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, June 3, 2014
check with town clerk
town and city halls Last date to change party affiliation before Sept. primaries. If you are registered with a party and you wish to vote in a different party's primary in September, you must change your party affiliation by this date.

Undeclared voters (registered for no party) may vote in the September primaries by asking for a ballot of the party of their choice on that date. See our voter registration flier for more information.

Monday, July 28, 2014
9:30 am
Corner View Restaurant
80 South St.
Concord, NH 03301
Breakfast with the League. Join League members and friends for conversion and breakfast. All welcome.
Friday, August 22, 2014
8-9 pm
Jaffrey Meetinghouse Larry Lessig talk. Talk by the founder of the NH Rebellion Lawrence Lessig. This event will cover the issue of money in politics, the urgent need for political reform and the next steps for the movement. Sponsored by the NH Rebellion. details
Saturday, August 23, 2014
9 am to noon
Dublin to Hancock Granny D Memorial Walk. Join Granny D followers who will walk one of Granny D's favorite practice routes, starting on Cobb Meadow Road at 9 AM and ending in Hancock (6 miles one way) in time to visit the Farmers' Market and gather for a picnic luncheon. A shuttle will be available for the return trip to Dublin. details
Monday, August 25, 2014
1 pm
4 Park St
Concord, NH 03301
LWVNH state board meeting. All League members are welcome.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
 
local polling places Primary Election. Voting for party candidates for county, state and federal offices.
Friday, September 12, 2014
9 am
Dept of Environmental Services office
29 Hazen Dr
Concord, NH
Public Meeting to receive comments re EPA proposed Clean Power Plan. The EPA's comment period on the proposal is open until October 16, 2014. More information is available at http://www2.epa.gov/carbon-pollution-standards. The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services requests comments and recommendations from New Hampshire stakeholders regarding any aspects of the proposal for consideration by the Department as it formulates its comments on the proposal. Comments may be submitted in writing or provided orally at the meeting. Questions regarding the meeting should be directed to Joe Fontaine at (603) 271-6794, or joseph.fontaine@des.nh.gov.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
10:00 am
Baker Library
Bow, NH
LWV Greater Capital Area Meeting. Guest speaker LWVNH co-president Sally Davis will present information gathered on energy policy and issues in NH and New England. Sally's research is an outgrowth of the energy program at Quad States conference in spring, and includes the Office of Energy and Planning draft plan and the EPA's Clean Power Plan. Energy production and use is topic of concern to all in NH. Open to the public.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
9 am
SNHU
2500 N. River Rd
Hooksett, NH 03106
Republican State Convention. Delegates will be elected on September 9 (primary ballot). (Democrats held their convention in June)
Friday, September 26, 2014
9:30 am
4 Park St
Concord, NH 03301
LWVNH state board meeting. All League members are welcome.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
7 pm
Wheeler Hall, Ware Student Center
Colby-Sawyer College
541 Main St.
New London, NH 03257
Human Trafficking: Film and discussion. A moving 30 minute film entitled "Not My Life" shows the worldwide problem of human trafficking of children and women. Then guest speaker Rev. Phyllis Evelyn will tell us about the NH implications, with time for questions and discussion.

League of Women Voters now has a position in opposition to human trafficking, allowing Leagues to advocate for better legislation, at both the state and federal level, to prevent and to punish human trafficking.

Refreshments will be served.

Organized by LWV New Hampshire and Colby-Sawyer College. Free and open to the public.

Friday, October 10, 2014
TBA
Concord
(TBA)
World Day Against the Death Penalty. An event planned by our coalition, NH Coaltion to Abolish the Death Penalty Details to be announced. Save the date.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
TBA
Veterans Hall
936 NH Rte 103
Newbury, NH 03255

(across street from
town offices &
Center Meeting
House)
LWVKearsarge/Sunapee potluck and guest speaker. Join League members, spouses, and friends for this annual get together. Bring a dish to share. Guest speaker Mark Fernald will talk about the financial state of New Hampshire. More details coming--Save the date!
Friday, October 24, 2014
9:30 am
4 Park St
Concord, NH 03301
LWVNH state board meeting. All League members are welcome.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
 
local polling places General Election. Voting for county officials, state representatives and senators, Executive Councilors, Governor, US Representatives and US Senator.