Making Democracy Work

League Programs

Voter Registration

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Voter Registration Opportunities

League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties members are asked to volunteer for one of this month's voter registration sessions at U.S. Naturalization Services ceremonies.

Important requirements before registering voters:

Please sign up in advance in order to arrange becoming a certified circulator by contacting Gladys Hodges.

It is required that every circulator re-review the training videos and re-pass the voter registration test each year. The training and test is located on the Colorado Secretary of State web site here.

Then every circulator should bring a signed training acknowledgment document for 2018 the first time volunteering for voter registration and give the document to Gladys Hodges, who will keep it on file for the year.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111

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Thursday, April 26, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111

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Monday, May 7, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111

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Monday, May 14, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111

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Thursday, May 17, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111

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Monday, May 21, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
1:45 p.m.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
12484 E. Weaver Pl.
Centennial, CO 80111

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April Lunch Bunch

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Lunch Bunch

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Lunch Bunch is a social get-together for League members and their guests. This month's lunch will be at Chili's Restaurant. Separate checks and no reservation required.

The restaurant is located on the northeast corner of the intersection of Parker Rd. and Arapahoe Rd.

For more information, contact Vicki Harimon at 303-770-8738, email.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
11:30 a.m.
Chili's Restaurant
6646 S. Parker Rd.
Aurora CO 80016

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LWVUS Annual Convention 101 Online Webinar

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LWVUS Annual Convention 101 Online Webinar

The League of Women Voters U.S. will hold an Annual Convention 101 Webinar online to share detailed information about attending the LWVUS 53rd Annual Convention. Pre-registration for the webinar is required and may be done on their registration web page.


Thursday, April 26, 2018
noon Mountain Time


LWVUS Dangers of a Constitutional Convention Webinar

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LWVUS Understanding the Dangers of a Constitutional Convention Webinar.

The League of Women Voters U.S. will hold an Understanding the Dangers of a Constitutional Convention Webinar online to share information about the risks involved with convening a Constitutional Convention and discuss the efforts supported by the League to stop this threat to our democracy from moving forward. Pre-registration for the webinar is required and may be done on their registration web page.


Wednesday, May 2, 2018
1:00 p.m. Mountain Time


Great Decisions

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Great Decisions Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Great Decisions group will meet for some interesting discussions.

Great Decisions is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties. One does not have to be a member of League to attend the meetings. It is open to anyone who would like to discuss foreign policy in a nonpartisan environment.



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

Friday, May 4, 2018
9:30 a.m
Southglenn Public Library
Meeting Room A
6972 S. Vine St.
Centennial, CO 80122

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Water and Climate Change Committee

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Water and Climate Change Committee Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Management Team members will meet for a tour of the UCAR Laboratory.

After the tour presentation, there will be time to tour the many exhibits or walk on the Walter Orr Roberts Weather Trail.

The cafeteria is open from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

For more information contact Marilyn Ayers 303-471-8301, mk303@comcast.net or Maggi Markey 704-661-9072, maggimakey @gmail.com

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
1:00 p.m.
UCAR Foothills Lab
(formerly NCAR)
3450 Mitchell Ln.
Boulder, CO 80301

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Water and Climate Change Committee Meeting

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Water and Climate Change Committee Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Management Team members will meet for a presentation by Jan Yeckes, Planning Division Manager at the Arapahoe County Public Works and Development.

A lot is happening in land use in Arapahoe County and this is your chance to ask questions about it.

For more information, contact Maggi Markey at 704-661-9072, maggimarkey@gmail.com.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
1:00 - 2:30 pm p.m.
Arapahoe Open Spaces Building
Bijou Room
6954 S. Lima St.
Centennial, CO 80112

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Voter Registration

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Voter Registration at Alamo Drafthouse

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties will Register Voters and Provide June 26 Primary Information on May 18 at the Alamo Drafthouse for the File Premier of the Ruth Bader Ginsberg Documentary.

For more information or to volunteer, please contact Marilyn Ayers at 303-471-8301, mk303@comcast.net.

Friday, May 18, 2018
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Aspen Grove Shopping Center
7301 S. Santa Fe Dr.
Littleton, CO 80120

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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, May 21, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Koelbel Public Library
The Living Room (in back of the Koelbel Cafe)
5955 S. Holly St.
Centennial, CO 80121

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May Combined Meeting

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May Combined Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties all member meeting will feature a panel discussion on The Public's Right to Know. Guest panelists will provide Social Media information from Dr. Christopher Jennings, Professor of Journalism and Technical Communications at Metro State University; Fake News information from Genine Plunkett, Reference Librarian at the Denver Public Library; and information on The Role of The Media In Informing Citizens from Larry Ryckman, Denver Post News Department Editor.

Centennial Community Center is south of Arapahoe Rd. on Jordan Rd. S. and E. Fremont Ave.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
5:30 p.m.
Centennial Community Center
7272 S. Eagle St.
Centennial, CO 80112

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LWVCO Annual Council

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LWVCO 2018 Council

League leaders are invited to participate in the League of Women Voters of Colorado 2018 Council. Attendees will participate in State League business, a 2018 Legislative Session Review, Fall Election Preview, Hands-on Leadership Workshops, a Celebration Dinner, and a Keynote Speaker Luncheon.

Each Local League may designate their president (or alternate) and one chosen delegate. Local Leagues may also add League members as observers, space permitting.

Individual tickets are $85 per delegate/observer and include the breakfast, luncheon, dinner, and materials. Tickets exclude transportation and lodging.

Local Leagues should register by the deadline of Friday, May 18. Space is limited, so Local Leagues should register early. The registration form is here.

Friday, June 1, 2018 - Saturday June 2, 2018
10:00 a.m. Friday - 2:00 p.m. Saturday
Holiday Inn Stapleton Denver East Hotel
3333 E. Quebec St.
Denver, CO 80207

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LWVADC Annual Meeting

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LWVADC Annual Meeting

Members are encouraged to attend our League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties 48th Annual Meeting

The meeting will provide an opportunity for socializing and will feature guest speaker Amber Vasek of the U.S. Customs and Immigration Services.

Member decisions to be made at the meeting will include:
   Elect Management Team members
   Budget approval
   Local program approvals

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.     Social hour to visit over coffee and/or breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.   Business meeting
11:00 a.m. - noon  Keynote speaker

Cost per person will be $5 for coffee, or a $10 breakfast choice, or a $15 breakfast choice + $2 for meeting costs. Coffee and breakfast cost includes beverage, tax, and tip. Payment by check will be due in advance to Jill Smith by June 6. She may be contacted at 562-972-3220, jillco@q.com.

Saturday, June 9, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Zink Restaurant
Double Tree Hotel
7801 E. Orchard Rd.
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

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LWVCO Annual Leader of Democracy Reception

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LWVCO 2018 Leader of Democracy Reception

The League of Women Voters of Colorado 2018 Leader of Democracy Award Reception will honor Ken Salazar, former Secretary of the Interior and U.S. Senato, as this year's LWVCO Leader of Democracy. This is the signature fundraising event for our State League.

Tickets will be available soon. For more information, see the LWVCO web site here.

Monday, June 25, 2018
5:30- 7:30 p.m.
University Club of Denver
1673 Sherman St.
Denver, CO 80203

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