Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. All meetings and events are open to the public.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
7:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton MI 49931
Board Meeting.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
5:00 pm
La Cantina
101 E Quincy St
Hancock, MI
Phone: (906) 523-7474
Board Meeting.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
6:30 PM
Portage Lake District Library
58 Huron St
Houghton, MI 49931
REDISTRICTING IN MICHIGAN: Should Politicians Choose Their Voters?. On Wednesday, December 6 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm, Martha Sloan will present "REDISTRICTING IN MICHIGAN: Should Politicians Choose Their Voters?" at Portage Lake District Library. Her presentation will cover

  • the historical background of redrawing national and Michigan districts,
  • the effect of gerrymandering on selecting winners,
  • a comparison of Michigan processes with those of other states,
  • recent court decisions,
  • the proposal of Voters Not Politicians for the Michigan 2018 ballot, and
  • the recommendations of the Michigan League of Women Voters.

The presentation will be followed by a question and answer period, and light refreshments will be available.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
7:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton MI 49931
Board Meeting.
Monday, January 22, 2018
5:00 pm
Kangas Cafe & Catering
200 Michigan St
Hancock, MI
Menu: kangascafeandcatering.com
Phone: (906) 487-7455
Annual Planning Meeting.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
7:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton MI 49931
Board Meeting.
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
7:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton MI 49931
Board Meeting.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
7:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton MI 49931
Board Meeting.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
11:30am - 12:30am
Michigan Tech Husky Dog
on campus near Library

rain location Fisher Hall
Equal Pay Day Event at MTU.
Wear red to show support!
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
7:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites
919 Razorback Drive
Houghton MI 49931
Board Meeting.