The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Proposal 2 Passed!!
...now what happens???
Proposal 2 is a constitutional amendment to put key voting rights directly in the Michigan Constitution. It will enhance the fairness and integrity of our elections and protect the ability of every eligible Michigan voter to be heard.
Watch this space for future LWVLA educational events regarding the implementation of this constitutional amendment.
LWVLA Activities and Events
Where possible events will be recorded, and the video links provided for those that cannot attend.
The LWVLA Environmental Advocacy Group and the Meridian Township Environmental Commission co-hosted The How and Why of Green Burials on January 24th. About 40 people attended in person at Haslett High School, with many more participating by Zoom.
The presentation, recorded by HOMTV, can be found at https://youtu.be/CtfO3l97JeM -the Meridian Township
LWVLA Calendar Sumary
Monday, April 3rd
LWVLA Board Meeting
All members are welcome to attend, for more information contact Donna Mullins
Monday, April 10th
LWVLA Lunch and Learn
Health Inequity: How Big of a Problem Is It?
LWVLA will host a lunch presentation by Dana Watson, Health Equity Coordinator for Ingham County. Registration and Details
Tuesday, April 11th
The book club will discuss The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison. the Zoom link, contact Donna Mullins
Wednesday, April 19th
"Citizen Science " hosted by Environmental Advocacy
Group with naturalist Laura Rogers, at Fenner Nature Center
Monday, April 24th
LWVLA Annual Meeting
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Members and guests are invited to the Annual Meeting to be held at UrbanBeat in Lansing's Old Town. The guest speaker, Stephanie Nawyn, from MSU GenCen, will give a talk on "Gender Inequity in Politics". Details to follow.
LWV MI State Convention
Hold the Date!!!
The LWVLA will be hosting the State Convention at the MSU Kellogg Center. We are looking forward to seeing everyone!