Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, September 18, 2017
1 p.m.
Blithewold, 101 Ferry Rd, Bristol, RI 02809 Tea with the LWV Providence. Save the date for an afternoon tea at this historic house in Bristol. Details to follow.
Thursday, November 30, 2017
5-7:30 P.M.
Harbor House, 111 Washington Street, Newport, RI 02840 LWV Newport County: Presentation of the 2017 Joan C. Arnold Award. Join the LWV Newport County for the presentation of the 2017 Joan C. Arnold Award to Hank Kniskern.
Monday, December 4, 2017
7-8:30 p.m.
Call contact Joan Retsinas at 401-272-0422 or email joan.retsinas@gmail.com, for location information. LWVProvidence Conversation: Closer to Home: Ethics in Providence. Embezzlement, conflicts of interest, graft: We have all heard about ethical lapses. Come listen to how the city responds.

Join the LWV Providence and guest speaker, Susann Mark, Esq, Chair, Providence Ethics Commission. For more information, contact joan.retsinas@gmail.com, 401-272-0422

Monday, December 11, 2017
10 a.m.-noon
LWVRI Office, One Richmond Square, Providence; conference room LWVRI Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the LWVRI Board
Monday, December 11, 2017
10 a.m.-noon
LWVRI Office, One Richmond Square, Providence; conference room LWVRI Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the LWVRI Board
Monday, January 8, 2018
10-noon
Jamestown Library, 26 North Rd, Jamestown, RI 02835 LWVRI Board Meeting. LWVRI Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the LWVRI Board
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Noon-2
RI State House, 82 Smith Street, Providence, RI RI Women's March 2018. Be part of the action! The League welcomes members and friends to join us for the 2018 Women's March Providence. There will be speakers from around the state, music with the Extraordinary Rendition Band and Brick X Brick and food trucks. Bundle up and join the rally! The League invites one and all to gather with us on Frances Street (across the street from the Cheese Cake Factory) starting around 11:30 before we head to the South Lawn of the State House for the main event. Bring a poster!
Monday, February 12, 2018
10 a.m.-noon
LWVRI Office, One Richmond Square, Providence; conference room LWVRI Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the LWVRI Board
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
5:30-8PM
603 Angell St
Providence, RI 02906
Providence LWV Annual Meeting.
For more information or
RSVP emhead603@hotmail.com or 401 351 2269
Thursday, June 7, 2018
4:30 PM
Governor's Reception Room, RI State House, Smith Street, Providence Susan B. Wilson Civic Education Merit Awards Presentation. Presentation of awards to the winners of the Susan B. Wilson Civic Education Merit Awards.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
5:30-8 p.m.
603 Angell Street
Providence, RI 02906
Education Fund - Annual Meeting. For more information or to RSVP EdFundpresident@lwvri.org
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
 
Chicago Hilton, Chicago, Illinois LWV Convention 2018. The LWVUS bi-annual convention is in Chicago this year. More information is available at the LWVUS website.
Sunday, August 12, 2018
 
  Primary Election 2018 Registration Deadline. Last day to register to vote in the 2018 Primary Election. In Rhode Island, you can register online.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
 
  Mail-in Ballot Application Deadline for Primary Election. Last day to apply for a mail-in ballot for the Primary Election.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
 
  Primary Election Day. For Primary Election Day, many polling places are different than those for the General Election. Check the Secretary of State's website for your polling place.
Monday, September 24, 2018
1 pm
Blithewold Mansion
101 Ferry Rd (Route 114)
Bristol, RI 02809
Fundraising Tea at Blithewold. On September 24th, the Providence LWV will hold its third annual fundraising tea at Blithewold in Bristol. Come join us!
Special Guest: Kay Maxwell, former LWV US President
For more information
Saturday, October 6, 2018
10am-4pm
Governor Stephen Hopkins House
15 Hopkins Street
Providence, RI 02903
Voter Registration. Register to Vote! Last day to register before the November 6th Election is October 7.

The League of Women Voters of Providence will be at the Stephen Hopkins House to register voters, make address changes and answer questions.

Sunday, October 7, 2018
 
  General Election 2018 Registration Deadline. To vote in the General Election on November 6, 2018, you must be registered to vote. You can register online, but you must register by October 7th.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
 
  Mail-in Ballot Application Deadline for General Election. October 16th is the last day to register for a mail-in ballot for the General Election.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
 
  2018 ELECTION DAY. Visit the Secretary of State's website for all the information you need to find your polling place.
Thursday, December 6, 2018
5:30-7:00 PM
Harbor House
111 Washington St
Newport, RI
2018 Joan C. Arnold Civic Participation Award Presentation. The League of Women Voters of Newport County has selected Loren Deveau as the recipient of the 2018 Joan C. Arnold Civic Participation Award.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
6 PM
Westerly Library Auditorium
Westerly
How Does the Census Count You?. The League of Women Voters South County present "How Does the Census Count You?" by guest speaker Deborah Smith, RI Partner Specialist, US Census Bureau.