Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, April 9, 2018
Noon-2pm
Fire Station
1500 N. 15th St.
Coeur D Alene, ID 83815
LWV KOOTENAI COUNTY -. Meeting with Representative Eric Redman to Discuss Medicaid Expansion and Healthcare in General (30 minutes). Remainder of Meeting will be to Open a Nominating Committee and Plan Calendar for Next Year's Monthly Meeting Schedule
Healthcare: Attendees are welcome to present statements or questions to the representative.
Nominating Committee: Judy Edwards, facilitator Calendar: Seeking all member's ideas and volunteership to facilitate meeting and presentations. Lisa Schaff and Judy Edwards, facilitators. Attendees are welcome as early at 11:45 a.m. For your own comfort, if you please, bring a brown bag lunch.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
NOON
Arts Workshop of the 1912 Center
412 E. Third St.
Moscow, ID 83843
LWV MOSCOW MEETING - Public Welcome. "School Safety + A Family Issue, a School Issue, a Community Issue, and a National Issue," will be held at the League of Women Voters of Moscow forum noon-1 p.m. Wednesday (April 11) in the Arts Workshop of the 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018-Sunday, April 29, 2018
 
Idaho Public Television IDAHO DEBATES - LWV of Idaho Co-sponsors.
Lieutenant Governor - Republican
Tuesday April 17, 7:00 p.m. MT/PT
State Treasurer - Republican
Thursday April 19, 8:30 p.m. MT/PT
Governor - Democratic
Sunday April 22, 7:00 p.m. MT/PT
Governor - Republican
Monday April 23, 8:00 p.m. MT/PT
Superintendent of Public Instruction - Republican
Friday April 27, 8:00 p.m. MT/PT
U.S. House of Representatives
1st Congressional District - Republican
Sunday April 29, 6:30 p.m. MT/PT
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
NOON
1912 CENTER
412 E THIRD ST
MOSCOW, ID 83843
LWV MOSCOW NOON MEETING - PUBLIC WELCOME. Kate Evans will present "DACA, Dreamers, and Congressional Inaction" at the League of Women Voters of Moscow forum noon-1 p.m. Wednesday

(April 18) in the Fiske Room of the 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow.

​ Evans, an associate professor of law and director of the Immigration Clinic at University of Idaho College of Law, will discuss the latest developments in the ever-changing situation for young people who were brought to the U.S. as children illegally and who received temporary protection under a program started by President Obama.

The Public is invited to attend.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
7pm
Pocatello City Hall
911 N. 7th Avenue
Pocatello, ID 83201
LWV POCATELLO - "Are We Protecting Our Drinking Water?". Plan to attend an informative public forum

"Are We Protecting Our Drinking Water?"

Panelists: Sue Skinner, Shannon Ansley & Harold Hargraves

The Lower Portneuf Valley Aquifer is the only source of drinking water for Pocatello, Chubbuck, and north Bannock County. The panelists will discuss the vulnerabilities of our aquifer, contaminants and risks, actions needed to reduce the contamination already in the drinking water, and actions needed to ensure the safety of drinking water for future generations.

The presenters are experts on water issues. Sue Skinner, a retired Environmental Protection specialist, is currently the Environmental Policy Advisor for the Portneuf Resource Council. Shannon Ansley is the Senior Environmental Scientist for Shoshone-Bannock Tribes and was an Environmental Hydrogeologist at the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality. Harold Hargraves is Water Operations Supervisor for the City of Pocatello.

Sponsored by

Pocatello League of Women Voters

Portneuf Resource Council

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
7-9pm
Latah County Fairgraounds
1021 Harold St
Moscow, ID
LWV MOSCOW - Candidate Forum. Candidates for state legislative seats and county offices will discuss their positions on the issues at the League of Women Voters of Moscow primary election forum Wednesday (April 25) .

Candidates running for District 5 Senate and House seats, and contested Latah County offices have been invited to participate in the forum. The forum runs 7-9 p.m. at the Latah ​​​County ​Fairgrounds, 1021 Harold St, Moscow.

Candidates will be allowed a brief introductory statement and then will answer written questions from the audience. The forum will be moderated by Richard Seamon, a University of Idaho College of Law professor. Written statements from the candidates will be available at the forum.

This is an opportunity for you to meet and learn about the candidates to help you determine how your vote will be cast.

Monday, May 14, 2018
11:45am-2 pm
15th St Fire Station
1500 N 15th St
Coeur dAlene, ID 83815
LWV KOOTENAI COUNTY - Election of Officers. Election of Officers and Planning Meeting