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
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.

Update: See the Marilla Ricker page for some photos of the event.

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
check with town clerk
town offices Last day to change party affiliation. Registered voters who wish to vote for another party in the September 13, 2016, state primary must change their party affiliation no later than today. Supervisors of the checklists in towns and cities will have announced office hours today to take change of party applications.

Change of party can be done earlier at town or city clerks' offices during regular business hours.

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.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
5-7:30 pm
Baker Library
Bow, NH
LWV Greater Capital Area annual meeting. Members and guests welcome to this potluck supper with lots of League-inspired discussion and company. Election of officers and year-end reports. Please bring a dish to share. For more information, contact Peg or Mary P.
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 speaker 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
11:30-2:30
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 and knowledgeable AIL presenters. His topic is "Radical Islam: The End Game." Short business meeting to follow with election of officers, approval of a budget, and yearly report.

Open to League members, friends, spouses. Cost is $35 per person. Send check made out to LWVKS, and add a note with your menu choice for the sit-down dinner: chicken, salmon, or vegetarian. Mail your choice at least a week in advance to guarantee your seat to LWVKS, POBox 660, New London NH 03257.

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.
Saturday, June 25, 2016
9 am-5 pm
Southern NH University
Manchester NH
2016 NH Progressive Summit. "Standing on the Brink"--details coming soon. Hosted by NH Citizens Alliance for Action and Granite State Progress. Open to the public; registration online will be posted soon.
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.