Upcoming Civic Awareness Events

Upcoming Civic Awareness Events

The League of Women Voters of Wheaton and Cantigny Park have been presenting a Civics Awareness program since 2017. We’ve had over 700 attendees at our programs that covered a variety of topics such as Campaign Finance, ERA, Fake News, Immigration, and issues before the Supreme Court. They’ve been held at the Cantigny Park Visitors Center and the McCormick mansion. Videos are available for some of the presentations on the Civic Awareness Page.

Upcoming Events

Civic Awareness Presentation at Cantigny McCormick House
Event Date: 
Feb 20 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Visitors Center at Cantigny

League members, guests and members of the public are invited to Cantigny Park for a 100th Birthday of the League of Women Voters at 6:30 PM and a living history portrayal of suffragist Alice Paul by Leslie Goddard at 7 PM.

Civic Awareness Presentation at Cantigny McCormick House
Event Date: 
Mar 19 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Visitors Center at Cantigny

League members, guests and members of the public are invited to Cantigny Park for a presentation by Rebecca Sive, a nationally known author, contributor and motivational speaker for major news outlets on women running for political office, Networking is at 6:30 PM and the program will follow at 7 PM.

Civic Awareness Presentation at Cantigny McCormick House
Event Date: 
Apr 16 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Visitors Center at Cantigny

League members, guests and members of the public are invited to Cantigny Park for a presentation by Anne Burke, Chief Justice of the Illinois Supreme Court who will speak about issues facing the judicial system.