Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Calendar Page, Month-at-a-Glance

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, January 15, 2018
7:30am
St. James Episcopal Church
3750 E. Douglas
A.R.I.S.E.s MLK, Jr., Heroes & Sheroes Recognition Breakfast. Join a citywide celebration as the A.R.I.S.E. Ensemble presents its 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Heroes & Sheroes Award to supporters of Arts Education and Diversity in our community.

Single tickets are $30. Tables from $400. Reservations required. Seating is limited. Please contact Sharon Cranford at (316) 685-0452, (316) 681-0544.

If you want to join other League members at their table, the LWV Wichita-Metro is paying for a table of 10 at this event. Tickets are $30 each. If you are interested in joining this table, please contact Elaine Harvey, Treasurer, at elaine.harvey@wichita.edu.

Saturday, January 20, 2018
10am - 1pm
St Paul's Lutheran Church
925 N. Waco
Annual Planning Meeting & Soup Lunch. The Annual Planning meeting is when we decide study and action for local, state or national League.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Noon-1pm
Central Library
223 S. Main
TUESDAY TOPICS: Net Neutrality. Should internet service providers be allowed to intentionally speed up, slow down, or block content by users based on their ability to pay? Join us for a discussion of "net neutrality" and learn who might be affected if the FCC should decide to change its rules. Librarian and web expert Brig McCoy from the Kansas City Public Library will be our speaker. Doors open at 11:30 for those who wish to bring a sack lunch - drinks are provided. Program starts at 12:00 pm.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
12:00pm
Wichita Public Library
223 S. Main
TUESDAY TOPICS: Hate Crimes in Kansas. Are hate crimes in Kansas on the rise?  How does Kansas compare to other states in the number of incidents?  And are there are ways to reduce these?  Micah Kubic from the ACLU of Kansas will be our speaker.  Join us for a lively discussion on this topic of vital importance.  Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters-Wichita Metro.  Doors open at 11:30 am for those who wish to bring a sack lunch; drinks are provided.  Program starts at 12:00 pm.