Upcoming Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.
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Event Date: 
Sep 30 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 5Register for the Zoom forum!

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Event Date: 
Oct 1 2020 - 6:00pm to 6:45pm

Candidate Forum:  Peralta Community College District - Area 1 has a NEW DATERegister here!

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Event Date: 
Oct 1 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland Unified School District - District 5Register for Zoom forum!!

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Event Date: 
Oct 2 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 3Register for the Zoom forum!

da race
Event Date: 
Oct 3 2020 - 9:00pm to 10:00pm

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- ABC7 will air the L.A. County District Attorney Debate this Saturday at 9 p.m. commercial free.

ACBA Judicial Seat
Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

LWVO is partnering with ACBA for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Judicial Office 2Regi

ACBA Judicial Seat
Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

LWVO is partnering with ACBA for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Attorney

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Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 1 (6pm - 7pm) and Oakland Unified School District - District 1 (7pm - 8pm). 

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Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:15pm

LWVO is partnering with LWVBerkeley, Albany, Emeryville and LWVPiedmont in hosting a Virtual Candidate Forum:  AC Transit - At-Large Director.   

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Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

LWVO is partnering with LWVBerkeley, Albany, Emeryville and LWVPiedmont in hosting a Virtual Candidate Forum:  AC Transit - Ward 2.   

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Event Date: 
Oct 9 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the LWVO for a Virtual Candidate Forum:  Oakland City Council - District 7Register here for the Zoom forum!

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Event Date: 
Oct 13 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:15pm

LWVO is partnering with LWVBerkeley, Albany, Emeryville and LWVPiedmont in hosting a Virtual Candidate Forum:  AC Transit - Ward 1.   

Ballot measure
Event Date: 
Oct 13 2020 - 7:00pm

Get ready to vote!

2020 Presidential Debate graphic
Event Date: 
Sep 29 2020 - 5:45pm

Join Mills College to watch the first presidential debate and participate in a moderated discussion.

Portraits of Power:  Women of 116th Congress
Event Date: 
Sep 30 2020 - 12:00pm

The first woman speaker of the House. The first female combat veteran. The first Native American women. The first Muslim women. The first openly gay member of the Senate.

Glendale/Burbank Candidate Forums
Event Date: 
Sep 30 2020 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm

League of Women Voters of Glendale/ Burbank Unit is hosting virtual candidate forums for the Burbank Municipal Elections for Treasurer and City Council.

burbank council pta
Event Date: 
Sep 30 2020 - 2:45pm to 3:45pm

League of Women Voters Glendale/ Burbank and the Burbank Council PTA invite you to the Burbank Unified School District Board of Education Candidate Forum. 

Via Zoom

Poster with woman using ballot box, 1920s, large word VOTE at top
Event Date: 
Oct 1 2020 (All day) to Oct 31 2020 (All day)
your vote counts
Event Date: 
Oct 1 2020 - 12:00pm

Join NBC4 Anchor Colleen Williams on Oct. 1, 2020 at noon for NBC4's virtual community forum to discuss the voting process for this year's general election on Nov. 3.

CD4
Event Date: 
Oct 2 2020 - 6:00pm
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Zoom Event

Virtual Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Oct 5 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

League of Women Voters of Glendale/ Burbank Unit is hosting virtual candidate forums for the CA State Assembly 43rd District and the U.S. 28th Congresssional District 

supervisor flyer
Event Date: 
Oct 6 2020 - 6:30pm
2020 Presidential Debate graphic
Event Date: 
Oct 7 2020 - 5:45pm
Join Mills College to watch the vice presidential debate and participate in a moderated discussion. 
 
Agenda:
  • 5:45 Introductions
  • 6:00 Debate
Your Vote Your Voice
Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Zoom Event

Mona Field will return to the Club on ZOOM for her popular, non-partisan overview and explanation of the local November 3rd ballot measures. She’ll answer your questions about the many complicated state and county proposals.

statewide
Event Date: 
Oct 8 2020 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
2020 Presidential Debate graphic
Event Date: 
Oct 15 2020 - 5:45pm

Join Mills College to watch the first presidential debate and participate in a moderated discussion.

Book Club
Event Date: 
Oct 15 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Virtual via Zoom

Many of us have extra time these days. What better way to spend it than with a book! In these trying times, it's also helpful to stay in community, even if we can't personally be with each other.
 

2020 Presidential Debate graphic
Event Date: 
Oct 22 2020 - 5:45pm

Join Mills College to watch the first presidential debate and participate in a moderated discussion.

Event Date: 
Oct 24 2020 (All day)

If you can, do VOTE EARLY! Join the League and its partners in encouraging voters to vote early. This is the first Voter Early Day in history. Let's make it a big day!

Event Date: 
Nov 1 2020 (All day) to Nov 30 2020 (All day)

To find out about this observation, visit: https://nativeamericanheritagemonth.gov/about/

women and men
Event Date: 
Nov 11 2020 (All day)

Veterans Day is a federal holiday to honor our country's military veterans. The holiday began as an observation of the Armistice the Allies signed with Germany to end World War I.

Rob Bonta
Event Date: 
Nov 18 2020 - 7:00pm
Forum with Mills Legislator-in-Residence Rob Bonta!  Join us to reflect on the outcomes of the 2020 election and what they mean for California and the nation.
Woman Behind FDR
Event Date: 
Nov 19 2020 - 6:00pm

Many of us have extra time these days. What better way to spend it than with a book! In these trying times, it's also helpful to stay in community, even if we can't personally be with each other.
 

Portrait of Carrie Chapman Catt
Event Date: 
Jan 9 2021 (All day)

Founder of the League of Women Voters, Carrie Chapman Catt (January 9, 1859 – March 9, 1947) was peace activist before becoming a guiding force in the women's suffrage movement.

 

Martin Luther King Day of Service
Event Date: 
Jan 18 2021 (All day)

The U.S. Congress passed legislation designating the third Monday in January a federal holiday in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The bill because law in 1983.

Event Date: 
Feb 15 2021 (All day)

In 1878, the U.S. Congress declared George Washington's birthday to be a federal holiday. The first observation was February 22, 1879. The Uniform Monday Holiday Act of 1970 changed the date of the holiday to the third Monday in February.

Mmes Justice
Event Date: 
Mar 1 2021 (All day) to Mar 31 2021 (All day)

Let's Keep Making Our History

With President Jimmy Carter's proclamation in February 1988, the U.S. began to observe Women’s History Week inclusive of International Women’s Day (March 8).

LWV Geneva members tour Women's Suffrage exhibit in Albany, NY
Event Date: 
Mar 8 2021 (All day)

A Celebration of Women's Rights

Sunshine Week: Your Right to Know
Event Date: 
Mar 14 2021 (All day) to Mar 20 2021 (All day)

Celebrating (and Defending) Your Right to Know

This celebration occurs during the week that includes President James Madison's birthday and National Freedom of Information Day—March 16.

 

Environment is in our hands
Event Date: 
Apr 22 2021 (All day)

Earth Day is observed around the world on April 22 to support environmental protection.

Memorial Day image
Event Date: 
May 31 2021 (All day)

Memorial Day was initially called Declaration Day. In May 1868, U.S General John A. Logan first called for the observance of Decoration Day nationally:

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