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
Thursday, May 5, 2016
10 am
Community Room at
Hilltop, New London
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Board Meeting. Contact Pat Rodgers for agenda.

All local League members are welcome at any board meeting.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
 
town polling places Town elections. Some NH towns hold elections on this date rather than in March. Town meeting may be held on this date or shortly after.

NH towns operating as SB2 towns will have voting today with a deliberative session earlier. Check with town clerk for date and place of deliberative session.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
10 am
McKenna's Restaurant
Colonial Plaza
New London, NH 03257
2nd Tuesdays coffee +. Join LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Area members for informal conversation about items and issues of concern to League members and the public. All League members and potential members welcome. This month's topic: delegates, super-delegates, what's going on?
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
7 pm
Nashua Public Library
East Wing
Nashua NH
Preventing gun violence--a discussion. Guest speaker Deidre Reynolds- NH Volunteer Coordinator for Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America. League members and potential members welcome.

For more information about League activities in the Greater Nashua Area visit the LWVNH Nashua Unit's Facebook page.

Sunday, May 15, 2016
2 pm
Nashua Public Library Theater
Nashua NH
Special Film Screening of Selma: The Bridge To The Ballot. Special Film Screening of Selma: The Bridge To The Ballot- a documentary film on Voting Rights in America produced by the Southern Poverty Law Center as part of their Teaching Tolerance project. Introduction of the film and group discussion will be facilitated by Special Guest Joan Flood Ashwell, Election Law Specialist for the League of Women Voters NH.

For more information about League activities in the Greater Nashua Area visit the LWVNH Nashua Unit's Facebook page.

Monday, May 16, 2016
3:30 pm
State House
North rear entry corridor
Concord, NH
Marilla Ricker portrait unveiling ceremony. We succeeded! Thanks to the donations of 80 people and organizations, we will have Marilla's portrait in the State House. Join us for the official unveiling.

The Governor and the bill sponsors have been invited to speak. The artist will be there, as will many of the donors and members of the League of Women Voters NH and the NH Women's Bar Assn, who jointly raised the funds for the portrait.

Free and open to the public.

The unveiling will be followed by an informal reception on the State House Plaza.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
7 pm tentative
Tracy Library
New London, NH
Meet Our Representatives. Program organized and hosted by League of Women Voters of the Kearsarge/Sunapee Area to allow voters and state legislators to discuss the issues in the NH legislature this year. Details to be announced.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
5:30-7 pm
Hopkinton Library
Community Room
61 Houston Dr.
Contoocook, NH 03229
Learn about League. Open to anyone in the area who might want to learn more about what the League does, how League can make a difference in the community as well as the state and nation, and what individuals gain by being members. No pressure; no commitment. Come to find out more, and bring a friend!
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
9:30-noon
4 Park St Room 200
Concord, NH 03301

(League office)
LWVNH State Board Meeting. Monthly board meeting. Board meetings are open to all League members, but because of space limitations, please let us know in advance if you plan to attend.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016-Friday, June 10, 2016
 
town clerk or Secretary of State's office Filing period for state offices. Voters wishing to change party affiliation to vote in the September state primary for a different party must do so BEFORE this filing period. Candidates for state and federal offices must file during this period.
Thursday, June 2, 2016
10 am
Community Room at
Hilltop, New London
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Board Meeting. Contact Pat Rodgers for agenda.

All local League members are welcome at any board meeting.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
10 am
McKenna's Restaurant
Colonial Plaza
New London, NH 03257
2nd Tuesdays coffee +. Join LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Area members for informal conversation about items and issues of concern to League members and the public. All League members and potential members welcome.
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
7 pm
Nashua Public Library
East Wing
Nashua NH
Homelessness in NH--a discussion. Guest speakeer Cathy Kuhn, PhD., Executive Director, NH Coalition to End Homelessness. League members and potential members welcome.

For more information about League activities in the Greater Nashua Area visit the LWVNH Nashua Unit's Facebook page.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
mid-day
Lake Sunapee Country Club
New London, NH 03257
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Annual Meeting. Enjoy socializing with League members and friends, a delightful lunch, and guest speaker Art Rosen, one of the most popular AIL presenters. His topic is "Radical Islam: The End Game." Short business meeting to folow with election of officers and approval of a budget.

Cost and registration info to come. SAVE THE DATE.

Friday, June 24, 2016
9:30-noon
4 Park St Room 200
Concord, NH 03301

(League office)
LWVNH State Board Meeting. Monthly board meeting. Board meetings are open to all League members, but because of space limitations, please let us know in advance if you plan to attend.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
7 pm
Nashua Public Library
East Wing
Nashua NH
Open Democrary--moving forward from here.. Guest speaker Olivia Zink, Executive Director, Open Democracy. League members and potential members welcome.

For more information about League activities in the Greater Nashua Area visit the LWVNH Nashua Unit's Facebook page.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
 
local polling places Primary election for state and federal officials.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
 
local polling places Election for state and federal officials.