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League Members Holiday Party

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League Members Holiday Party

Don't miss the League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Annual Holiday Party for members and their guests. Bring your significant other and friends interested in learning more about League. Enjoy the fun!

Everyone is asked to bring an hors d'oeuvre or dessert to share. League will provide beverages: soft drinks, wine, and coffee.

We are collecting donations, in all sizes, for the homeless. Please help out by bringing:
☆ Adult winter gloves (all sizes)
☆ Warm winter socks for men and women
☆ New men's and women's long underwear (all sizes)

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Bateleur Clubhouse
137 Blue Heron Dr.
Greenwood Village, CO 80121

The clubhouse is just southwest of Belleview Ave. and Holly St.

From South University, go east on Belleview. Turn south (right) onto Fairfax.
If coming from I-25, go west on Belleview . Turn south (left) onto Fairfax.
At stop sign turn left onto Blue Heron Drive.
Continue on Blue Heron Drive, curving around to the right to the clubhouse at intersection of Blue Heron Dr. and Silver Fox Circle.
The clubhouse sits diagonally on the SE corner of Blue Heron and Silver Fox Circle.
Parking is in the lot or on the street.

Great Decisions

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Great Decisions Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Great Decisions Discussion Group will meet. We will review the Foreign Policy topics for the February and March 2020 meetings. In addition, we will discuss "hot topics", so attendees are asked bring a topic to discuss.

The Great Decisions 2020 study topics will be:
□ Climate Change and the Global Order
□ India and Pakistan
□ Red Sea Security
□ Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking
□ U.S. Relations with the Northern Triangle
□ China's Road into Latin America
□ The Philippines and the U.S.
□ Artificial Intelligence and Data

Our Great Decisions discussion meetings are open to League members and to the public.

For more information, contact Vicki Harimon at 303-770-8738, email or Monique Hea at 303-220-9273, email.

December 13, 2019
9:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
Southglenn Public Library
6972 S. Vine St.
Centennial, CO 80122


January Combined Meeting

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January Combined Dinner Meeting

Our January meeting will include a Speaker on the 2020 U.S. Census and Our annual Program Review.

Note the location change for this dinner meeting.

The 2020 U.S. Census:

Every 10 years the U. S. Constitution requires the government to count everyone living in the country. Census results help determine how billions of dollars of federal funding will flow to states and communities. The results mandate how many Congressional seats each state will receive in the House of Representatives.
Because the country is severely polarized between political parties and about many issues including immigration and health care, the census has become a source of controversy. Our speaker will explain how the census will be conducted and what efforts are being made in Colorado to encourage census participation.

League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Program Review:

Following the presentation and discussion of the census we will turn our attention to a review of LWVUS and LWVADC program positions. To expedite this review, we'll encourage members to review these program positions in advance and come prepared to identify those positions they would like to see updated or dropped.

The January Voter will include more information on this program. It will include links to LWVUS program positions and LWVADC positions for your review prior to the meeting.

We will also have an opportunity to recommend new studies and suggest program topics for the 2020-2021 LWVADC year..

All current and prospective members are invited to attend any unit meetings.

For more information, contact Sonya Pennock at 303-794-0430, email.

Mimi's is in a shopping center on the east side of Yosemite St. just south of the intersection of Yosemite St. and C470.

Monday, January 13, 2020
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Mimi's Cafe Lone Tree
9155 Park Meadows Dr.
Lone Tree, CO 80124


Management Team Meeting

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Management Team Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Management Team members will meet for their monthly planning meeting.

Monday, January 27, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Koelbel Public Library
Conference Room
5955 S. Holly St.
Centennial, CO 80121