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 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.

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, July 7, 2016
10 am
Hilltop Community Room
New London, NH 03257
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Board Meeting. Planning meeting and orientation for board members. Local League members welcome at any board meetings. Contact Pat Rodgers for agenda.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
7 pm
Nashua Public Library
Hunt Room
2 Court St.
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. or email them:

Friday, August 5, 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.
Saturday, August 13, 2016
Dublin to Peterborough Walk for Campaign Finance Reform. Join this supported walk, organized by the NH Rebellion, in the spirit of Granny D. Granny D died in 2010 at age 100, but at age 90 she walked 3,200 miles cross-country to shine a spotlight on the need for campaign finance reform. Details and sign-up at this link.
Friday, August 26, 2016
all day
everywhere Women's Equality Day. Celebrate the 96th anniversary of women's right to vote becoming the law of the land.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
local polling places Primary election for state and federal officials.
Tuesday, September 13, 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, September 27, 2016
all day
everywhere National Voter Registration Day. Encourage your friends and neighbors, your newly-turned 18 young relatives, to register to vote. This can be done at any time at your city or town clerk's office, but in many states a special push is made on this day. Visit our Elections page for fliers and brochures explaining how to register. Feel free to print out and distribute as your personal Get Out The Vote effort.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
New London Historical Society
179 Little Sunapee Rd
New London, NH 03257
LWV Kearsarge/Sunapee Pot Luck Supper & Speaker. Save the date! Details to be announced. For League members, friends, and potential members.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
local polling places Election for state and federal officials.