Oct
25
4:30pm 4:30pm

LWV Get Out the Vote Postcard Writing Party!!!

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Let's gather 4:30-7:PM @ our local Uncle Julio's  where we will be writing non partisan get out the vote postcards to newly registered Virginians! Let's ensure all qualified voters VOTE Nov 7th! Remember your pen and enjoy a margarita while you bring out the vote. 

Uncle Julio's - Ballston4301 Fairfax Drive   #100     Make your party reservation

 

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Oct
30
7:00pm 7:00pm

District 49 Election 2017 Candidate Forum with Alfonso Lopez and Adam Roosevelt

Know before you vote.

The League of Women Voters of Arlington invite you to meet and question the candidates running for the Virginia House of Delegates, 49th District on November 7th:

House Delegate Alfonso Lopez (D) and Adam Roosevelt (R)

NOTE CHANGES in venue and time:

Arlington Mill Community Center,

909 S. Dinwiddie St., 22204,  Room 525, 7-8:30 PM

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Sep
27
7:00pm 7:00pm

Free Movie: Democracy for Sale

Join us 7:PM September 27th, to view "Democracy for Sale" presented by LWV Arlington in partnership with Virginia Civic Engagement Table. A border and barbecue aren’t the only things Virginia and North Carolina have in common. The two states also have some of the most gerrymandered districts in the country. The screening event will be followed by a Q&A and discussion with local leaders.  Reservations here

Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
2903 Columbia Pike
Arlington, VA 22204

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Jul
12
6:30pm 6:30pm

Redistricting Group Meeting 6:30PM @ Marble and Rye

Join a lively discussion on GERRYMANDERING and help plan Arlington's and join the ONEVIRGINIA2021 campaign promoting Non-Partisan Redistricting in 2021 based on the 2020 Census. Background information here.

6:30PM at Marble and Rye,

2501 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA, 22204 - [located off of Columbia Pike and S Barton St., behind Penrose Square Park.]

Free Parking in the Giant parking garage, ask your server for validation

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May
21
3:00pm 3:00pm

History and Civics Book Club

The LWV Arlington's History and Civics Book Club will meet the third Sunday of the month at 3:PM at the home of Joan Porte - Address: 5800 N 23 St. Arlington, VA

May 21 - The Constitution: An Introduction                    Hardcover by Michael Stokes Paulsen   PART 1

June 18 - The Constitution: An Introduction                    Hardcover by Michael Stokes Paulsen   PART 2

July 16 - Between the World and Me                        Hardcover by Ta-Nehisi

Book selections for the rest of the year will be chosen during the July 16 meeting. Here are some suggested titles.

August - NO MEETING

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Mar
18
11:00am11:00am

Post-Legislative Roundtable with Arlington's State Delegates and Senator.

Saturday, March 18, 11:AM-1:PM,

George Mason Law School's auditorium, 3300 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, 22201

Come meet your state Delegates and Senator, ask questions, and learn about issues addressed at the 2017 VA State Assembly . Reserve a seat.

Confirmed Participants:
State Senator Barbara Favola (D. District 13)
Delegate Mark Levine (D. District 45)
Delegate Patrick Hope (D. District 47)
Delegate Rip Sullivan (D. District 48)
Delegate Alfonso Lopez (D. District 49)

 

 

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STATE of the UNION 2017 8PM EST
Feb
28
8:00pm 8:00pm

STATE of the UNION 2017 8PM EST

 

Watch, listen carefully and engage with our democracy by playing the League of Women Voters' annual STATE of the UNION BINGO. Download your cards

Play along and engage with us on social media. You can follow our Twitter accounts at @LWV and @Vote411 to play along with us and learn about the League's work on key issues. We'll be live-tweeting the speech and noting when a topic on the board is called out. Tweet us with the hashtags #LWV and #SOTU so that we can play together.

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