on New Jersey

The League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area is a host working to organize this year's Women's March on New Jersey. The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is sponsoring the March. Please plan on joining us Saturday, January 20, 11 am - 1 pm at Morristown Town Hall, 200 South Street, Morristown.  
The theme of this year's March is "Power to the Polls" which aligns directly with our mission. One of the objectives is to bring power to the polls through increased voter registration and turnout in the 2018 primary and general elections! More information about this year's March is available here.
Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more information. We are attempting to arrange a meeting spot so League members can march together! Also follow along on Facebook for updates on speakers, logistics, sponsors, etc. 

Note: One of the speakers will be LWVNJ President Nancy Hedinger. LWV-Princeton Area member Chrystal Schivell will be attending. Please join her!
For information about bus transportation to the March, go to
Rally Bus Network and select Princeton as the departure site.


Departs 8:40 AM 

Business Meeting Schedule 2017-18

posted Jul 20, 2017, 11:52 AM by Ellen Kemp

September 12, 2017 Business Meeting: Lee

  • Welcome new members; focus on Voter Service for Nov. election 

Nov. 14, 2017 Leadership Committee/business meeting: Sandy Smith

  • Plan for rest of year 

January 9, 2018 business meeting: Lee

  • Program Planning 

April 17, 2018 Leadership Committee/business meeting: Chrystal

  • Plan for next year

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