Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. This page also posts dates of upcoming elections in NH.

For information about candidate forums and debates, please see our separate Scheduled Candidate Forums page.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
6:30 pm
Kimball Library
5 Academy Ave.
Atkinson, NH 03811
information session on the Southern New Hampshire Regional Water Pipeline. Hosted by LWVNH-Southern Rockingham County unit. Free and open to the public.

Guest speakers will be Erin Holmes + DES, Drinking Water Groundwater Trust Fund Administrator in the MtBE Remediation Bureau

Steve Roy - DES

Mike Unger + DES, Engineering Architect

Senator Chuck Morse - Chair, Drinking Water Groundwater Commission

Harold Morse - President, Hampstead Area Water Company

Charlie Lanza + General Manager, Hampstead Area Water Company

Agenda includes background, the plan, funding, and time for Q&A.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
7 pm
Jaffrey Public Library LWVNH Peterboro Plus unit meeting. All members and potential members and the public welcome!

Meet Your Elected Representatives: this is the second in a series of such meetings. For this event, the following NH Representatives will be invited: John Hunt, John O'Day, Richard Ames, Doug Ley and Craig Thompson To discuss current state and local issues.

Note: Our meeting location will vary so we are accessible to all our member towns. We are looking for free public meeting spaces in the greater Peterborough area, if anyone has any suggestions.

For an agenda and confirmation of the meeting place, email the unit's steering committee at the email below.

<LWVpboroplus@gmail.com>

Thursday, March 21, 2019
7-9 pm
Nashua Public Library
(downstairs)
Monthly meeting LWVNH Greater Nashua unit. All League members and the public are invited.

League unit meetings will be held every 3rd Thursday of the month. Nashua Public Library, downstairs from 7 to 9. Contact the new steering committee for an agenda for future meetings: Joanne Emus, Kate Welsh and Emily Caswell

Monday, March 25, 2019
2:30 to 4:30 pm
League office
4 Park St Room 200
Concord, NH 03301
LWVNH Board Meeting. All League members are welcome, but due to limited space please let us know if you wish to attend so we can plan seating.

Note time change to later in the afternoon.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
9:30-afternoon
Concord League's annual "Day at the Legislature". Join League board members to experience first hand going to hearings, and observe testimony. Lunch and debriefing in the State House Cafeteria after a morning in hearings. Details to be announced, advance registration required, and as always if it turns out little is happening, we cancel the day.
Saturday, April 6, 2019-Sunday, April 7, 2019
TBA
Wells, Maine New England League Leadership Conference. Save the date! All League members are invited to this annual gathering of New England Leagues. Theme this year is "Advancing civility in a Diverse New England."

Details were announced in February NH Voter. Or click here for information on registration.

Note: there are problems with the automated reservation system at the hotel in Maine. If you call them directly and say you are calling about the block of rooms reserved for League of Women Voters, you should be able to book a room at the discount rate. Use this phone number: (207) 641-8419

click here for finalized agenda 3-14-19

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
9:30-10:30 am
Fenwood Commons
99 Fenwood Rd
New London, NH 03257
Coffee & Conversation with the League. All League members and their guests are invited. This is a revival of the "Second Tuesdays" meetings of LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Area members. Coffee & refreshments will be served.

Political and other issues of the group's choice to be discussed.

Thursday, April 11, 2019
10 am
Hilltop House
New London, NH
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee board meeting. Monthly board meeting. Local League members are welcome to attend.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
7 pm
Hancock Public Library TENTATIVE DATE & PLACE. Check back later. Peterborough Plus monthly meeting. Monthly meeting followed by Meet Your Elected Officials: State Senate and Executive Council Edition. We have invited Senators Jeanne Dietsch and Ruth Ward, Executive Councillors Debora Pignatelli and Andru Volinsky.

All League members and the public are welcome.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
TBA
Mt. Washington Valley LWVNH- MWV unit annual meeting. Details to be announced.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
check with town clerk
local polling places town elections. Some NH towns are electing municipal officials today. SB2 towns hold their deliberative sessions earlier. For some, town meeting will be held after elections or in the coming week. Check your town website or town clerk for details.
Saturday, May 18, 2019
TBA (about 9 am to 2:30 pm)
Baker Library
509 South St
Bow, NH 03304
LWVNH convention. All League members welcome. Details to be announced. Save the Date! to connect with other League members from around the state, to elect state officers, and to share your views of future League priorities and work.

One of our guest speakers with be Rep. Susan Almy, who chairs the House Ways & Means Committee and will tell us about the state budget process.

Monday, June 3, 2019
TBA
Mt. Washington Valley Meet your Elected Officials. Save the date. Details to be announced. Organized by LWVNH-Mt. Washington Unit. An opportunity for elected state officials to meet constituents, discuss issues together.
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
check with city clerk
Concord, Ward 4 polling place Concord ward 4 city council special election. Filing for the vacant position opens April 5.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Noonish
Lake Sunapee Country Club
289 Country Club Lane (off Rte 11)
New London, NH 03257
Annual meeting, League of Women Voters Kearsarge/Sunapee Area. Guest speaker will be the Honorable Tina Nadeau, Chief Justice of the New Hampshire Superior Court. Her topic will be "Drug Court, Where Justice and Treatment Meet." Learn about an alternative to incarceration for criminal justice involved individuals who suffer from substance use disorder.

This is a luncheon event, followed by Justice Nadeau's talk and a short business meeting to elect officers and adopt a budget.

Advance reservations and payment required. Details will be mailed to local League members in May and posted here.