LWVSL Program Schedule 2017-18


SEPTEMBER 16, 2017--Fall Fete--Our Annual LWV Honoree event @ Wingelaar home

SEPTEMBER  21, 2017  General Meeting:  How Government Works — or Doesn’t- Kathy Biele, Chairwoman with Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams, former West Jordan Mayor Donna Evans, and Luke Garrott, University of Utah political science professor

Location:  Holladay City Hall      Meeting:   6:00 -8:00 p.m.

SEPTEMBER UNIT:  Redistricting:  (Information to come from state league)--see unit meeting schedule to attend


OCTOBER 19, 2017  General Meeting:  The Constitution--presenter Professor Tim Chambless, University of Utah-Political Science Dept. and Hinckley Institute of Politics

Location:  Columbus Center, 2530 South 500 East---Room 106, SLC--6:00--8:00 pm

October 11, 2017 - New Member Orientation

OCTOBER UNIT:  Ranked Choice Voting (state study information for consensus/concurrence)


NOVEMBER 13, 2017--General Meeting:  Update:  Intergenerational Poverty -Vickie Samuelson, Chairwoman,   Location:  Girl Scout Building, 445 East 4500 South, SLC  Meeting---6:00--8:00 p.m.  


DECEMBER 4, 2017--Holiday Social and Pot Luck Dinner  6:00--8:00 p.m.

Topic:  Child Abuse Issues in Utah--Gwen Knight, Program Provider

Location:  Club House @ Three Fountains West--Kathy Zumbro, contact @ Three Fountains

January 2018

JANUARY 6, 2018  General Meeting:  AAUW/LWVSL--co-hosts--Title:  A Legislative Preview

Location:  Girl Scout Building, 445 East 4500 South, SLC

JANUARY UNIT:  Ballot Initiatives in Utah - How we got to here from there


FEBRUARY  Date:  TBD  General Meeting:  Affordable Housing--Judi Short,  chairwoman--panelists to follow

FEBRUARY UNIT:  Medicaid Expansion - How to talk about it


MARCH 22, 2018 General Meeting:  Legislative Wrap-up--Legislative Corps, panel presenters

MARCH UNIT:  Book Club discussion with each unit to choose book to discuss


APRIL 18, 2018--State of the Community Luncheon @ Little America--Sue Lind, Chairwoman

APRIL UNIT:  Meeting left open to unit leaders to schedule and topic to be decided by each unit.


MAY  3 (as a tentative date)   General Meeting:  Program Planning-- 6:00 --8:00 p.m.

May 11-12 - LWV State Convention--Salt Lake League as host. 
     Friday, May 11 - Peery Hotel dinner, Rod Decker speaker
     Saturday, May 12 - 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Utah State Capitol Board Room, business meeting


JUNE 4 (as a tentative date)  LWVSL Annual Meeting and Pot Luck Dinner--6:00--8:00 pm