Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, March 2, 2017
7pm
Wakelin Room
Wellesley Main Library
524 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
Meet the Candidates Night. Meet the candidates for local Town of Wellesley elected positions as well as recognize those retiring from elected Town Boards.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
All Day
Local polling precincts Town of Wellesley Election Day. Vote for candidates running for Wellesley town government positions, including Town Meeting representatives. Information about absentee voting and precinct maps can be found at the Town Clerk's website,
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
10:30am-noon
Wellesley Hills Branch Library
210 Washington St.
Wellesley, MA 02481
LWVW Position Review Committee meeting. The LWV Wellesley is conducting a year-long review of our positions on various local political issues. LWVW members are invited to participate
Thursday, March 16, 2017
7-9pm
Home of Joan Savitt Where Do We Stand? Position Review. NEW DATE!!

Join us for dessert and libation as we discuss where our local LWV stands on various issues affecting our community.

The LWVW Posiiton Review Committee has spent much of the year reviewing studies and positions taken in the past, and is now preparing to make recommendations to the Board regarding positions currently held by the Wellesley League. Please come for an update on their progress. You can find our current positions on pages 33 - 41 of the red LWVW Membership Guide & Directory.

There is still time to join this committee. Working on this committee is a great way to gain an historical perspective on our local positions. The next meeting will be at 10:30 am at the Wellesley Hills Library on Wednesday: March 15. For more information, please contact Ann-Mara Lanza or Irene Flint.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
10am
Home of Susan Clapham NEW DATE LWV Wellesley Board Meeting. All LWVW members welcome to attend. For more information or to receive an agenda, please contact LWVW.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
7-9pm
Community Room
Wellesley Police Station
485 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
Town Meeting Prep Session. Learn the details on issues to be brought forth at the upcoming Wellesley Annual Town Meeting. Various committee chairs and community leaders will be on hand to speak about the articles to be voted on. All Town Meeting Members and Wellesley residents are welcome to attend either the Thursday evening or Sunday afternoon session.
Sunday, March 26, 2017
1:30-3:30pm
Community Room
Wellesley Police Station
485 Washington Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
Town Meeting Prep Session. Learn the details on issues to be brought forth at the upcoming Wellesley Annual Town Meeting. Various committee chairs and community leaders will be on hand to speak about the articles to be voted on. All Town Meeting Members and Wellesley residents are welcome to attend either the Thursday evening or Sunday afternoon session.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
10am
Home of Ann-Mara Lanza LWV Wellesley Board Meeting. All LWVW members welcome to attend. For more information or to receive an agenda, please contact LWVW.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
10am
Home of Anne Rippy Turtle LWV Wellesley Board Meeting. All LWVW members welcome to attend. For more information or to receive an agenda, please contact LWVW.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
6:30pm
Home of Helen Stewart Annual Meeting and Pot Luck Dinner.. Join us for our Annual Meeting and Potluck Dinner. We will review this year's activities, elect a new board of officers and discuss plans for next year.
Monday, June 5, 2017
7:30pm
TBD LWV Wellesley Board Meeting. All LWVW members welcome to attend. New board members will have an opportunity to become acquainted with each other, and board policies will be discussed and voted on. For more information or to receive an agenda, please contact LWVW.