Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Join us for civics, activism, voter education, and community! Open to Everyone!

Date & Time        Place        Description
Sunday, March 26, 2017
2-5p.m.
The Lincoln at Tinner Hill (S. Maple Ave.), And Falls Church Community Center Falls Church Women's History Walk. Presented by the Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation and Falls Church Elected Officials Tinner Hill Board members, Falls Church City Council members, Falls Church School Board members and Falls Church Treasurer.

Sunday, March 26, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Starting point: The plaza bottom of the hill outside The Lincoln at Tinner Hill (S. Maple Ave.)

Ending point: Falls Church Community Center

On the Walk participants can stop at stations marked by white balloons to learn about the women who wrote "herstory." The Walk will end with a Community Resource Fair in the Community Center, featuring civic organizations, churches, health & wellness businesses, community groups, mom's groups, and information about how to run for office.

A great opportunity to learn about history and discover how you can make a difference now!

Wear white when you join in the Walk on March 26!

Monday, March 27, 2017
7:30 p.m.
Blackfinn Ameripub
2750 Gallows Rd
Vienna, VA 22180
Sips & Civility: Redistricting & Advocacy. Join us for an evening of casual discussion about how we can make an impact in the fight for redistricting. Our Sips & Civility discussions are open to everyone and we want you to bring friends and family! When we all share and listen, we all learn. Lets learn about how we can make a difference--so that voters pick their elected officials and not the other way around!
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Viget Corporation Conference Room
105 West Broad Street - 4th Floor
Falls Church, VA 22046
Board Meeting.
Saturday, April 8, 2017
9:30 am-3 pm
National Rural Electric Cooperative
4301 Wilson Blvd Ste 803
Arlington, Virginia 22203
A Place to Call Home: Affordable Housing Forum. What are the Challenges? How are They Being Addressed? What Can We Do to Help?

To RSVP, please go to the EventBrite link.

Free garage parking + enter N Taylor Street Ballston/MU Metro station + 3 blocks away

Morning coffee & pastries & Afternoon beverages & snacks

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
7-9p.m.
Victory Comics
586 S. Washington St.
Falls Church
Civics Game Night!. Travel back through time to the days of high school civics. We'll dive into history, geography, political science, and pop culture. Get a refresher in civics in the safe space of the League of Women Voters (LWV) and Victory Comics! Everyone is welcome!
Sunday, April 23, 2017
All week
Virginia VA High School Week Registration.
Sunday, April 23, 2017
4 - 5:30 p.m.
Falls Church Community Center
223 Little Falls Street
Falls Church, VA 22046
Community Forum on Transportation.
Saturday, May 6, 2017
9:30am-1pm
Clyde's of Gallery Place
707 7th St NW
Washington, DC 20001
LWVNCA Annual Convention. LWVNCA Annual Convention will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 starting at 9:30 am to approximately 1:00 pm. Clyde's of Gallery Place Restaurant in the Piedmont Room upstairs 707 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001

The meal will be a buffet brunch.

Registration is due Friday, April 28th.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
7-9p.m.
Victory Comics
589 S. Washington St.
Falls Church
Civics Game Night!. Travel back through time to the days of high school civics. We'll dive into history, geography, political science, and pop culture. Get a refresher in civics in the safe space of the League of Women Voters (LWV) and Victory Comics! Everyone is welcome!
Saturday, May 20, 2017
9:30 am - noon
Pizzeria Orzo
400 S. Maple
Falls Church, VA 22046
Annual Meeting and Brunch. Join us for brunch, election of officers, and a celebration what we accomplished together! Everyone is welcome.
Monday, May 22, 2017
 
Virginia Deadline to be registered to vote in the June 13 Primary.
Thursday, June 8, 2017
 
  Joint Board Meeting (new and old boards).
Thursday, June 8, 2017
 
  Joint Board Meeting (New and Old Boards).
Saturday, June 10, 2017-Sunday, June 11, 2017
 
Clarion Hotel
1500 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176
LWV-VA Convention.. LWV-VA State Board will be holding their biennial Convention hosted by the LWV of Loudoun County & LWV Prince William Area.

Join us for speakers, workshops, and organizational information. Everyone is welcome!

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
6 am to 7 pm
Virginia Primary: Both Republicans and Democrats will hold a primary election. Polls open 6 am to 7 pm
Monday, October 9, 2017
7:00 p.m. + 8 p.m.
Richmond, VA

But aired on TV stations around the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Virginia Gubernatorial Debate.. The People's Debate co sponsored by League of Women Voters of Virginia, AARP Virginia and WTVR and WCVE TV stations.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
6 am to 7 pm
Virginia Virginia General Election. Election for Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General and House of Delegates statewide.