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Congress Hotel Plaque

Congress Hotel Plaque where the LWV was created in 1920

Jean Pierce and Llona Steele observe a plaque in the Congress Hotel where the League of Women Voters was created in 1920

League of Women Voters History
League members from Oak Park and Wheaton joined Central Kane County members in previewing the voter information program "Making Your Voice Heard".

Making Your Voice Heard

Wheaton and Oak Park members joined in previewing Central Kane County's informational program, "Making Your Voice Heard."  Contact the LWVCKC to schedule a speaker for your group today!  

Home Rule

Batavia Home Rule Forum

The League hosted both sides of the Home Rule issue in Batavia on October 21.

Candidate Forum: Standing room only

Candidate Forum: Cong. District 14 and State House Districts 49 & 65

It was standing room only at the February 22 Candidate Forum at the Batavia City Hall.

Voting is My Superpower sign

March to the Polls October 13

LWVCKC joined other leagues in Chicago on October 13, 2018 for the March to the Polls.

Central Kane County

Both women and men are invited to join the League of Women Voters,  a nonpartisan political organization, that encourages informed and active participation in government. Central Kane County emphasizes candidate forums, voter registration, and educational activities.

Local League programs are listed below. Check the calendar link for events sponsored by other Leagues in the area.

The League of Women Voters of Central Kane County does not endorse the contents of any web sites to which it links; such Internet addresses contain information not posted by the League and are included to provide convenient access to additional information. The League does not endorse or control these external Internet addresses nor guarantee the accuracy of such addresses.

 

The Central Kane County League is pleased that the Aurora Member At Large Unit has been officially recognized by the State Board.
Congratulations to all who made this possible! We look forward to continue our close working relationship. 
capitol building
Event Date: 
Apr 10 2019 (All day)

Meet with Legislators in Springfield. The Wheaton League may charter a bus, so they need to hear from us ASAP!

Event Date: 
Feb 28 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Batavia City Hall

Candidates for Library Board, School Board, and contested aldermanic wards will participate in this Forum.

Event Date: 
Apr 2 2019 (All day)

Consolidated Election day for local candidates. 

Find your polling place here:

Event Date: 
Mar 21 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Sugar Grove Community Building

Village Trustees, Waubonsee CC Trustees and Fire Protection District candidates will participate in this forum.

Event Date: 
Mar 18 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Aurora Police Department

Candidate Forum for the 8th Ward

Event Date: 
Mar 13 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Aurora Police Department

Candidate Forum for 5th and 6th Wards

Event Date: 
Mar 5 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Aurora Police Department

Candidate Forum for 1st Ward / At Large Seat

Event Date: 
Mar 6 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Geneva Middle School North

Library Board, School Board, and contested wards 2,4,& 5 will participate in this Forum.

Event Date: 
Mar 14 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Baker Memorial United Methodist Church

Candidates for School Board and 1 aldermanic ward will participate in this forum held in Wiley Hall.

The League of Women Voters of Central Kane County is expanding!  Aurora, the second largest city in the state, has not had a League of Women Voters presence in more than a decade.

Did you know the U.S. Constitution does not explicitly guarantee protection of rights without regard to sex?

Did you know that the ERA will create a permanent, uniform and national standard for elminiating descrimination based upon sex?