Making Democracy Work

LWV of Detroit Calendar

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
 
  HAPPY NEW YEAR. The League wishes all a happy, healthy new year.
Saturday, January 18, 2020
10am-12noon
19000 Wildemere
Detroit, MI 48221
January Membership Meeting. Join us for the first membership meeting of 2020 at the home of LWV Detroit President, Rhonda Craig. NOTE THE TIME CHANGE.

LWV January 2020 Membership Meeting Flyer

Our membership meetings are a great place to learn more about the League of Women Voters and meet the LWV Detroit Board as well as chapter members. You need not be a member to attend!

At the January meeting, we will discuss 2020 plans to better engage our communities (Detroit, Hamtramck, and Highland Park) in the League's mission to register, educate, and support voters.

For more information or questions, Call Cheryl Bukoff, Membership Coordinator, at 313-341-9355.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
6:30pm
Detroit Design Cener
4225 Third Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201
Nightnotes in Detroit. Join LWVDetroit for a night of brilliant jazz! Women in Jazz Flyer

Women in Jazz recognizes the incredible impact women have made and continue to make in the jazz community. Featuring the Ellen Rowe Quartet, this performance showcases original works by female jazz artists.

The Ellen Rowe Quartet is led by acclaimed composer, performer and educator, Ellen Rowe, who will be accompanied by Ingrid Racine on trumpet, Marion Hayden on bass, and Eliza Salem on drums.

This is a rare opportunity to see these accomplished musicians in the intimate setting of the Detroit Design Center; a performance you won't want to miss!

Presented in partnership with the LWV of Detroit. To purchase tickets online:

https://tickets.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?e=ff3fbda1c65e12e6b3d98801779219ea&t=tix&vqitq=00a95f9c-1fbf-4905-a071-2c10c625662d&vqitp=5b89cb49-929e-41e7-a9a4-029a2a902a62&vqitts=1578490451&vqitc=vendini&vqite=itl&vqitrt=Safetynet&vqith=a37c8f9a7484c7ca4c931a6589e51645

League members use code "LVW" at check out for 20% off!

Friday, February 14, 2020
 
  LWV DAY OF ACTION. The League of Women Voters is throwing itself a party to celebrate our 100th birthday.

Leagues all across the nation will join in this historic event. For more information about this collective day of action, visit the Day of Action Toolkit. This toolit houses all kinds of resources to help you participate in this exciting show of League power.

We encourage you to join us and make history together!

Sunday, March 15, 2020
TBA
Detroit Repertory Theater
13103 Woodrow Wilson Street
Detroit, MI 48238
SAVE THE DATE: Theatre Event Fundraiser. Join the LWV of Detroit for its 2nd annual theatre fundraising event for a matinee performance of The Puppeteer.

"From the Harlem Renaissance to present day, women in one family cut racism's strings and sing their own song."

We will need volunteers at this fundraising event (greeters, ticket takers, someone to make programs, etc.). If you're interested in volunteering, contact Susan Slattery at sslattery7@comcast.net

Stay tuned for more information on this big event.

Sunday, September 13, 2020
TBA
Boarding location TBA SAVE THE DATE: Detroit Bus Tour. Join the LWV of Detroit for another bus tour with Detroit History Tours, LLC. We have reserved this date but have not settled on which tour. (FMI on the types of tours offered, go to detroithistorytours.com).

We will need volunteers at this fundraising event (greeters, ticket takers, someone to make programs, etc.). If you're interested in volunteering, contact Susan Slattery at sslattery7@comcast.net

Stay tuned for more information on this big event.