Making Democracy Work

LWV of the Jackson Area Calendar

Learn about opportunities to participate in activities

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, September 9, 2017
9:15 am
Municipal Art Gallery, 839 N. State St. Jackson Member Recruitment Brunch. 9:15 Set up for Brunch 9:30 Welcome, eat and browse the Art Gallery 10:00 Orientation to League Sign-up for voter service & lobby activities 10:20 Program: Speakers' Panel Topic: LWVJA - Past, Present & Future 11:00 Adjourn

Come join us! Bring a friend who might be interested in the League of Women Voters. Bring a finger food item for the brunch.

Directions: Parking is behind the Municipal Art Gallery and the entrance to the parking lot is from N. President Street. Take Fortification St. to N. President. Turn south on N. President St. There is a Municipal Art Gallery sign by the entrance.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
6 pm
  Board Meeting.
Saturday, October 21, 2017
10 am
Willie Morris Library, 4912 Old Canton Rd., Jackson Membership Meeting. Willie Morris Library, 4912 Old Canton Rd., Jackson Topic: Protests and Civil Discourse
Saturday, November 18, 2017
10:30 am
Willie Morris Library, 4912 Old Canton Rd., Jackson Membership Meeting. Speaker: Beth Orlansky from the MS Center for Justice Topic: Voter Suppression
Saturday, January 27, 2018
10:30 am
Willie Morris Library
Jackson, MS
Membership Meeting. Guest Speaker: Nancy Loome, cofounder and Executive Director of The Parents' Campaign, a Jackson, Mississippi-based network of more than 64,000 Mississippians committed to improving and supporting public schools.
Saturday, March 10, 2018
10:30 am
Pearl Public Library
2416 Old Brandon Road, Pearl, Mississippi 39208
Membership Meeting. Life of MS Naturalist Fannie Cook and the new Wildlife Area named for her. Speaker: Libby Hartfield, Former Director, MS Museum of Natural Science.
Saturday, April 14, 2018
10:00 am
Mississippi Craft Center
Ridgeland
Annual Meeting. Brunch meeting plus a legislative report from Representative Kathy Sykes.

Please email your reservation by April 11 to web@lwv-ms.org. Cost: $12