Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, January 18, 2018
 
  Program Planning/Chinese Dinner Meeting. More details to follow!
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
6:00 pm
The home of Deb Sloss. Please refer to your directory for the address or contact Deb at RSVPHoliday@grossepointe.mi.lwvnet.org Holiday Party. The cost of $30.00 per person includes appetizers, desserts, and drinks Print out your RSVP form here and mail it back.
Sunday, November 19, 2017
1:00 pm
Anton Frankel Center
20 S. Main
Mt Clemens, MI 48043
Presentation re Vote Smart. Richard Kimball of Vote Smart will discuss Vote Smart's website, Votesmart.org. This interactive website helps visitors research candidates by compiling non-partisan data on their biographies, votes, positions, and funding. Cosponsored along with LWV Oakland Area and the Baldwin Public Library
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7:00 pm
Grosse Pointe Unitarian Church
17150 Maumee Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
Panel: Community Action for an America Free from Gun Violence. The evening will include a panel discussion with Q&A to discuss how our community can prevent future acts of gun violence. Featuring representatives from the office of Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence and Moms Demand Action
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
  Election Day. Don't Forget to Vote!
Lots of good information here
Monday, October 16, 2017
2:00 pm
Clinton Township Senior Center
40730 Romeo Plank Rd
Charter Twp of Clinton, 48038
MCVS/LWVMI'S REDISTRICTING PROGRAM PRESENTATION. Want to learn more about redistricting reform and the gerrymandering problem? LWV Macomb (MCVS) will present the LWVMI's redistricting program.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
7:00 pm
Services for Older Citizens
158 Ridge Rd.
GP Farms, MI 48236
Grosse Pointe Farms: Mayoral Race Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7:00 pm
GP War Memorial
32 Lake Shore Rd.
GP Farms, MI 48236

*Please note this new location
Grosse Pointe City: Mayoral & City Council Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
 
  Last day to register for general election. Print out the Voter Registration form here and deliver it to your city or township clerk. NOTICE! In Michigan, you must appear in person to vote in the first election in which you wish to participate. This requirement does not apply if you: (1) personally hand deliver this form to your county, city or township clerk's office instead of mailing the form, (2) are 60 years of age or older, (3) are disabled, or (4) are eligible to vote under the federal Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act.
Thursday, October 5, 2017
6:30 pm
Macomb Community College - Center Campus
University Center - UC1
Lecture Hall A
44575 Garfield Road
Charter Township of Clinton, MI 48038
SaveMICity Town Hall. Presentation regarding Michigan's broken municipal finance system. The Michigan Municipal League, MSU Extension, and Macomb Community College invite residents, business and government leaders, and all other other stakeholders to join the discussion. Case studies include Sterling Heights, Roseville and Utica. For additional information, click SaveMICity.org
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
7:00 pm
Sterling Heights Library
40255 Dodge Park Rd
Sterling Heights, 48313
MCVS/LWVMI'S REDISTRICTING PROGRAM PRESENTATION. Want to learn more about redistricting reform and the gerrymandering problem? LWV Macomb (MCVS) will present the LWVMI's redistricting program.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
7:00 pm
Grosse Pointe War Memorial
32 Lake Shore Drive
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Kickoff Meeting: Speaker Barbara McQuade. Barbara McQuade, former United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan and currently professor at the Univeristy of Michigan Law School, will be our speaker at the LWV Kickoff Meeting.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
6:30 pm
Sterling Heights Senior Center
40200 Utica Rd
Sterling Heights, 48313
MCVS/LWVMI'S REDISTRICTING PROGRAM PRESENTATION. Want to learn more about redistricting reform and the gerrymandering problem? LWV Macomb (MCVS) will present the LWVMI's redistricting program.
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Doors open at 6:30 pm; Vigil is from 7-8 pm
Grosse Pointe War Memorial
32 Lake Shore Drive
Grosse Pointe Farms
Michigan 48236
GROSSE POINTE-CHARLOTTESVILLE SOLIDARITY VIGIL. LWVGP has been invited to co-sponsor the Grosse Pointe-Charlottesville Solidarity Vigil on Thursday, August 17, at the War Memorial. This is a peaceful, non-partisan, and non-denominational gathering of our community to show support for the City of Charlottesville and the victims of hate.