Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
6:30 pm
ETM Solar Works
300 North St, Endicott, NY 13760
Phone:(607) 785-6499
Board of Directors Meeting.
Saturday, January 23, 2016
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Denny's Restaurant
Vestal Parkway(across Bunn Hill Road from B.U.).
Let's Get Together. The League of Women Voters of Broome & Tioga Counties has made a reservation for January 23rd from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the meeting room in the Vestal Parkway Denny's.

The League's Board of Directors is seeking your feedback on the League and giving you an opportunity to share issues that are of importance to you. We want to chat and are asking you to add your voice.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
6:30 pm
ETM Solar Works
300 North St, Endicott, NY 13760
Phone:(607) 785-6499
Board Meeting.
Friday, February 26, 2016
6:00 pm
Endicott Performing Arts Center, (EPAC), 102 Washington Avenue, Endicott, NY Film Viewing - "Suffragette". The critically acclaimed film, "Suffragette," (2015), starring Meryl Streep and Carey Mulligan, will be shown at the Endicott Performing Arts Center, (EPAC), 102 Washington Avenue, Endicott, on February 26th, 2016. Admission is free.  Presented by the Public Employees Federation Local 5, PAC and United University Professionals Local. Hope you can attend to enjoy this important film on the Suffragette movement in the United Kingdom.  
Monday, March 7, 2016
3-6 pm
Decker Room
Broome County Public Library
185 Court Street, Binghamton, NY
Criminal Justice Reforms. This topic accommodates a range of research and work by our panelists, who are knowledgeable about the history of criminal justice systems and current proposals being considered by the Governor, legislature, and communities in the state and country.

Presenters: Professor William Martin - Department of Sociology, Binghamton University

Associate Professor Joshua Price - Departments of Sociology and Translation Research and Instruction, Binghamton University, author:"Prison and Social Death" (Rutgers University Press, 2015)

Professor Mecke Nagel - Departments of Philosophy, Africana Studies, Center for Gender and Intercultural Studies, SUNY Cortland; United Voices of Cortland

Andrew Pragacz - Graduate Student, Binghamton University

Monday, March 14, 2016
6:00 p.m.
SUNY Broome, Decker Building More Suffragette!-Co-sponsored by LWV Broome and Tioga Counties. An additional screening of "Suffragettes" will be presented at the Decker Building at SUNY Broome, Monday March 14th, 2016 at 6 p.m. The program will include a panel discussion. More detailed information will be provided as it becomes available. The LWVBTC will be cosponsoring the event and providing voter registration.
Saturday, April 2, 2016
10 am - 4 pm
Syracuse Area
Liverpool Public Library
310 Tulip St,
Liverpool, NY
(near intersection
of Rtes 90 and 81)
Regional Training Workshop. The League of Women Voters of NYS invites all members to come to training workshops being held throughout the state on Saturdays from 10:00-4:00 in March and April. All members are invited to attend any or all of the workshops. All local Leagues board members are strongly encouraged to attend at least part of the day. Lunch will be provided and will allow for informal networking among the attendees. There is a $5 charge to cover other expenses.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
 
Albany, NY Advocacy Training Day. LWVNYS is still developing the exact schedule, but are tentatively planning on presentations by our Issue Specialists on "hot topics" in the morning, lunch for networking, and then lobby visits with your own legislators to lobby our League priority issues (still to be determined). Watch for more info - but mark your calendar now!