Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor candidate debates, forums to learn about and discuss important public policy issues, and meetings where League members can be informed on important topics and form public policy positions. We participate in public meetings. We have meetings of ongoing committees studying important issues. See what's coming up this month and beyond.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
7:00-8:45pm
Sewickley Public Library
500 Thorn Street Sewickley PA 15143
2nd Floor Conference Room
Where Plastics End Up. An International Perspective on Plastics

Speakers: Jed Alegado - Break Free from Plastics, Manila Lakshmi Narayan - Waste Pickers Union, India Myrna Dominguez - PANGISDA (Fishing organization), Philippines

The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served Walk-ins are welcome; Registration in advance is preferred Call the LWVGP office at 412-261-4284 to register

Contact Heather Harr for more information at 505-310-8541 or heatherharr007gmail.com

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
1-3pm
Squirrel Hill Public Library
5801 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Education Advocacy Committee. For more information,contact Michele Zmijanac at 412-563-5232 or mzmijanac@gmail.com
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
5:30-8:30pm
Energy Innovation Center - (former Connelley Vocational School building)
1435 Bedford Avenue - Floor 1 BrightSpace
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Where Plastics End Up. An International Perspective on Plastics

Speakers: Jed Alegado - Break Free from Plastics, Manila Lakshmi Narayan - Waste Pickers Union, India Myrna Dominguez - PANGISDA (Fishing organization), Philippines

The event is free and open to the public. 5:30 Reception 6:00 Program

Walk-ins are welcome; Registration in advance is preferred Call the LWVGP office at 412-261-4284 to register

Contact Heather Harr for more information at 505-310-8541 or heatherharr007gmail.com

Thursday, May 24, 2018
6:30-8:30pm
Knox Hall - Pittsburgh Theological Seminary 616 N. Highland Avenue Redistricting Town Hall. Hear the successful story of the California redistricting commission.

How do we make it happen in PA?

Special Guest Host: Franco Harris

Sponsored by: Common Cause, B-PEP, LWVPA, Fair Districts PA, NAACP

Monday, May 28, 2018
 
  Memorial Day 2018. The CIC office will be closed today!
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
12:30-3:45pm
Penn Center East, Bldg. 7, 777 Penn Center Blvd. Pgh. 15235 USCIS Naturalization Ceremony. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer to register new citizens at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Friday, June 1, 2018
 
LWVGP Due by June 30, 2018. M. Mamula - LWVEF Survey due to M. Bush by June 30, 2018.
Saturday, June 2, 2018
12:00-2:00pm
Market Square

Forbes Ave. at Market Street
National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
12:30-2:30pm
Koppers Building436 7th Ave.
CIC Office Suite 350, Pittsburgh.PA 15219
Voter Service Committee Meeting. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer and serve on the committee at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
12:30-3:45pm
Penn Center East, Bldg. 7, 777 Penn Center Blvd. Pgh. 15235 USCIS Naturalization Ceremony. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer to register new citizens at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Thursday, June 7, 2018
10:45-1:00pm
Oliver Citywide Academy

2323 Brighton Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Graduation and Field Day. Student voter registrations

Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com

Thursday, June 7, 2018
5:00-8:00pm
Koppers Building Conference Center.
E.P. Mellon Room
Annual meeting - 2018. Registration and reception starts at 5:00pm with presentation at 5:45pm

Dinner buffet served at 6:15pm, followed by the business meeting.

Cost is $35.00; Guests are welcome at the same price.

Register online at https://co.clickandpledge.com/advanced/default.aspx?wid=66743

or call CIC at 412-261-4284.

Come meet and mingle with other League members and see what we have accomplished this year, and help set the course for the next year.

