Upcoming Events

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

The Counting House and Pub
Event Date: 
Jan 24 2020 - 12:00pm
Event location: 

The Counting House and Pub

The LWVSCDE will hold its January Fun Lunch on 1/24/2020 at the Counting House in Georgetown. Please join us! Read more for details and registration info.

Is There a Better Way to Vote? LWVDE Alternative Voting Presentation
Event Date: 
Jan 31 2020 - 2:00pm
Event location: 

Lewes Public Library

Is there a better way to vote? Learn about alternatives to "The Lesser of Two Evils" elections. The LWVDE will present information on alternative voting methodologies including standard runoff elections, instant-runoff ranked-choice voting, range or "score" voting, and multi-member districting. Read more for the details and the link to register.

100
Event Date: 
Feb 14 2020 - 5:00pm
Event location: 

Rehoboth Beach Historical Society Museum

The League of Women Voters of Delaware celebrates its 100th Birthday on February 14th. Join us to celebrate this special occasion. Read more for details and registration information.

a portrait of African American suffragists
Event Date: 
Feb 16 2020 - 2:00pm
Event location: 

Lewes Public Library

The LWVSC, in partnership with the Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice and the Lewes Public Library, proudly presents, "The Women's Suffrage Movement Below the Color-line" by Syl Woolford. Join us in exploring the contribution of African American women in the struggle for the vote.

Celebrating 100 years, 19th Amendment
Event Date: 
Feb 22 2020 - 1:00pm
Event location: 

Lewes Public Library

The LWVSC will hold a book discussion on "The Women's Hour" as part of the celebration of the 100th Anniversary of women's right to vote. "Read more" for details and the link to reserve your seat.

Is There a Better Way to Vote?
Event Date: 
Jan 25 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Bear Library

Is there a better way to vote? Learn about alternatives to "The Lesser of Two Evils" elections.

19th amendment stamp
Event Date: 
Jan 26 2020 - 12:00pm
Event location: 

home of Connie Jones

The next meeting of the 19th Amendment Celebration Planning committee will be held on January 26th at the home of Connie Jones.

Michaels - Let's Do Lunch!
Event Date: 
Jan 27 2020 - 11:30am
Event location: 

Michaels Restaurant

Some experts have come to the conclusion that the Delaware's criminal justice code needs to be fully rewritten. Others believe that would be “too much.”

image of diverse group of people
Event Date: 
Jan 29 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

The Moorings at Lewes (Cadbury)

The next meeting of the Social Policy Committee is scheduled for Wed, January 29 from 10 AM to noon at the Moorings in Lewes. Featured topic for discussion will be Homelessness in Sussex County. New committee members are welcome!!

Attractive stone church building, white azalea flowers blooming in front
Event Date: 
Feb 3 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Immanuel Church, Highlands

Regular first Monday meeting of the League of Women Voters of New Castle County Board of Directors. We'll meet this month in the Community Room of Immanuel Highlands Church.

League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE
Event Date: 
Feb 7 2020 - 10:30am
Event location: 

South Coastal Library

The February board meeting of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County will be held at the South Coastal Library on February 7 at 10:30am.  Please note the time as it differs from the usual meeting time.  

A flower growing in a crack in the cement
Event Date: 
Feb 10 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Home of Peggy Schultz

LWVNCC Land Use / Transportation committee meeting at Peggy's home in Newark. New folks especially welcome!

Alternative Voting
Event Date: 
Feb 12 2020 - 11:00am
Event location: 

The Green Turtle Grill

Is there a better way to vote? Learn about alternatives to "The Lesser of Two Evils" elections.

The LWVDE Alternative Voting Methodologies Study Team will present in each Delaware county in Jan/Feb 2020. The sessions will cover:

Happy 100th Birthday, LWV!
Event Date: 
Feb 16 2020 - 2:00pm
Event location: 

Deerfield Fine Wines

The League of Women Voters was founded on February 14, 1920. Happy 100th Birthday, LWV!

Great Decisions 2020
Event Date: 
Feb 17 2020 - 1:30pm
Event location: 

Judy Taggart's home

On Monday, February 17 at 1:30 pm in Newark, Brenda Toomey will lead discussion on “Climate Change and the Global Order.”

Youth environment
Event Date: 
Feb 28 2020 - 8:00am
Event location: 

DelOne DelTech Conference Center

YES! is a statewide confab for all Delaware high school students interested in protecting our Earth, from home schoolers, to all public, parochial and independent schools in Delaware.

League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE
Event Date: 
Mar 6 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Rehoboth Beach Museum

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, Delaware will hold its March meeting on Friday the 6th at the Rehoboth Beach Museum.

MEET THE CANDIDATES
Event Date: 
Mar 24 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Newark Senior Center

The Newark city election is Tues, April 14, 2020. Come and meet the candidates on the evening of Tuesday, March 24th, and hear their views on the issues.

Event Date: 
Mar 26 2020 - 8:30am
Event location: 

Dover Downs

League Day at the Dover Downs in Dover.

Wednesday, March 26, 2020.

Tentative plans: Registration at 8:30 am, Program 9-11:45, buffet lunch 11:45-1:15 or so. No speaker at this time. Details will be coming soon.

 

League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE
Event Date: 
Apr 3 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Lewes Public Library

The April meeting of the board of the League of Women Voters will be held at the Lewes Library on 4/3/20 at 10am.  

League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE
Event Date: 
May 1 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Rehoboth Public Library

The League of Women Voters of Sussex County, Delaware will hold its May meeting on Friday the 1st at the Rehoboth Public Library.

League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE
Event Date: 
Jun 5 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Milton Public Library

The June board meeting of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County will be held on Friday, 6/5 at the Milton Library in the Green room.

League of Women Voters of Sussex County, DE
Event Date: 
Jul 10 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

The Moorings at Lewes (Cadbury)

The July meeting of the board of the League of Women Voters of Sussex County will be held at the Moorings on 7/10 at 10:00am.  

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Is There a Better Way to Vote? LWVDE Alternative Voting Presentation
Event Date: 
Jan 31 2020 - 2:00pm
Event location: 

Lewes Public Library

Is there a better way to vote? Learn about alternatives to "The Lesser of Two Evils" elections. The LWVDE will present information on alternative voting methodologies including standard runoff elections, instant-runoff ranked-choice voting, range or "score" voting, and multi-member districting. Read more for the details and the link to register.

Is There a Better Way to Vote?
Event Date: 
Jan 25 2020 - 10:00am
Event location: 

Bear Library

Is there a better way to vote? Learn about alternatives to "The Lesser of Two Evils" elections.

Alternative Voting
Event Date: 
Feb 12 2020 - 11:00am
Event location: 

The Green Turtle Grill

Is there a better way to vote? Learn about alternatives to "The Lesser of Two Evils" elections.

The LWVDE Alternative Voting Methodologies Study Team will present in each Delaware county in Jan/Feb 2020. The sessions will cover: