Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Sunday, March 4, 2018-Sunday, May 20, 2018
 
Meeker Homestead Museum
2690 Stratford Rd.
Delaware, OH 43015
Notable Women from Delaware County. A thoughtful and fascinating exhibit highlighting the accomplishments for six women who advanced Delaware County and our world by their deeds. Sponsored by the United Way's Women's Leadership Network.
Monday, April 9, 2018
 
Local Board of Elections or Online at the Secretary of State's Office Last Day to Register to Vote in the May Primaries. Be sure to register or update your registration if needed before the end of this day so that you can add your voice to support democracy. You can even register or update on-line using this link at the "Delaware County Board of Elections" <hhttp://delawareboe.org>.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
8:30am-4pm
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
75 East State Street
Columbus, OH 43215
2018 LWV Ohio Statehouse Day. Join us for LWVO Statehouse Day 2018 on Wednesday, April 11! Our theme this year is "Putting the Voter First." What could be better - a room full of League members from around the state, connecting and collaborating about the most important issues we face and how to have an impact in our communities. We have all that and more on tap for this year's LWVO Statehouse Day! Cost: Varies Signup required follow this link to sign up today!
Thursday, April 12, 2018
6:30-9pm
Delaware Area Career Center - North Campus
1610 State Route 521
Delaware, OH 43015
U.S. Representative 12th District Candidate Forum. The U.S. House seat representing Ohio's 12th Congressional District became open for the first time since 2000 when Rep. Patrick Tiberi (R) announced that he would resign effective January 15, 2018. The primary election was scheduled for May 8, 2018, the same day as the state's regularly scheduled primaries, while the special election was scheduled for August 7, 2018.

The League of Women Voters chapters in Metropolitan Columbus, Delaware and Licking County as well as the Franklin County Consortium for Good Government are collaborating to present a forum on April 12 featuring all candidates running for the U.S. House of Rep. 12th District seat in the Primary Election. Voters will have a chance to learn about each candidate and what they would do if elected to office.

The event starts at 6:30pm with a half hour meet & greet. The forum officially begins at 7:00pm.

Thursday, April 19, 2018
5:30-8:00pm
First Presbyterian Church
73 Winter St.
Delaware, OH 43015
4th Annual Bean Dinner. Feeling pinched from paying your taxes? Join us for a night of intellectual stimulation and belly-filling goodness at a price that won't break the bank. Our speaker for the evening is Dr. Michael Flamm, OWU Professor of History, speaking on "Axis Sally": Ohio Wesleyan's Most Notorious and Least Understood Alum. We'll be serving ham and bean soup, vegetarian black bean soup and cornbread. All for a suggested donation of $5 per person.
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
12-1pm
The Barn at Stratford
2690 Stratford Rd.
Delaware, OH 43015
Brown Bag Lunch with Stephanie Rowe of Turning Point. Join us for our inaugural Brown Bag event. Bring your lunch and sit down with members of the League as well as interested community members to learn the latest about Turning Point and their work with and shelter for domestic violence victims. Cost: free but a donation to the Delaware County Historical Society is suggested in gratitude for the use of their space
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
6:30am-7:30pm
Your Local Polling Location Primary Election Day. Be sure to head out to the Polls today! Find your polling location here.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
6-8:30pm
Glenn Ross Country Club
231 Club House Dr.
Delaware, OH 43015
Annual Meeting and Dinner: Your Right to Know... Challenged. Public Invited Come join the League to Vote in our Officers, learn about our upcoming agenda items and hear from Randy Ludlow of the Columbus Dispatch. He will discuss the Ohio Open Records Law and recent challenges that could impact your right to know. Cost is $30 per person. RSVP to the League. lwvdelawarecountyohio@gmail.com
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
12-1pm
County Commissioner's Board Room
101 N Sandusky St.
Delaware, OH 43015
Brown Bag Lunch. Details TBD