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
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
7 pm
Hopkinton Town Library
Community Room
Hopkinton NH
Money in Politics--a discussion. Public meeting. Organized by the League of Women Voters of the Greater Capital Area and co-sponsored by Hopkinton Library.

A look at how we got to this place where money rules politics

  • earlier government responses to regulate campaign finance
  • Citizens United
  • hard money, soft money, lobbying, PACs, super PACs
  • Balancing First Amendment rights
  • Solutions and what you can do

Join us for a lively presentation and discussion. Free and open to the public.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
9:30 am
Windmill Restaurant
172 Loudon Road
Concord, NH
Breakfast with the League. Join League members and friends for a breakfast of your choice and great conversation. Up-to-date information on what's going on in town, community issues and League priorities. Note that we are moving to the Windmill Restaurant who is pleased to have the League try a new meeting place.

Organized by LWV Greater Capital Area.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016
5:30 doors open; film at 6 pm
Red River Theatre
11 S. Main St.
Concord, NH 03301
Special Film Screening of "Before the Flood". Join members and friends of the League of Women Voters and of Moms Clean Air Force for a screening and discussion of the new National Geographic documentary "Before the Flood," produced by Academy-Award winners Fisher Stevens and Leonardo DiCaprio. Discussion after the film about the importance of voting for clean energy and a healthy climate on Election Day.

Documentary trailer available on YouTube

Thursday, November 3, 2016
10 am
Hilltop Community Room
New London, NH 03257
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Board Meeting. Local League members welcome at any board meetings. Contact Pat Rodgers for agenda. (Next board meeting in January, date to be announced.)
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
local polling places Election for state and federal officials.
Tuesday, November 8, 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.
Friday, November 18, 2016
League office
4 Park St Room 200
Concord, NH 03301
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.
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Tracy Library
New London, NH
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee holiday meeting/social event. All League members welcome. Details to be announced. No December board meeting.