Saturday, June 9, 2018
2:00-4:00pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

4400 Forbes Avenue., Pgh. 15213
Civic Education Day. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
12:30-3:45pm
Penn Center East, Bldg. 7, 777 Penn Center Blvd. Pgh. 15235 USCIS Naturalization Ceremony. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer to register new citizens at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Friday, June 15, 2018
9:00am
Federal Courthouse, 700 Grant Street Room 8A Pittsburgh, PA 15219 Naturalization Ceremony. For more information, contact Judy Clack at 512-731-0280 or jbclack@yahoo.com
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
12:30-3:45pm
Penn Center East, Bldg. 7, 777 Penn Center Blvd. Pgh. 15235 USCIS Naturalization Ceremony. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer to register new citizens at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
5:00pm
CIC office Ste. 350

Koppers Building

Pittsburgh, PA 15219
FDPA - Allegheny. Monthly meeting, Fair Districts PA

Contact Annette Shimer for more information at arshimer@gmail.com or 412-221-5163

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
12:30-3:45pm
Penn Center East, Bldg. 7, 777 Penn Center Blvd. Pgh. 15235 USCIS Naturalization Ceremony. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer to register new citizens at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Thursday, June 28, 2018
 
Chicago LWVUS Convention. June 28 thru July 1st 2018.Details to follow.
Saturday, June 30, 2018
 
LWVGP Due by June 30, 2018. M. Mamula - LWVEF Survey due to M. Bush by June 30, 2018.
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
12:30-2:30pm
Koppers Building436 7th Ave.
CIC Office Suite 350, Pittsburgh.PA 15219
Voter Service Committee Meeting. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer and serve on the committee at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
 
CIC Office
436 7th Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
4th of July. The CIC office will be closed.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
12:30-2:30pm
Koppers Building436 7th Ave.
CIC Office Suite 350, Pittsburgh.PA 15219
Voter Service Committee Meeting. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer and serve on the committee at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
12:30-2:30pm
Koppers Building436 7th Ave.
CIC Office Suite 350, Pittsburgh.PA 15219
Voter Service Committee Meeting. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer and serve on the committee at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Monday, October 1, 2018
 
LWVGP Due by Oct. 31, 2018. E. Olmsted - Evaluation "Be Heard Through the Ballot Box" due by Oct. 31, 2018.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
12:30-2:30pm
Koppers Building436 7th Ave.
CIC Office Suite 350, Pittsburgh.PA 15219
Voter Service Committee Meeting. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer and serve on the committee at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Thursday, October 4, 2018
12:30pm
Mt. Lebanon Public Library
16 Castle Shannon Blvd.
Pgh. PA 15228
South Hills Local/Area Meeting. Topic: To Be Announced

Contact Maureen Mamula for more information at 412-760-9642 or at mamulalwv@gmail.com

Friday, October 12, 2018
1:30pm
Squirrel Hill Public Library
5801 Forbes Avenue
Pgh. PA 15217
Pittsburgh Central Local/Area Meeting. Topic: TBD

Contact Martha Raak for more information at 412-802-7266 or at marbiker1@gmail.com

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
10:00am
St. John's Lutheran Church
311 Cumberland Road
Pgh. Pa 15237
North Hills Local/Area Meeting. Topic: TBD

Contact Shirley McIlvried for more information at 412-364-7329 or at howardmciii@comcast.net

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
 
LWVGP Due by Oct. 31, 2018. E. Olmsted - Evaluation "Be Heard Through the Ballot Box" due by Oct. 31, 2018.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
12:30-2:30pm
Koppers Building436 7th Ave.
CIC Office Suite 350, Pittsburgh.PA 15219
Voter Service Committee Meeting. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer and serve on the committee at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
8:30-5:00pm
Pitt Graduate School of Public Health
University Club; Ballroom B and Gold Room 2nd floor.
Shale and Public Health Conference. Contact Heather Harr for more information at 505-310-8541 or heatherharr007gmail.com
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
12:30-2:30pm
Koppers Building436 7th Ave.
CIC Office Suite 350, Pittsburgh.PA 15219
Voter Service Committee Meeting. Contact Judy Clack for more information or to volunteer and serve on the committee at 512-731-0280 or at jbclack@yahoo.com