Making Democracy Work

LWV of Detroit Calendar

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
6-8pm
6545 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48202
Sip. Shop. Suffrage. The 19th Amendment turns 100!

Urbanum lifestyle store in New Center (https://www.urbanumdetroit.com) will host a celebration in honor of the 100th anniversary of women earning the right to vote in the United States. The event date is exactly 100 years to the day Congress passed the 19th Amendment.

Sip. Shop. Suffrage. will feature merchandise with a women empowerment and suffrage focus. We encourage participants to wear white in the spirit of the suffragettes. A portion of the event proceeds will go to the Coalition On Temporary Shelter. A COTS representative will share information on their organization's services for women and families. Representatives from LWV of Detroit will provide voter registration drive information. Register to attend this FREE event at:

https://www.facebook.com/pg/urbanumDetroit/events/?ref=page_internal

FMI: contact Urbanum at 313-771-4777 or info@urbanumdetroit.com

Thursday, June 20, 2019
5:30-8:30pm
IBEW Local 58
1358 Abbott St
Detroit, MI 48226
CitizenDetroit Dinner & Dialogue: MAKING THE GRADE - Quality K-12 Education. LWV of Detroit is partnering with CitizenDetroit for another Dinner & Dialogue, this time focusing on education. Hear from Dr. Nikolai Vitti, Superintendent of the Detroit Public Schools Community District about how the DPSCD is addressing challenges that affect quality education. Stephanie Young, Executive Director of the Community Education Commission will outline how the CEC is measuring school quality by developing an evaluation process for Detroit's public schools. Receive information about the State of Michigan's proposed A-F grading system. As always, there will be an opportunity to get involved and learn how you can have a positive impact on the success of Detroit's kids. Admission is FREE, but reservations are required. Dinner starts at 5:30pm with the program beginning at 6:00pm. Free parking available in the Local 58 lot (entrance on Porter St)
Saturday, June 22, 2019
2-4pm
Marygrove College
8425 W. McNichols
Conference Room LA316
Detroit, MI 48221
LWV of Detroit Annual Meeting. LWV Annual Meeting Flyer
Thursday, July 11, 2019
6-8:00pm
Hamtramck Public Library
2360 Caniff Street
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Hamtramck City Council Forum. Save the date! More info coming soon.
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
6-8:00pm
Faith Tabernacle Church
16548 Hamilton Avenue
Highland Park,MI 48203
Highland Park Mayoral Forum. Save the date! More info coming soon.
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
7am-8pm
Your local polling place Primary Election. More info to come.
Saturday, September 21, 2019
2-4pm
Marygrove College
Room LA 316
8425 W McNichols Rd
Detroit, MI 48221
Membership Meeting. More info coming soon
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
 
  National Voter Registration Day. Visit here often to find out where the LWV of Detroit will hold Voter Registration Drives.
Saturday, October 19, 2019
2-4pm
Marygrove College
Room LA 316
8425 W McNichols Rd
Detroit, MI 48221
Membership Meeting. TBA
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
7am-8pm
Your local polling place General Election. More info to come.
Saturday, November 16, 2019
2-4pm
Marygrove College
Room LA 316
8425 W McNichols Rd
Detroit, MI 48221
Membership Meeting. TBA
Friday, May 21, 2021-Sunday, May 23, 2021
 
Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
Michigan State University
219 South Harrison Road
East Lansing, MI 48824
2021 LWVMI Convention. Save the date.