The South Bend Area

The South Bend Area

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Our Board of Directors meets the first Wednesday of each month at 5:30pm at St Joseph County Public Library, 304 S. Main St., South Bend. Parking is free, and guests are welcome. In case of last-minute changes, please call 574-220-5649 to confirm the meeting. Please let us know in advance if you wish to place an item on the meeting agenda.

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Press Mention

The American Democracy Project of IU South Bend and the League of Women Voters of the South Bend Area are inviting South Bend voters to a new type of candidate event that will give you a chance to speak with candidates in an informal setting

Press Mention

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- The American Democracy Project of IU South Bend and the League of Women Voters of the South Bend Area are holding a candidate forum for the At Large South Bend Common Council candidates.

Event Date: 
Mar 19 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

158 Northside Hall - Indiana University South Bend

Candidates-at-Large: A Municipal Candidate Forum Featuring the At-Large Council Candidates
When:  Tuesday, March 19, 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.
Event Date: 
Mar 21 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

University Grill - Administration Building - IU South Bend

Candi-DATING: South Bend Common Council District Candidates
Thursday, March 21, 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.
Event Date: 
Mar 28 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

University Grill - Administration Building - IU South Bend

Candi-DATING: South Bend Common Council At-Large Candidates
Thursday, March 28, 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.
Event Date: 
Apr 2 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

1001 Wiekamp Hall - Indiana University South Bend

District Debates: A Municipal Candidate Forum Featuring Districts 2 and 4
Tuesday, April 2, 6:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Event Date: 
Apr 9 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

University Grill - Administration Building - IU South Bend

Candi-DATING: South Bend Mayoral Candidates
Tuesday, April 9, 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.
Location: University Grill, Administration Building, 1700 Mishawaka Ave, IU South Bend